The Team


Mat Howes

Co Founder Mat has a deep history in Whitewater Canoe, Mat has been actively racing the extreme WW Circuit for a good few years and is at the leading edge of where we can push canoes! Those Iconic "Union Jack" bags have been spotted sending some of the worlds best rapids...


Bobby McKee

Bob is the ultimate team paddler! The 3 time undisputed king of the alps, multiple appearances on the world freestyle stage and more first decent in a canoe than anyone we know! 

Bobs ability to send a canoe down the worlds most technical whitewater is world renowned and its this very input which enables us to ensure your getting the best equipment on the market, if the king uses it, it needs to be in your shopping basket!


Tim Craig

Big Tim is a monster personality on and off the water, a well established member of the team servicing the Northern Ireland market. An extremely competent WW paddler sending the goods all over the world with his grit and determination to push canoes to the absolute limit!


Sam Ellis

Sam "Rambo" Ellis is one of the best known WW Kayakers in the world, paddling anything and everything from the Stikine to his beloved Asgarth! A Yorkshireman and a true ambassador of the sport.


Adie Molloy

Adie has made some incredible progress over the last few years, who is now right up there with the very best, as his confidence grows so does his drive to run bigger and harder sections, when not out with the crew, Adie is always on hand to help out with your technique and your roll!


Ben Johnston

Ben's passion in life is finding some freefall, getting splashed in the face by the odd wave, holding the key goal to paddle the whole world! 

The genuine Kayak bum, Raft guide and top lad!


Sabrina Barm

Sabrina has been a friend of BPM long before we even came to market, a long time paddling companion and one hell of a boater, showing that gender makes no difference when it comes to sending stouts and making the most of life! A world class athlete in C1 WWR, the designer of the new Esquif Xtasy and one of the very best on the globe in OC!


Nina Csonkova

 Nina comes from the beautiful country of Slovakia, and stacks an impressive list of achievements from multiple euro and world cup victories, Euro Champs runner ups to name but a few! Kayaking for over 15years Nina has traveled all over the world chasing her dreams, now even as a mum the fun doesn't stop, Nina and her husband Peter along with their son travelled for over 6 months last year chasing the rivers! Nina is rocking the new TVF PopProDuo!


Want to be apart of the Team???

We are always looking for inspirational paddlers, who can help drive our brand in the right direction, send us an email to BPMWHITEWATER@GMAIL.COM

The Family

BPM  is a family run business, in a well established factory using the very best machinery to create the ultimate standard of floatation bags and accessories, we have a passion for the water and we strive to produce the very best in the game!