1) We are experienced recreational paddlers. We are not certified instructors. Reading our website does not make you qualified to safely participate in recreational activities on or in the water.
2) We are on a water rescue/dive team. We are not instructors. Reading our website does not make you qualified to participate any form of rescue or SCUBA.
3) Material on this website does not take the place of training by certified instructors.
4) We are not instructing you to do or purchase anything we write about. What you do is entirely of your own volition.
5) We do not recommend these activities to anyone under 18 unless they are with a parent or guardian.
6) All activities on or in the water involve risk of personal injury or even death, you assume personal responsibility for that risk.