Team Whitewater Rafting
Raging rapids, nail-biting competition and teamwork – all this and more could be yours by taking part in one of our unique whitewater rafting adventures – and if you raise the minimum amount of sponsorship you can take part for free!
This event is now SOLD OUT.
Whitewater rafting is a truly thrilling adventure sport and we are looking for people like you to take part even if you haven't got any previous experience! All you need to do is get a team of 6-8 people together and raise the minimum team sponsorship of £1,000 which is just £125 per person!
There are 5 locations across the UK where you can raft for us and at all centres you will be accompanied by an experienced instructor at all times who will provide you with all the equipment you need and teach you everything you need to know. Steering the raft, choosing the best course down the river and running those rapids – you will learn all this and more as you prepare for the adventure of a lifetime. Your whitewater rafting adventure will last approximately two hours and you will be given the unique opportunity to fully experience the exhilaration of whitewater rafting as you take part in a thrilling adventure.Whitewater Rafting Highlights:
- No experience required as all training given
- Accompanied by an experienced guide at all times
- Paddle your raft down some of the most exciting whitewater courses in Britain
- Learn to run the rapids just like the professionals!
So what are you waiting for – simply click here to book your place on the experience of a lifetime!
Simply get a team of 6 to 8 people together (see map below) and between all of you raise the minimum amount of sponsorship for your charity which is just £1000 for the whole team. That's just £125 per person although some people can raise more and others less as long as the team total of £1000 is raised. Please do not be put off by this amount, you will find that if you ask everybody you know to sponsor you you will find you can quite easily raise the required amount and remember, every penny you raise over the minimum will be further contributing to the charity and giving you the chance to take part in an exhilarating rafting event for FREE!
At selected whitewater rafting courses across the UK – please indicate on the online booking form which centre you would prefer to raft at. You need the following number of team members depending on where you raft:
1) Northampton – team of 6
2) Nottingham – teams of 8
3) Teesside – teams of 6
4) Pertshire – teams of 8
5) North Wales – teams of 7
Our whitewater rafting adventures take place throughout the year – all you need to do is specify your preferred dates on the online booking form
You do not have to be an athlete to go rafting but you should be reasonably fit, feel confident in water and be aged between 14 and 65 (those under 18 will need parental consent). Most centres have weight limits of 17st apart from Nottingham where the weight limit is 14.5st. Those who are pregnant or under the influence of alcohol or drugs should not take part and those with asthma, epilepsy, diabetes or a heart condition should consult their doctor; if you have any doubts at all about your suitability you should consult your doctor.
Simply complete the online booking form and as soon as possible being sure to specify your chosen centre and preferred ates. Please note you must also provide a team booking deposit of £420 which can be taken out of your minimum sponsorship money.
On the day of the event you will be required to provide your £580 sponsorship money due to the charity but this payment may be post-dated by up to four weeks to allow you plenty of time to collect your sponsorship money after the event (please note that sponsorship money cannot be given on the day in cash). Full details of this payment system will be sent to you by return once you have reserved your place.
We sincerely hope that you decide to give it a go – whitewater rafting is a thrilling experience and is an excellent way in which to raise funds for our cause. There will be lots of other people having a go for the very first time and you are welcome to bring along your friends and family so they can watch you on a day you will simply never forget: the day you raft one of the UK's most exciting whitewater rafting courses as part of an exhilarating rafting adventure!
Click here to book your place now!
£420 per team
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