We have over 20 years experience in the adventure tourism industry with both local South African and international experience. We specialize in rope course, zip line, and adventure park, design, construction and operations. We also provide new inovative ideas and technology to the industry.
We employ the latest European technology in rope course design and safety, and currently are the only company in South Africa using a continuous safety line system in all our designs. The continuous safety line system fulfills the highest European standards, being EN12278, EN795, EN15567 certified as well as meeting the USA, ACCT standards.
As well as the safety line system, we incorporate a specialized rope specifically designed and certified for rope courses, playgrounds, etc. We are currently the only company importing this rope into South Africa.
RCA is also the proud distributer of the POWERFAN® an exciting and relatively low-cost high volume activity. The POWERFAN® is a deceleration device that is attached to a person who jumps off a raised platform anything from a few meters to 10’s of meters.
Johann has over 14 years of experience in the ropes course industry. Having previously worked for European leaders, Ropes Course Developments ltd, where he was responsible for managing the construction team and running all construction projects since 1999. His expert knowledge and skill allows him to be involved in all stages of the project from design and product development to implementation and construction.
Johann has worked on specialist projects around the world, installing the continuous belay system and a series of bespoke, innovative designs. Johann brings a wealth of operational and managerial skill to all projects with unrivalled know-how and expertise.
“Johann Fourie is a highly experienced and competent ropes course constructor and having worked as a construction manager for Ropes Course Developments for more than 12 years I can confirm that he is dependable, honest and hardworking. He has led projects in the America’s, Africa and throughout Europe. Clients have included, the British armed forces, Centre Parcs, TUI Travel and hundreds of private enterprises across the UK.” Nick Moriarty
Director and Founder – Ropes Course Developments (RCD) Ltd
President: European Ropes Course Association (ERCA)
Convenor: EN 15567 (European Standard for Ropes Courses)
Author: UK Ropes Course Guide
Campbell has 20 years experience in start-ups, operations and ownership of a number of enterprises in the wildlife tourism industry and the adventure tourism sector. Campbell has been involved in tourism developments from the hospitality sector to large-scale tourist attractions through to the adventure tourism industry.
Campbell is currently a director of Skyway Trails, an adventure tourism operation based in Mpumalanga, South Africa, that operates a canopy tour and high ropes course. He is also involved with adventure tourism development and consulting.