TEAM PEAK UK

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 British Canoeing, Plas Y Brenin Mountain Training Centre and Glenmore Lodge Mountain Centre.

Adam Burgess


Discipline: Canoe Slalom

Class: C1

Hometown: Stone

Living now: Chingford, London

Current boats: Galasport "What Else?"

Shaft of choice: Straight

Big volume or tight and technical: Tight and technical 

Favourite paddling spot: Prague


Achievements: U23 World Champion, World Championships 9th place, World Cup Overall 3rd

U23 World Champion 2015

What's next... ambitions / plans: World Domination before retiring to travel / run a coffee shop :)

Best things about paddling: Good feelings when you’re using the power of the water and just gliding

Best boating moment: Paddling in a gorge in Bosnia at night, fireflies lighting up both banks with some really good friends. In the build up to the U23 Euros 2011, I’ll never forget that

Worst boating moment: Nothing really springs to mind! Maybe I’m lucky?!

Other Hobbies: Coffee making, climbing, playing guitar


Ultimate worldwide destination: New Zealand 

Favourite Stuff:

Food: Avocado / Nutella (Not together)


Drink: Coffee! (of course!)


Music: 90s rock

Movie: Cool Runnings

Read: Harry Potter

Heros: Tony Estanguet, Michal Martikan, Etienne Stott

Villans: Nescafe, Starbucks, Costa