Insuring your safety
Meet the Team
Meet the Team
Rakesh Soans is professional kayaker and a Level 2 Kayaking instructor with over 10 years’ experience. A passionate adventure sports enthusiast, he also manages International Youth Organization that conducts outdoor experiential education/nonformal education programs and activities across India for the past 2 decades.
Zubin is a professionally certified Level 2 kayaker and passionate sports enthusiast with almost a decade’s experience.
Hari prasad Shetty
Is as ardent Adventurist and has immense experience in all types of Adventure activities since 4 dacades. He has done every possible adventure activities throughout India, like caving in Meghalaya to Paragliding in the Western Ghats. Being part of the Sailing Club in Bangalore. He has knowledge and experience in all kinds of Water sports, Mountaineering and Hiking, and Sailing and Paragliding. He finished his Mountaineering Course from NOLS in 1993. He has done numerous Corporate Out Bound programs and also conducted Summer Camp for kids in Himalayas. He has also set up River Rafting in Dandeli and ran operations for many years.
Better known as Hari to his close friends and associates, is a passionate Bird watcher and supporter of Out Bound Education. He is part of the team that started the first bungee jumping in India. He was leader of the team that organised the Rappelling and Jumaring of Utility building by school children for the 50’th year of Indian independence in 1997. His company Natventure won the National Geographic award for the best stall in Sahas utsav held at the Bangalore palace grounds for all Adventure and outdoor activities outfits in Karnataka. He set up the first Watersports resort by the sea in Karnataka in 1999 at byndoor Sai Vishram.
With his experience and guidance, we are sure to provide excellent training to our staff to follow highest safety standards and create a professional environment for our guests.
Prakash K Harikantra
Work Experience : 24 years regular service in GETHNAA since 1991 as a manager & Chief Instructor in Aqua Sports.
Certificates: Wind Surfing training at Hesaragatta, Bangalore in 1991., Kayaking Training at M.E.G. Venter Ulsoor, Bangalore in 1994.,Basic Water Sports Course at Himachal Pradesh in 1994.,Intermediate white water, kayaking & Canoeing Course at Shimla(H.P) in 1997.,White water river rafting at Darjeeling in 1995.,Advance sailing course at Pong Dam, Himachal Pradesh in 1999., Wildness First Responder Course(First Aid) conducted by NOLS in 2001 at Bangalore., Instructed Ocean Sailing Expenditio from Karwar to Udupi and back 430 Kms as on 03.12.2003 to 19.12.2003 & 11.12.2004 to 21.12.2004 conducted by 8 Karnataka Naval Unit NCC, Karwar., Attended the national Level Refresher course in ROWING held as S.A.I, Bangalore from 01.09.2004 to 10.09.2004.,Basic Mountaineering course at Manali from 02.07.2002 to 26.07.2002.
Experience in Other Activities: Awarded Karnataka Rajyotsava Award under rescue operation in Uttar Karnataka District.
Post Department awarded certificate of courage for rescuing Light House Island(12k in sea) assistant who was suffering from illness in the island at the time of storm as on 29.07.2003
Rescued more than 500 people when Krishna & Ghataprabha River flood from 17.07.1994 to 25.07.1994.
Experience of organizing minimum 30 camps per year from GETHNAA, ZP, Balabhavan Society, District Administration Karwar, N.Y.K, Karwar & Belgaum District, D.Y.S.S.O and also Youth Clubs /Adventure clubs of various Districts.
Participated in Clean Karwar green Karwar Abhiyana conducted by D.C., Uttar Kannada in the year 2002.
Is from Karwar and is a Certified open water lifeguard with many years of Experience in Goa. He is energetic and caring person. He is very passionate about Kayaking and always pushing his boundaries in going further and further pushing his limits in learning and perfecting is Kayaking skills. He will surely make our guests pick one or two tricks in Kayaking.
Relevant skills and experience that employees of the firm have, includes Sports person and has immense experience in outdoor activities.