Lake and River Canoeing (level of physical
3 1/2 Hours 14:00-17:30
Maximum number of participants:
on Fyris River and
discovering lake and river canoeing for an
afternoon adventure. Participants will
receive initial instructions and safety
Departure location: Depart from
Required skills and health condition
This is open to any participant ,
male and female, in reasonably
good physical condition .
Requires that participants are not
afraid of water and of course can swim.
Indeed You do need to know how to swim
50m in clothing..
As with any
water sports, there is a chance of
briefly going underwater. It's nothing
to be afraid of, and your head is
underwater for usually no more than 3-4
seconds. Partycipants need to be
comfortable with this; however if the
idea of this is causing some anxiety,
just quietly mention it to the
instructor before you get on the water.
Additionally, if you suffer from asthma,
epilepsy, are diabetic or have any other
condition which could cause you
difficulties, please let the instructor
know. It certainly will not stop you
from canoeing, but the instructor just
needs to be aware for your own safety.
Participants will receive initial
instructions and safety briefings.
Dressing: sport shows, soft trouser
(short if warm), sport shirt, rain
jacket (depending on weather)
Small-size personal items (changing
clothes) can be safely stored in the bus
(canoes are open with no waterproof
A warm casual change (e.g. pull over)
is recommended for use after the
Participants are advised to bring a
bottle of water.
How it will be organized?
CSC Sports-Day bus first will transport participants to the frisbee place
Participants will leave their
clothes and other stuff not needed for
canoeing in the bus.
The participants will then start the canoe journey,
sailing down the
Fyris River then
sailing on the
Journey will stop at depart location
The bus will collect the participants
and drive them back to
What will be provided?
Canoeing instructors/guides, two-seated canoes,
Transportation to and from the