Rika has a passion for the outdoors having walked over the UK and Europe. She holds a Countryside Leader Award and is a DofE Assessor.
Rika has completed the Tour du Mont Blanc, and the Wainwright coast to coast walk, self-guiding on both, she is also a keen scuba diver, and has achieved her PADI Advanced Open Water qualification.
Rika regularly participates in marathon distance walking events, and is a competitive ballroom dancer with her husband, Bert.
When not out and about, Rika is a keen gardener, dress maker and spends time with her cat & Jack Russel Terriers.