About Us & Green Policy
Knockout Challenge has been trading for over 17 years. We have a number of independent shows that travel the UK (and abroad) offering fun and exciting Its A Knockout games shows run in a light-hearted atmosphere.
We use of many colourful inflatable obstacles and our specially designed games mean that everyone in every team is given the chance to take part in every game (if they wish to).
We are one of the (very) few FULL-TIME It's A knockout companies in the UK operating at over a hundred events each year. We have travelled as far away as Kuwait and have worked with "Mr Knockout" himself Stuart Hall and also Keith "Cheggers" Chegwin (plus lots of other "normal" celebrities).
KNOCKOUT CHALLENGE is a registered UK company. It is illegal for other companies, organisations or charities to use the name "Knockout Challenge" or offer "Knockout Challenge's" (it is called "passing-off" & "fishing") this includes the use our kangaroo logo. We would appreciate the notification of any lawbreaking in this respect. Here is a Barrister's ruling of the use of the words Knockout Challenge in connection with It's A Knockout.
All our inflatable equipment carries a current RPII accredited Safety Certificates. Our electrical equipment is PAT tested every 3 months. We also have an excellent safety record and in October '07 had our safety measures were commended in a trade magazine. We are the only It's A Knockout company to have a Green Policy Statement (please see below)
The It's A Knockout shows that Knockout Challenge offer are great for charity days, company fun days, corporate entertainment, town shows, arena entertainment and team building events.
Phil Pike, the director of Knockout Challenge, sits (along with HSE and other bodies) on the committee of the Amusement Devices Safety Council which oversees safety issues in the industry.
We are active members of the Amusement and Catering Equipment Society. This is a trade organisation for Acts, Bouncy operators, Showmen, Caterers and events service providers. Please click on the A.C.E.S. logo to the left to go to their website.
OUR GREEN POLICY
Green Footprints are now considered important by many companies and organisations. Since the introduction of BS8901:2007 it is even more important to consider an environmentally aware events company. We at Knockout Challenge treat this subject seriously and are the only It's A Knockout company to announce their policy in this matter.
- All paper/cardboard etc is recycled.
- Office consumables such as printer cartridges are recycled.
- Electric devices are switched off (not standby) whenever possible.
- Printed paperwork is kept to a minimum.
- We fill our fuel tanks with high grade bio-diesel whenever possible.
- Our vehicle fleet is regularly maintained meaning maximum efficiency is achieved.
- Generators are turned off whenever possible.
- Water will be used to keep wastage to a minimum.
Kuwait - The Hala Febuary Festival.
Distance is not a problem as the images here show. These were taken when we were in Kuwait for the Hala February Festival. We spent over three weeks in the country providing Tele Match (their name for It's A Knockout) for the festival.
We greatly treasure the memories of this visit and enjoyed providing the games and visiting this great country. Many of the shows featured on their Kuwaiti television any via the Hotbird satellite system.