Gavin joined our team at the beginning of December and he is our 3rd full time staff member. He has a huge amount of experience coaching paddlesports in the UK and abroad, delivering coach education courses and managing outdoor education centres. He’s skilled in all the disciplines of paddlesports but is especially passionate about sea kayaking, white water kayaking and flat water racing. Gavin will be developing our coaching programme, developing procedures, liaising closely with British Canoeing and managing our operations here in Interlaken.
Mariano de la Torre
Originally white water customer from our first year, now long time friend, financial and business advisor – has now decided to take the move and become a partner in the business. He’s a passionate outdoorsman and shares our values and vision of where we want to take the business. He’ll be working more in the background focusing on our business and partner development and financial planning. Aside from his high flying business career Mariano is a keen Kayaker on the Sea, in the Surf & White Water. He’s a qualified SUP-instructor and is developing our SUP offering here in Interlaken.
We will be interviewing Gavin and Mariano shortly in our blog so stay tuned.