Ashley Kenlock - Managing Director

Ash is the other half of Canoe Trail’s management and married to Richard. Ash is a qualified Level 2 coach UKCC and is also a qualified SUP coach.

Ashley has a Masters in human and equine biology and is a keen horse rider and instructor used to train the Queen’s horses.

Ash loves wild swimming and previously surfing. Her skills and knowledge of paddling have developed quickly and she is great at coaching beginners and new paddlers to the sport. Ashley has great balance from her horse riding and makes Stand Up Paddle Boarding look particularly easy.  Ash is a natural paddler and learned to roll in 10 minutes in the pool.

Since learning to paddle Ash has paddled some iconic Rivers and Lochs including Loch Ness, River Wye, Norfolk Broads, and a number of Scottish Rivers. Ash has also led expeditions in Canada in Ontario.  She has completed her canoe leader training.