Peak UK News: August 2016
Racer ST – Performance Enhancing Paddling Equipment
2016 Men’s K1 Olympic Champion Joe Clarke in action in the Racer ST
Fresh from winning Olympic Gold and Silver in Rio 2016… introducing the Racer ST!
Road Tripping in Russia
Looking back up the Chulishman Valley. Photo: Sal
When I first met Mark Hirst in Nepal in 2014 he had talked about kayaking in Russia, and how he one day hoped to organise a trip there. My initial thoughts were ‘I didn’t know there was much paddling there’ and ‘I bet it’s really cold’ – both of which were very wrong – with amazing rivers and temperatures in excess of 35’c… (more…)
Spring in Austria – part two…
This is the second part of our spring photos from here in Austria. Our home river – the Rosanna was at fantastic levels throughout the Spring. We had plenty of snow fall in the mountains throughout May and June to top off a very late Winter… (more…)
Spring in Austria: part one!
It was a late Winter this year in the Tirol Region of Austria. When the sun came out the rivers started to rise and we finally had some snow melt to kayak. (more…)
Warming up on Lachine
Throw forward several weeks of non stop boating and I am now in the beautiful city of Montreal surfing a super crisp wave in the middle of the Lachine rapids called Big Joe. (more…)