Christopher Lockyer is a professional sea kayak coach; he has been paddling since the early nineties in locations as far away as the UK, New Zealand, Iceland, Norway as well as countless locations in North America.
His passion is getting people out onto the sea and using the conditions and natural environment for them to reach their potential and personal goals. He is the only British Canoe Level 5 Coach in Canada and is a Paddle Canada Level 4 Instructor and Senior Instructor Trainer.
Christopher spent his childhood in Newfoundland and still calls it home. He currently lives in Valley, located at the top of the Bay of Fundy. A graduate of Acadia University with a degree in Recreation Management, Chris is currently the owner of Committed to the Core Sea Kayak Coaching.
Christopher is the driving force behind the Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium. It was his vision to have an event run in Nova Scotia to bring paddlers from all over the world to paddle this wonderful area. The Bay of Fundy is his home and it brings him joy to see other enjoying this world class-paddling destination.
When not working, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife Ashley and their three boys Aiden, Seth and Gabe.