Ant Morgan Coaching

Providing high quality adventurous activities, specialising in Paddlesports training, assessments & guiding. Can also deliver a range of other activities.

As a trained teacher and outdoor professional I have been instructing, coaching and teaching in the outdoors for over 10 years, holding vast experiences in developing a wide range of clients and their skills. Personally I have walked, climbed and paddled in various places including Nepal, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Austria, Switzerland, Italy and France.

Operating as usual

Photos from Ant Morgan Coaching's post 12/07/2021

Great to get out with #LandD_adventures tonight in Fort William. Looking at new venues and some #britishcanoeing #personalperformanceawards #paddleboarding #scotland #paddlesports #fortwilliam

Photos from Ant Morgan Coaching's post 24/06/2021

Loving my new boat and being back on the River Wye. Not had much time to paddle it recently, but making up for it now.

#blacksnowcanoeoutfitters #silverbirchcanoes #riverwye #canoeing #peakuk #dofecanoeing


Picked up my new boat just before lockdown. Great service from Black Snow Canoe Outfitters and would highly recommend them. Looking forward to being able to get back on the water.


Nice to catch up with Ant Morgan today at Stone Slalom club on the Trent 😎

Ant was collecting his new Custom Highline Broadland15 so a quick float in the demo boat to finalise kneeling thwart position before fitting one in his new boat 👍

Ant Morgan Coaching



Great day on the Usk yesterday, working with some long term students. Spending the day looking at personal skills and leadership.

#canoeing #southwales #coaching #escapewatersports #WhateverYourEscape


Looking for a course?

I’m currently putting together course dates for the coming months. If you’re looking for a course to be built around you and your availability get in touch.

Courses include:

• Leadership Awards in Canoe & Kayak
• Core Coach Training
• Sheltered Water Coach Training
• White Water Canoe or Kayak Coach Training
• Personal Performance Awards
• Bespoke training to meet your needs.

Your safety and enjoyment are taken seriously and all courses are in line with Canoe Wales/British Canoeing and government advice.


Finally managing to find some time, after a very busy period. Checking out new venues for courses and some personal adventures. #whateveryourescape #canoeing #peakuk #jemracingpaddles


Ant Morgan Coaching's cover photo 23/07/2020

The Essential Adventure Sports Podcast

These podcasts are definitely worth listening to. Some great topics and experienced speakers. Insight, reflections, advice for adventure sports activists, leaders, coaches - experience, information and entertainment - mountain, ocean & river interviews with active, experienced adventure sports experts - drop in and check us out!...


Great river levels, venues and group, made for a fantastic weekend of #whitewatersafetyandrescue thanks to #swanseaunicanoeclub for bringing me in again.

#escapewatersports #wwsr #rescues #southwales


Today was all about avoiding Storm Dennis and finding appropriate venues for Day 2 of a Paddlesport Instructor Course for #pgl. Well done to our new #paddlesportinstructors #escapewatersports


A weekend of Kayak Leader Assessments for @rapidhorizons and @sotonuni_canoeclub. Excellent conditions provided a quality assessment. Thanks to Southampton Uni for providing us with the groups to be led. #escapewatersports #britishcanoeing #kayakleader 05/02/2020

‎The Talent Equation Podcast: "You can't compete in a 'wicked' world, if you practice in a kind one" - a conversation with John O'Sullivan on Apple Podcasts

On the road again and listening to the Talent Equation Podcast. This podcast I think is Particularly useful for Canoe Polo Coaches but applicable to all coaches. ‎Show The Talent Equation Podcast, Ep "You can't compete in a 'wicked' world, if you practice in a kind one" - a conversation with John O'Sullivan - 11 Dec 2019


Another White Water Safety and Rescue course this time for Cardiff Uni. A great group and loads of practice. #escapewatersports #wwsr #britishcanoeing #cardiffunikayakers @ Talybont-on-Usk


A few spaces left on a White Water Kayak Leader Assessment running in North Wales 14th & 15th March. For more details please get in contact.


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Great day looking at Personal Performance Awards on the Usk with #pgl staff.

#escapewatersports #kayaking #stafftraining #pglpaddlers


Well done to Charlotte, Luke & James on passing their White Water Kayak Leader Assessment this week. #pgl #kayakleader #canoewales #escapewatersports


Looking for something to do Monday and Tuesday this week? We have a kayak leader assessment and looking for people that want to be led on grade 2/3. If your interested drop me a message, running in South Wales. #whateveryourescape


Great to have Aberfan Canoe Club over the weekend for a White Water Safety and Rescue Training. #safety&rescue #escapewatersports #britishcanoeing


Kicking the year off with a White Water Canoe Coach Training. Great two days spent with Gavin and Ally.

#coachaward #britishcanoeing #canoewales #canoeing #coacheducation #pgl #escapewatersports


A few last minute places available on upcoming courses next week.

White Water Canoe Coach Training 6th & 7th January

Canoe Leader Training 9th & 10th January.

