NEWS

Keep up with all the latest news from Peak UK and our dedicated team of athletes pushing the limits across the planet.

August 8, 2018

Paddler’s shoulders…

shoulder injuryShoulder injuries are probably the most common among all kayakers, no matter what discipline they participate in. So it is important to know how to prepare your shoulders, how to prevent injury, and what the consequences may be. Team paddler Sal Montgomery gives us an inside into her shoulder problems, and explains shoulders a bit more to us! (more…)

July 26, 2018

A catch up with the family………

world championships italyPeak UK family member Sam Ibbotson recently headed out to the U23 slalom world championships in Ivrea, Italy. It seemed only fitting that his brother, and Peak UK team member, gave him a good grilling about the whole trip! (more…)

July 24, 2018

Santa Cruz Ocean Spirit

Mathew Lamont Santa Cruz Ocean SpiritThe Santa Cruz Ocean Spirit has hosted a lot of kayak competitions over the years, and this year was no different. This year, there were 3 events – the surf kayak session, waveski session and fun session. (more…)

July 23, 2018

Junior and U23 World Championships

Kimberley Woods Canoe Slalom

Kimberley Woods

 

This year’s 2018 Junior and U23 World Championships took place in the heart of Italy amongst the foothills of the Alps in the town of Ivrea. (more…)

July 16, 2018

Freestyle World Cups round up……

world cup sort

After an exciting Natural Games, the GB paddlers drove across the Pyrenees from Millau to the picturesque town of Sort, where both events of the World Cup were being held in preparation for the World Championships in 2019. The competition kicked off the next day with World Cup 1. (more…)