Balkan Whitewater Safety Conference

Maj 18 – 22, 2020, Banja Luka

The Rafting Federation of the Republic of Srpska are proud to announce the first ever whitewater safety conference aimed specifically at the Balkan region. The conference will be held in the City of Banja Luka from the 18 to the 22 May 2020, with a workshop being run on the Vrbas River at the start.

The aims of the conference are to:

  • Promote rafting standards in the Balkan region

  • Unify the rafting industry in the Balkan region

  • Improve the safety on rivers and what the benefits of safe rafting are

  • Cooperation between rafting companies on Balkan

  • Look at floods in the Balkan region and what the role of educated rafting guides in this can be

  • Promotion of the 2021 World Rafting Championship in BiH