Kayaking, canoeing and rafting can be dangerous sports whether on whitewater, open ocean or sheltered bodies of water. Like any water sport there may be a risk of injury or drowning for paddlers exceeding their physical and technical abilities.

The SUCC safety protocol outlines objective dangers and how they may be avoided or mitigated by correct safety procedures.

All members of the club should read this document and be aware of the relevant risks and procedures. The information provided here is of a general nature only and is no substitute for proper training and experience.
  • Incident Reports
    Trip Leaders must immediately follow incident reporting procedures described by Sydney University Sports and Fitness in order for the Personal Accident Insurance for members to be valid.