Imagine charging through rapids armed with a body board with waves crashing all around you. This is exhilaration at its best, weaving through river gorges with the adrenaline pumping. Unlike group adventure sports, riverboarding is for the individual and although your instructor may be surfing next to you, you are literally on your own board so having confidence in the water is a must. Armed with a wetsuit and life jacket you get to surf some of the worldês freshwater waves and to get closer to the currents than you would in white-water rafting..