River Mountain Experience is run by husband and wife team David and Helen Adams who have many years experience of providing activities to adults and children, particularly in the voluntary sector.
Having spent 23 years in the Royal Air Force and an Ex part time Deputy Team Leader in the RAF Mountain Rescue Service, David holds both the International Mountain Leader and Winter Mountain Leader Awards. He is also a GNAS Archery Leader, British Canoe Union Level 2 Coach,trained in swift water rescue and a provider for the BCU Foundation Safety & Rescue Training. David is an advisor and assessor for North Yorkshire Scouts for both mountain and water activities.
Helen is an ICT Professional, a British Canoe Union Level 3 Kayak Coach and aspirant Mountain Leader. She is a provider for the BCU Foundation Safety and Rescue Training and an advisor and assessor for North Yorkshire Scouts for water activities. Helen is the National Technical Advisor to the Scout Association for Bellboating.
Both Helen and David are qualified Nordic Walking Instructors, members of the Canadian Ski Intructors Alliance and Royal Yacht Association sailing and power boat Instructors.