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Corporate events

  ‚ÄčAt Albany Outdoors we offer a range activities and packages to meet the unique needs of your business in the idyllic setting of the banks of the River Thames in Kingston. Our on-water facilities are easily accessible from London and the surrounding areas, and whether you’re looking to provide your staff with a relaxing day on the water to reward their hard work, to encourage a competitive spirit between your sales teams, or to help your staff improve their team working, communication and creative problems solving skills, we can help.

If what you see doesn’t meet your needs, talk to our experienced senior team who will be happy to work with you to create a tailor-made package that works for your business.

Our packages

The Adventure

The Adventure is a team building challenge that is designed to test your staff’s team working, communicating and analytical skills. As the saying goes, ‘there is no I in team’, and throughout the course of the challenge, your staff will begin to appreciate the value of collaboration in achieving their goals and bring this insight back into the workplace.

The benefits:

  • Improved team working
  • Improved problem solving and analytical skills
  • Improved communication
  • Improved collaboration within and between teams
  • Improved dynamic risk assessment and management
  • Improved interpersonal relationships

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The Journey

Perfect for larger teams and corporate away days, we’ll guide your staff down the River Thames, starting at the breathtaking Hampton Court Palace and travelling down to our facilities at Albany Outdoors. Your teams will be given an introduction to the ancient art of dragon boating. The journey is a great way to encourage networking between your teams, building stronger working relationships that lead to improved performance back at base.

The benefits:

  • A relaxed and rewarded workforce
  • Improved team working
  • Greater awareness of roles and responsibilities within your company
  • Improved interpersonal relationships

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Play to Win

Bring your performance-driven and sales teams together to give them an added boost designed to harness and nurture their competitive spirit. Your teams will be pitted head-to-head in a range of inter-team challenges, races and time trials guaranteed to get them thinking about their performance both on and off the water.

‚ÄčThe benefits:

  • Increased competitive spirit back at base
  • Increased drive and motivation
  • Improved team working
  • Improved collaboration
  • Exhausted teams less likely to cost you a fortune at the bar after the event!

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Reasons to choose Albany Outdoors

Fulfill your corporate social responsibility objectives

Albany Outdoors is part of Achieving for Children, a community interest company that works with vulnerable children and families. Any profits we make from corporate events get reinvested back into adventurous activities for young people.

Why not? It’s easy

Our on-water facilities are set in an idyllic setting and are easily accessible from London and the surrounding areas.  

Our outdoor experience and expertise is world class

Our instructors are qualified in and have experience of a variety of activities, including kayaking, canoeing, sailing, paddle boarding, and dragon boating.

Our experience, expertise and facilities mean that we can offer a wide range of on and off water activities to cater for all interests, skill and fitness levels. One of our site managers is also a qualified HR professional and can work with you to really understand your business needs and tailor our activities to ensure that those needs are fully met.

We are licensed by the Adventure Activities and Licensing Service and follow their guidance to ensure that everyone can experience exciting and stimulating activities outdoors without being exposed to avoidable risks.

We are also an accredited member of the following licensing organisations:

  • Academy of Surfing Instructors Accredited Centre
  • Adventure Activities Licensing Service
  • British Canoeing
  • Royal Yachting Association
  • Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme

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Albany Outdoors

For more information contact us:

Albany Outdoors
Albany Mews
Kingston upon Thames

Phone: 020 8549 3066

Email: [email protected]


Albany Outdoors