SailingAbout Miles

Miles has worked in the Outdoor Industry for over 20 years, managing Outdoor Centres throughout the UK.

He has a vast array of qualifications including Royal.Yachting Association Senior Instructor, Power Boat Instructor , British Canoe Union Coach and Foundation and Safety Rescue Assessor and Single Pitch Award climbing Instructor.  One of Miles true passions is Sailing, he has more than just the average knowledge when it comes to  Yachts. Miles recently sailed his 23ft Pegasus from Whitehaven in Cumbria, across the notorious Bay of Biscay to Lacaruna in Northern Spain then onto the Canaries followed  by Cape Verde until “The Big Atlantic Crossing” to Barbados.

About Kate

Kate has worked in the property sector for over 20 years including working for an International Property Company specialising in the sale of Hotels and Bed and Breakfasts.

Kate has a varied outdoor background which has involved assisting in leading expeditions to various parts of the world with Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society. Kate is also a Semi professional Folk Musician and can be known to blast a few “Tunes” on her tin whistle from time to time.

Cornmill Outdoor Activities Tariff.

*For boat hire you must be able to demonstrate competence before hiring*

Boat Hire:
Canoes and Kayak’s £10 Per Person Per Hour.

Dinghy Hire:
Single hander (Topper) £15 Per Hour.
Single hander (Laser 1) £15 Per Hour
Double hander (Laser2) £20 Per Hour.

Wayfarer Hire:

£20 Per Hour.

British Canoe Union Courses

1 Star– An introduction to basic skills. Assessment is both Kayak and Canoe.

2 Star– An improvement Award to develop fundamental paddle sport skills on flat water. Develop strokes and techniques including rescues, theory, equipment, access and safety. Assessment is for both Kayak and Canoe.

3 Star-For intermediate paddlers. Develops more advanced skills and teqniques. (Must have 2 Star).

1 Star Award– £58.50 Per Person (2 day course)

Package Deal– £110.00 Per Person (Includes Accommodation, Breakfast and Evening Meal.)

2 Star Award- £72.00 Per Person (3 day course)

Package Deal– £150.00 Per Person (Includes Accommodation, Breakfast and Evening Meal.)

3 Star Award– £ 89.00 (plus registration fee) – Per Person (3 day course

Package Deal– £160.00 (Includes Accommodation, Breakfast and Evening Meal.).

Adult Taster Sessions

Canoe & Kayak– £15 Per Person for 1 Hour.

Dinghy– £20 Per Person for 1 Hour.