Matthew Brook Coaching

A modern approach to kayak coaching with a focus on playing every aspect of the river.

Why Choose Matt?

A range of courses to suit all ability levels, delivered with care and flexibility.

Discover

Check out some of our most popular courses

Downriver Freestyle
River Confidence
Flatwater Freestyle

Why come on a course?

Feedback from previous participants

Matt takes time to get to know you and your style, so he is able to coach in a way that fits how you like to be taught. He has a vast array of paddling knowledge and knows how to use it. He cares about paddling and you. One of the best coaches you could have.

Jordan
Jordan
River Confidence participant

About Matthew

Self-confessed slice-boat fanatic, gear- and technique-geek and avid music-lover. I grew up on the south coast of England, within stone’s throw of the sea, so water has always been my chosen element.

Kayaking has taken me all over the world, both for adventure and competition, but I like nowhere better than the rain-soaked UK. My favourite runs are the Mawddach and the Upper Dart, but the difficulty or quality of whitewater mean nothing to me, as long as I am out on the river with friends!

Besides racing in Austria, Canada and the US, I have explored and made first descents in Madagascar. Competition definitely excites me and I love expeditionary paddling, but by far my favourite form of paddling is slicing and dicing down a UK ditch! 

I am a British Canoeing Advanced Whitewater Leader and Personal Paddlesport Award Provider.

Get in Touch

Please get in touch if you would like to know more!

Privacy Settings
We use cookies to enhance your experience while using our website. If you are using our Services via a browser you can restrict, block or remove cookies through your web browser settings. We also use content and scripts from third parties that may use tracking technologies. You can selectively provide your consent below to allow such third party embeds. For complete information about the cookies we use, data we collect and how we process them, please check our Privacy Policy
Youtube
Consent to display content from Youtube
Vimeo
Consent to display content from Vimeo
Google Maps
Consent to display content from Google