Sjoa LaunchPad

You can have it all in Norway; learn, paddle & enjoy. Norway is famous for waterfalls, slides, and monster rapids, however it is also home to more of the world’s finest Class III and IV intermediate water than you’ll find anywhere else. From the big and bouncy Sjoa to steep and technical Stor Ula, and everything in between, the region … Read More

Sjoa Creeking

Perfect running drops, in a great setting with insightful coaching. Think of Norway and you might conjure up images of clean waterfalls or spectacular slides, and if this is what you’re after then the Sjoa Creeking trip won’t disappoint. Clean Drops, Smooth Slides and Great Days on the River. Trip Programme Overview & Summary Trip Photos Adventure Itinerary Group Composition … Read More

Norway Short Courses

Running Great Lines for Paddlers to Thrive on Gene17Kayaking brings their short courses format to Norway. Simon Westgarth heads up these courses based in Sjoa. The opportunity to learn and progress swiftly is common place on our courses, plus we’re have fun trying new lines and enjoying the great white water to be found in Sjoa. If you don’t see … Read More

Next Generation Training

Wanted: Paddlers demanding ambitious solutionsNEXT COURSES; location SLOVENIA 28/4 March/April 2020We get many requests for internships, work and help from young paddlers looking to get on into white water kayaking and potentially a career on the river. The Next Generation Training is for paddlers looking to charge on, have key and important input from industry leaders and start the development … Read More

Advanced White Water Coach

Video Feedback coaching tool

Learn from paddlers with advanced white water expertise. Get insight into cutting edge coaching practise, a modern performance model to development from and learn from those with advanced white water expertise. Soča, Slovenia; for the paddler who wishes to coach on Class III and IV whitewater. Set in the perfect natural classroom of the Soča river, this course will have … Read More

Sjoa River Festival

Sjoa River Festival is a grassroots kayaking event that has been a great highlight of the summer paddling season in Norway since 1997. Hosted by Strie Strømmer and Gene17Kayaking, with help from volunteers from the kayaking community. Based around the Strie Strømmer kayak shop in the Heidal Valley and in middle of one of the world’s best white water kayaking … Read More

Norway Valldal Road Trip

The Perfect White Water Tour. Norway is Europe’s prime destination for summer paddling fun. With steep creekin’, big volume, technical alpine runs, and pool-drop fun all available as and when you please, Norway has it all, and more. Trip Programme Overview & Summary Trip Photos Adventure Itinerary Group Composition Experience Required What the Price Does/Does not Include Deposit Payment Booking … Read More

Sjoa Progressive & Dynamic

Norway, you can have it all; learn, paddle & enjoy. Norway is famous for waterfalls, slides, and monster rapids, however it is also home to more of the world’s finest Class III and IV intermediate water than you’ll find anywhere else. From the big and bouncy Sjoa to steep and technical Store Ula, and everything in between, the region has … Read More

Norway Creeking

Big Drops, Big Moves all need Precision Coaching. Think of Norway and you might conjure up images of clean waterfalls or spectacular slides, and if this is what you’re after then the Norway Creeking trip won’t disappoint. Trip Programme Overview & Summary Trip Photos Adventure Itinerary Group Composition Experience Required What the Price Does/Does not Include Deposit Payment Booking Info … Read More

Ula Slides Race

The famed Ula Slides Race part of the Sjoa River Festival is hosted by Gene17Kayaking, in Norway. This event, one of the main stays of of the Sjoa River Festival, located on the renowned Ula Slides section, with competitors sprinting down a series of slides and drops. The top ten get to go again, to battle it out for the … Read More