AndyMCoaching is led by Andy Maxted, a canoe, kayak and SUP paddler and all round paddlesport enthusiast. Andy has over 40 years experience of canoeing, kayaking and – more recently – paddleboarding having raced in marathon, slalom and wild water kayaking,  and enjoyed expedition, touring and white water paddling across the UK, Europe and North America.

Based in the UK’s Thames valley, Andy has qualified as a British Canoeing Advanced Open Canoe Leader and Advanced White Water Kayak Leader and as a British Stand Up Paddle Association Instructor.