”Water safety doesn’t just happen – we have to learn to recognise risks”

”Your boat and equipment keey you afloat – look after them and they won’t let you down….”

Row Safe details safety information under five headings, each with a separate topic area following the same format:

  • responsibilities
  • minimum standards
  • further good practice
  • further information

Follow link to British Rowing’s website : http://www.britishrowing.org/taking-part/staying-safe/rowsafe

Capsize instructions – In the event of a capsize, the golden rule is to stay with your boat, summon assistance and get your body out of the water as soon as possible. You ought to know how to turn the boat over, get back in or use it as a life raft.