Paddlesport Instructor 25th & 26th January

All running in South Wales

#britishcanoeing #canoewales #coacheducation


Canoe & Kayak Coaching and Leadership
Trainings & Assessments

*Canoe Leader Training - 9-10/01/20 & 27-29/01/20

*White Water Canoe Coach Training - 3-4/02/20
*Open Water Canoe Coach Training - 6-7/02/20

*White Water Canoe Coach Assessment - 23/01/20
*Open Water Canoe Coach Assessment - 24/01/20

*Kayak Leader Training - 10-11/02/19

*White Water Kayak Coach Training - 20-21/02/19

*White Water Kayak Coach Assessment - 30/01/20

All courses will run in South Wales. If the dates are not the best for you, please get in contact and will happily arrange dates/locations to suit you.

For more info including prices please drop me a message.


What a year 2019 has been, coaching and delivering courses in a wide range of locations and meeting some great people along the way. Delivering lots of The New Paddlesport Instructor Awards and Starting to deliver the Polo Coach Award, both new awards this year.

Thanks to all those that have supported Ant Morgan Coaching in 2019 and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Looking forward to 2020 and getting out coaching and delivering even more and ensuring I build in more personal adventures. Keep an eye out for upcoming courses.


Final @britishcanoeing course of the year. Back at #pgl to deliver a White Water Canoe Coach Training. It’s been great to see how much this group has come on since their Core Training 2 months ago. #canoewales #britishcanoeing #coachaward #canoeing #coachingcourses Escape Watersports @ PGL Tregoyd House


Prime conditions over the weekend for Advance Open Water Canoe Coach Training.

#getafixcoaching #coachaward #canoeing #northwales #peakuk #llyntegid


An incredibly busy week. Starting off with the BC Conference, Kayak Leader Orientation, Canoe Leader Assessment and a Sheltered Water Training.

#jemracing #escapewatersports #britishcanoeingcoachaward #canoewales #britishcanoeing #paddlesport.

Thanks to Paul Taylor for some photos from the conference.


Looking for a Coach Award Core Training Course? Currently have a few places available on 14th&15th December running in the Brecon area. For more details please drop me a message.

#canoewales #britishcanoeing #coachaward #coacheducation


On the 9th & 10th of November I had the pleasure of delivering a Canoe Polo Coach Training at Kingston Kayak Club, with Lesley Medina The course is only the 4th to run since it’s introduction just under 2 years ago, with just under 20 people completing the training so far.

The course brought together the content of the Core Training and focused on the application within a Canoe Polo setting.

There was a lot of polo playing experience amongst the group and lots of quality discussions, breaking down all aspects of the sport. The course looks at expanding the styles in which we may deliver a session and bringing together the thought of how representative our training is to the games we play.

Good luck to Lee, Allan, Neil, Eleri and Mohsen, on route to their assessment.

If you or your club would like to take your coaching to the next level, please get in contact. I’m happy to travel anywhere to deliver this or any other course.


Dynamics Coaching

Definitely worth a read if you’ve not already seen this.

This is now officially our most popular blog article! 😊


Great few days delivering a Paddlesport Instructor Course for Getafix with Ollie at the beginning of the week.

Day 1 of this weeks PSI at @cmcadventure 👌🏼
#cmcadventure #canoewales #paddlesportinstructor #getafixcoaching @ CMC Adventure


Another fantastic few days delivering #britishcanoeing #corecoachtraining with a very keen group of #PGL staff.

#pglpaddlers #escapewatersports #canoewales #coachaward #coacheducation

@ PGL Boreatton Park


Another cracking Foundation Safety & Rescue Training today. The guys were very keen to develop their knowledge on route to Paddlesport Instructor Training. #fsrt #canoewales #britishcanoeing #southwestpaddleboards #sup #kayak #canoe #rescues #wanttocanoe #staffdevelopment #escapwatersports @ Brecon Canal


Great weekend running a Paddlesport Instructor for @getafixcoaching Really keen group, bringing out lots of quality discussions. Most of the course delivered on the water and focusing on fun sessions, the way it should be. Well done to our 6 new Paddlesport Instructors

#paddlesportinstructor #britishcanoeing #canoewales #southwestpaddleboards #multicraftboating


Dynamics Coaching

Been getting into podcasts recently, with a lot of the content of the Coach Award included in them.

It’s an interesting way to pass time and develop understanding on long journeys, today heading to North Wales for a Core Training over the weekend.

So, this happened last week! So proud and honoured to be invited to be a guest on The Talent Equation podcast.

Hope you enjoy this - our unscripted conversation about all things skill acquisition (& motivation) applied to equestrian and adventure sports 😊 🐎


British Canoeing

Not sure which award to access? Check this short video out to understand more about the Coach Award.

I can deliver a wide range of different Coach Awards options, if you have any questions or are looking at setting a course up no matter where it is please get in contact.

Interested in becoming a Coach?

The Coach Award offers discipline specific pathways across all disciplines and introduces the skills and coaching behaviours required for developing performance through progressive coaching.

Read more and find your upcoming course today -

Our Story

Provider of a wide range of Paddlesport courses including: -

· Personalised Paddling Development.

· Personal Performance Awards.

· Foundation Safety & Rescue Training.

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Fun session building balance and communication  skills today on the final day of PSI course.



Paddlesport Courses - Personal Performance Awards, Safety & Rescue Courses, Coaching & Instructing Awards.

Other Activities that can be provided include - Caving, Climbing, mountain biking, walking, gorge walking.



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