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Koru Kayaking were awarded Bronze at the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2017/8 in the Guided Tours category.

Described by judges as “Helpful, Knowledgeable and Great Service.”

Left to Right: Helen Glover OBE, Sue Bradbury (SBPR), Hetty Wildblood (Koru Kayaking), Tom Wildblood (Koru Kayaking)

The awards ceremony was held at Headland Hotel on Thursday 2nd November.

The Headland Hotel, Newquay

Tom Wildblood, Koru Kayaking said: “We are so happy to win this award and feel privileged to work in such a beautiful county which show cases itself.”

Tom Wildblood, Hetty Wildblood, Daisy Gates some of the Koru team

“We have a great team at Koru Kayaking and lovely customers. We also live in a great community in St Agnes and are thankful to all have supported our business there and at the Budock Vean, Helford River.”

Koru Kayaking offer 2 hour stunning guided kayak adventures on the North Coast (St Agnes) and Frenchmans creek (Helford River and creeks)!

Hetty Wildblood said: “We love what we do and we love guiding our customers and sharing our knowledge of Cornwalls Stunning coastline discovering Cornwall from a different perspective and are thrilled to win this award.”

Robin Barker, CEO of Services for Tourism, organised the event. He said:

These awards are not about being good.  They are about excellence in what is one of the world’s largest, fastest growing and most innovative industries. To be a winner, in a destination with the standing of Cornwall, is something all winners should take great pride in.”