Covid19 Consent Form

West Yorshire Canoe Club are keen to get back paddling as soon as possible. However, it is vital that in doing so we are still maintaining responsible behaviours for the good of all particpants and the general public.

Risk Assessment

Please find a copy of our Risk Assessment specifically for paddling during Covid-19. We need all particpants in club activities to read and understand the document before particpating in activities.


Consent Form

We will require all paddlers to complete a Covid19 Conset Form, in line with Guidance from British Canoeing.

Download, print and bring your completed consent form to an event or email to 

Word Document: WYCC Consent-form-Covid-19
PDF Version: WYCC Consent-form-Covid-19

Alternativly, you can complete the electronic form below:

West Yorkshire Canoe Club Commitment

Our priority remains the health and wellbeing of our members. We are therefore committed to ensuring that any return to paddling or Club activities takes place in as safe environment as is possible and that we all continue to help suppress the spread of the Covid-19 virus. We will take all reasonable precautions against the Covid-19 virus and act in accordance with our Duty of Care to you as a Club member at all times. We will also ensure we act in accordance with all relevant legislation and government guidance in this area.

Your Commitment

  1. I confirm that I have read, understood, and agree to comply with the Club’s Covid-19 Risk Assessment and
    any Club guidance, communications, or policies related to Covid-19.
  2. . I have sought answers to any and all questions I have regarding the Club’s position from the relevant Club officials.
  3. I confirm that I have not displayed any Covid-19 symptoms or to the best of my knowledge been in close
    contact with someone who has displayed symptoms in the last 21 days.
  4. I confirm that I will adhere to Government and Public Health England guidelines whilst attending the Club
    or partaking in Club activities.
  5. I understand that by attending the Club and partaking in Club activities I may be subject to an increased
    risk of exposure to Covid-19 and that by taking part in such activities I am accepting this increased risk.
  6. I confirm I am 18 years of age or older

Data Protection

All data gathered on this consent form will be utilised only for the purposes detailed on this form and will be processed and stored in compliance with the Club’s Data Protection Policy and in accordance with all applicable Data Protection laws in effect at the time of publication of this form, including but not limited to, the GDPR which came into effect on 25th May 2018. Further information on the Club’s approach to privacy and data protection can be found on your membership application form or on our membership page on our website: