About us

From a passion for rivers, and a thirst for adventure and the adrenaline rush of white water, T-rafting was born. It’s a a company with more than 20 years’ knowledge of aquatic environments, their ecologies and the Tuscanan territory, having experience in outdoor life and navigation on torrents, rivers, lakes and the sea.

The rafting company and school for kayaking and SUP  is run by Aquaterra A.S.D. (Sports Association) recognized by CONI and affiliated with FIRAFT (the Italian Federation of Rafting) and UISP Area Nazionale Acquaviva. The scope of the Association is the promotion and practise of outdoor sports, with a particular emphasis on aquatic sport; to become a member it is necessary to make a specific request by filling in the registration form and paying the membership fee of €30 (€ 20for children under the age of 16) which will include a UISP Type A membership card with appropriate insurance coverage. The head office is registered in Florence, in via E. Nencioni 14, 50135  – C.F. 94249260483 | P.I. 06630000484. To become a member download the following form, complete it and return it.

 

Enrico Pini Prato

Enrico Pini Prato

Technical Director

Rafting Guide, Level V – FIRAFT license, May 2018
River Kayaking Instructor – technical license UISP # 0000806,  January 2006
Rescue technician for fluvial and flood environments – RESCUE PROJECT license # 4295, November 2015
Teacher of freshwater ecology and river restoration at the Department of Agriculture, University of Florence 2005-2008
Degree in Forestry and Environmental Sciences – University of Florence, 18 June 1998
Auxiliary Firefighter 1995-1998
BLS-D license, still valid

Sebastian Schweizer

Sebastian Schweizer

President of Aquaterra A.S.D.

Rafting Guide, Level II  – FIRAFT license # 236, May 2016

Envirornmental guide– Agae license March 20186

Rescue technician for fluvial and flood environments – RESCUE PROJECT license # 4300, November 2015

Licensed Lifeguard (inland water & sea) obtained from SNS Genova, sez. di Firenze, March 2016
SUP Flatwater Course Instructor ISA-FISURF (to be concluded with work experience) , March 2016
Extensive curriculum of cycling, sea kayaking and aquatrekking activities.
Teacher of Freshwater Ecology and river restoration, teacher of Cartography, GPS and GIS at the Department of Agriculture, University of Florence 2005-2008
Degree in Forestry and Environmental Sciences – University of Florence, 15 March 2000
BLS-D license, still valid.

Fabio Tani

Fabio Tani

Rafting Guide

Rafting Guide, Level II – FIRAFT license , April 2017
Permanent Firefighter since 2000.
Tecnico elisoccorritore, tecnico soccorritore fluviale, soccorritore con tecniche speleo-alpine,bagnino di salvataggio Ministero dell’interno Corpo Nazionale Vigili del Fuoco
Inspector DPI e attrezzature complesse Kong.
License TPSS (BLS-D + SVT) still valid

Fabrizio Fei

Fabrizio Fei

Director of Colle Val d'Elsa base Rafting Guide

Rafting Guide, Level II – FIRAFT license , April 2017
Istruttore kayak fluviale, brevetto UISP conseguito il 13/101/2010
Abilitazione lavori in quota
TPSS (BLS-DAE) license, still valid.

Akie Miyamae

Akie Miyamae

Rafting Guide

Rafting Guide, Level II – FIRAFT license , April 2019
TPSS (BLS-DAE) license, still valid.

Giuseppe Lintas

Giuseppe Lintas

Rafting Guide

Rafting Guide, Level II  – FIRAFT license, April 2019
TPSS (BLS-DAE) license, still valid.

Lorenzo Chioccini

Lorenzo Chioccini

Rafting Guide - Environmental Guide

Rafting Guide, Level II – FIRAFT license , April 2019
Guida Ambientale Escursionistica
TPSS (BLS-DAE) license, still valid.

Emanuele Mazzucchelli

Emanuele Mazzucchelli

Vice President of Aquaterra A.S.D.

Works in the (crazy) world of IT consulting. He is passionate about nature, fascinated by challenges, enamoured of his origins and land! After 10 years of stress, he can state emphatically  that quality of life is priceless.

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