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Sat, 30 Apr


Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav

Packraft workshop with Honza Žďánský

Are you a packraft and want to improve your riding on white water? Do you want to learn about packrafting techniques, safety, equipment tips, all under the supervision of a seasoned packraft fighter? Then you are right here! Price: 2,450 CZK (I need to rent a packraft) Price: CZK 1950 (I have my own packraft)

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Packraft workshop with Honza Žďánský
Packraft workshop with Honza Žďánský

Čas a místo

30 Apr 2022, 10:00 – 01 May 2022, 17:00

Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav, Na Prádle, 250 01 Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav, Czechia

O události

We have prepared this weekend workshop for packrafters with special guest Honza Žďánský. Honza is a traveler and expedition packrafter, who definitely has a lot to say about packraft riding, equipment and safety when moving with a packraft on the water.  He is an ambassador for several well-known and lesser-known manufacturers of branded equipment.

In order for you to enjoy this workshop to the maximum, we have limited the number of participants to 6. Honzo's specialty isbikepackrafting. How to combine a bicycle and a packraft is a topic that you will definitely hear about from Honza on the course. 



9:30 - Start of the workshop

10:00 Safe packraft - equipment, lines, straps, leashes, helmet, vest, handball.

10:30 Training on calm water, 

  • control shots technique
  • wet return self/assisted 
  • koala
  • lowbrace and high brace laying technique

12:00 LUNCH break

14:00 Joint safety briefing

15:00 Driving technique on flowing water - safe stopping in the backwater, crossing currents

16:30 End of the program on the water. 

Evening program:

  • Screening of the travelogue bikerafting Scotland or Sweden
  • packing for an expedition/planning a trip to lakes, sea or river 


10:00 Unpacking and stowing the load on the packraft

10:30 a.m. Training on the water - riding on the canal and practicing technique

12:00 LUNCH break

14:00 Afternoon part on the water

  • shots, improving the forward shot and power generation
  • self protection
  • training in safe stopping and going into the current

16:00 - end of the workshop


  • instructor team
  • rental of possibly missing equipment
  • channel fee
  • in the case of the packraft rental option, the rental fee is included in the price
  • photos from the course

The price does not include:

  • risk sports insurance
  • food and drink for the entire duration of the event

*The program is indicative and may change depending on the abilities of the participants and their physical fitness.

The minimum number of participants is 3

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