IAPA Innovation Award 2016

As part of the IAPA Adventure Park Meeting 2016 in Berlin, the IAPA, in cooperation with the magazine Oben, is going to honour pioneering developments within the adventure park sector with the IAPA Innovation Award.

Competition categories

Category „Product“: Submitted innovations should be sustainable and should offer a benefit for the practice. Furthermore rated will be profitability, increase of security, increase of commercial efficiency, eco-credentials and improvement of operating conditions in adventure parks.

Category “Project“: A pioneering ropes course project will be honoured. Projects that have been realized within the past 36 months can be submitted by individuals as well as construction companies, campaign groups and cooperations.

Category “Design“: In this section we want to award excellent design concepts. You can provide contributions like product design, communicaton design for analogue and digital media including corporate design.  

The Applications

Applicants without poster presentation:

  • Coudou Pro mit ZAZA2 Connect
  • Koala Equipment mit Pouliz 2.0 handle

Award winners


Winner 2016 PRODUCT: CLiC-iT Adventure KIDS“; Thierry Dehondt, CLiC-iT – SARL Dehondt, Reims – France


Winner 2016 DESIGN: A zipline fit for a crown prince – Flying through the world’s biggest water fountain“; Philipp Strasser, outdoorconcept, Wien


Winner 2016 PROJECT: “Treewalk in Rotorua / Neuseeland”, Cambium GmbH in Kisslegg