Our test team and staff are the finest. Many World, Olympic and National Champions in all disciplines choose to use our products. We are also proud to be official partners with Plas Y Brenin Mountain Training Centre and Glenmore Lodge Mountain Centre.
Name: Chris Bowers
Best known as: Chris
Living now: Hertford
Discipline: Canoe Slalom & Extreme
Current boats: Galasport
Shaft of choice: Raab X16L
Big volume or tight and technical: Tight and Technical
Favourite paddling spot: Lee Valley
Why should you be on the Peak PS team?: To allow me to stay part of the Peak family
What can you bring to the party?: New ideas and helping Peak stay at the top of their game.
How did you get into paddling?: My brother started and I followed him into the sport
Achievements: 1st World cup Extreme (Krakow 2022), U23 Bronze World & European Medalist (2021)
What's your paddling goals for 2023?: World Champion Medalist at Lee Valley
Best things about paddling: Out in the fresh air, the fact that the challenge is never the same the water is always different, the community of people.
Best boating moment: Becoming Team world champions in Rio 2018 with Joe & Bradley
Worst boating moment: Don’t have one
Any other Hobbies: Taking the dogs for a walk, trying different foods, coffee!
Ultimate worldwide destination: Australia
Food: Tictoc pasta (Baked tomato and feta cheese mixed with cooked pasta)
Music: Sticky Fingers
Movie: Top gun
Read: Psychology of money
Piece of Peak PS Kit: Racer ST