Geraint Rowlands

Has led commercial river expedition on every continent on the globe apart from Antarctica. Is the only person in the UK to have competed nationally in every single white water competitive disciplines, White Water Rafting, Kayak Slalom, White Water Racing, and Freestyle Kayaking. Is the co-author of White Water Safety and Rescue and the SRT Rescue3 manual.


A solid academic underpining to practice is assured by a Bsc (Hons) in Sports Science and coaching, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, and a Dip He in Paramedic Science.


Having worked for the governing body of paddlesport in Wales for over a decade in various coaching, educational, and managerial roles, he now works as a Paramedic for the Welsh Ambulance Service and is the lead instructor and owner of Swiftwater.