All paddlers using the North Tyne and South Tyne from Haydon Bridge on this weekend are considered to be part of the Tour.
You must have third party insurance in case of an accident, e.g. if you collide with another paddler and they incur hospital costs, We insist that you have appropriate third party insurance.
• Individual British Canoeing members resident in the UK have the necessary cover, but must sign on at the information tent and produce a current British Canoeing membership card.
• Registered members of affiliated British Canoeing clubs resident in the UK have the necessary cover, but must sign on at the information tent and produce your club affiliation.
• Some boat insurance policies provide appropriate cover.
• We are able to provide third party insurance at £3.00 per person through the British Canoeing taster scheme.
This is payable in advance, please apply on the Ticket Application Form and complete the necessary paperwork on the weekend.
University, Scout and youth groups should ensure that their policy covers them.
If you have any doubts about your Insurance it is your responsibility to check this out well in advance of the weekend.