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February 2018
Gene17's River Flow Newsletter


Due to recent numerous requests we have added a new range of solutions for paddlers coming to Valsesia. For over 17 years we have offered our benchmark week long all inclusive Piemonte Steep Creeking, adding the Intro to Creeking trip along the way, and hosting the Valsesia River Festival for the past 7 years. 

New on offer are both day clinics, short courses and coaching only week long programmes with Gene17Kayaking's core team of coaches. We are in Valsesia 29th April through to 10th June in 2018. With such great snow conditions, we'll expecting a fine runoff season this spring in Italy.


Egua Cylinder Action at its best


On the new  Creek Week  during both 7/12 May and 21/26 May 2018, you can now have all the same on the water experiences as our Piemonte Steep Creeking Trip, set at as a value option at 800€. We have paddlers joining from all over the world, as well as just down the road. With our Creek Week course we hope to include more paddlers on our Steep Creeking trips. We can also offer kayak hire, airport shuttle and of course local transport to and from the river too.

Gene17Kayaking's Piemonte Steep Creeking Promo


During the week of the Valsesia River Festival, we have a series of 2 day short courses at 250€ each. The  Steep Creeking Clinic is a complete package, crammed into 2 days. Go creeking and get input into your paddling, whether technical, tactical or shaping the mind set for success. In addition too the   Boof & Drops Course a technically focused coaching, to master your boof and how to run drops.

Steep Creeking Clinic
13/14 May
15/16 May

Boof & Drops
17/18 May

Safety Course
17/18 May


Any Day, Any Time in Valsesia, Italy for May & early June for coaching and guiding. Simply  Contact Us if you need to sharpen your skills, need to give your club a rest or wish to step it up on your club's day off, we will be on hand to provide a drop in, drop out river guiding service. What ever your paddling needs, we'll be able to help.
    Group Rate for 6 days of coaching - 1800€ -  NB: this price includes Milan Airport shuttle, river transport & kayak/paddle hire if required.
    Group Rate for a day 300€
    Individual Rate for 6 days of coaching on a scheduled course - 800€
    Individual Rate for 6 days of coaching on an open booking - 1300€
    Individual Rate for a day of coaching on an open booking - 250€
As you can see we have a lot of new solutions for you to join us in Valsesia, home to some of Europe's best spring time creeking. Be sure to  Contact Us if you have any questions.

See you on the river.


Best Regards,


Simon Westgarth
Gene17 Ltd
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