Peak UK News: December 2015

December 29, 2015

Peak UK’s Paul honoured by Holme Pierrepont Canoe Club

Paul and Bodie

At the recent Holme Pierrepont Slalom Canoe Club awards evening our very own employee, Paul Ramsdale, was celebrated for his many years of volunteer coaching. (more…)

December 24, 2015

British Canoeing Awards 2015

Claire O'Hara
I was super excited to find out that I would be receiving an Athlete Recognition Award at the British Canoeing Athlete & Volunteer Awards night for winning the Squirt Boating World Championships this summer. The event took place in Nottingham and with my new base in Sydney I couldn’t make it back to collect the award. Luckily Great Britain team physio and sports masseuse Laura Sutcliffe was able to pick up the award on my behalf. (more…)

December 23, 2015

Sebastian Schubert in Rio

Sebastian Schubert in RioI was in Rio de Janeiro for 16 days at the end of November and the for the first week of December. It was a great time with a lot of really good training sessions and of course 3 good days of racing during the Olympic testament. (more…)
December 9, 2015

Peak UK: Inspired By The Peak District

Here at Peak UK we are lucky enough to live and work in the Peak District National Park. We may not have a lot of kayaking but we do have rolling hills, rugged moorland and stunning scenery around every corner. Inspired by the Peak District is a collection of businesses operating in and around the Peak, including the Derbyshire Dales, Staffordshire Moorlands and High Peak. (more…)

December 1, 2015

This is Squirt Boating – The Bonuses


Artistic Bonus : Claire O Heli spinning in front of the crowd

So here it is: the final round of videos from my ‘This is Squirt Boating’ series! This time we explore the 3 main bonuses: (more…)