OARS Whitewater Rafting Safety Orientation Series | Part 7 | Non-Voluntary Swimming

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Part 7 of OARS Whitewater Rafting Safety Orientation video series covers what to do in case of an accidental swim. On every whitewater rafting trip there is a possibility that you, or someone else, can fall out of the boat. There are some important things to keep in mind if you become an involuntary swimmer, such as keep calm, stay alert and listen to your guide’s instructions so will be an active participant in your rescue. You’ll learn the defensive swimming position, how to avoid foot entrapment and the proper way to pull a fellow crew member back into the boat.

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