June 5, 2017

Peak UK and British Canoeing win Bronze at the Sports Business Awards 2017

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Peak UK and British Canoeing were awarded two bronze awards at the 2107 Sports Business Awards in London on Friday…

British Canoeing’s National Go Canoeing Week claimed the Bronze Award for the Best Sports Governing Body Initiative. National Go Canoeing Week encourages people of all ages to get active on the water. Whether they are novices or experts, there is something for everyone. During May half-term (27 May – 4 June) there have been events up and down the country for the whole family to go along and get on the water for a big adventure. To find out more about National Go Canoeing Week, visit http://www.gocanoeingweek.org.uk/

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Elsewhere, kit manufacturers Peak UK also claimed Bronze at the awards for Sports Tech of the Year – for Sport and in Sport with the ground breaking Racer ST Olympic Gold Medal winning three in one paddling jacket, spray deck and pfd.

The Sports Business Awards are designed to celebrate the vital influence of business within sport, the Sports Business Awards recognise the organisations, teams and individuals who excel in a variety of business, and sports governance disciplines. Competition was fierce with entries from the FA, Sky Sports, Wimbledon to name a few. British Canoeing and Peak UK are proud to be recognised and rewarded along side the main stream sports such as football, rugby, cycling and tennis.

The British Canoeing table also won champagne all round for being the most fun table of the ceremony!!!