Safety on an off the water is of paramount importance. There are risks with canoeing, and your guide is very aware of this and will always put your safety as his highest priority. If the conditions are deemed too hazardous your trip may be cancelled or postponed to a later date. Your guide is a British Canoe Union (BCU) qualified coach and River Leader, and is registered with the Adventure Activities and Licensing Agency (AALA), which means that he has had thorough training in leading groups on the water, and has passed stringent assessments including aquatic First Aid. Rest assured you will be well looked after, but do get in touch if you've any concerns.