COVID-19 Plan for 2021

Last update:23.02.2021

For more information on the governments 4 stage plan for Covid-19, please click on the link below:

All our instructors are first aid trained. If any incident occurs and is life threatening, we will step in to preserve life until help arrives.

Please note: If you or any of your household is feeling ill, or have signs of Covid symptoms. Please do not attend the session. Call us immediately and we will reschedule you to a later date.

While UK Active Outdoors Ltd are doing everything we can to minimise the spread of Covid-19 at our outdoor centre, there is always a risk of contracting it during your session. By participating and signing the disclaimer, you acknowledge that the risk is still present and agree to not hold the company accountable.

Our procedures will always keep updating during these unprecedented times. Please show some patience to our staff as we do our best to adapt our sessions.


Our plans for 2021


From 29th March 2021: 

Beginners session (Same household group and groups up to 6 different people)
Hire – groups of 6 and individuals

From 17th May 2021:

All our sessions will be open, corporates and events of up to 30 people will be an option. Changing rooms will re-open.

From 21st June 2021: 

Restrictions should be lifted completely and all group sizes and events will be welcomed. 


Please note: Changing main toilets are open and changing rooms will reopen again on May 17th. 

Our current precautions: 

  • People will change prior to arriving where possible.

  • Online disclaimers will be signed already online. 

  • Walk up to the marked area to receive a briefing and kit. The walk is about 300 metres in an open field. Please follow signs into the park. Pre-booked sessions only. You will be turned away if you do not have a booking with us.

  • Car keys, we will ask to spray your hands with our surgical spirit (90% alcohol) and you will place your car keys into a clear box. That box will be placed in our unit, locked away until after your session.

  • The instructor will show them to their kit and make sure they are prepared from the 2 metre guidance. 

  • Once on the water the customers will be asked to keep clear of others. 

  • Once leaving the water, the kit will be put in the used area for cleaning down and the customers will go back to their allocated parking area to change. 


Staff Protection:

Surgical spray and PPE will be used by all our instructors onsite where needed. 


End of the session:
Please remove any rubbish you brought and take it way with you.
Ensure you abide to social distancing guidelines as you exit at allocated exit point.
We will sterilise using surgical spray (80%) and/ or Disinfectant fluid and give a good wipe down of any equipment.

As things progress, this will change and evolve to fit with guidance from BSUPA and the government.