About PRCC

The Penticton Racing Canoe Club is dedicated to increasing accessibility and achieving excellence in paddle sports at all levels of ability and participation

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Penticton Racing Canoe Club hosts two major race events per year: Duel in the Desert – an early season six-man and small boat race, and the Length of the Lake 100 km Ultra-Paddle race – one of the longest single day races in North America.

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PRCC’s Juniors used to be purely Outrigger paddlers. However we have started expanding our program including SUP, surf-ski, and C-1.

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We would like to thank our sponsors

2018 Skaha Downwind

Penticton Racing Canoe Club September 23, 2018 SMALL BOAT RACE INFORMATION Location: Skaha Lake, Penticton Date:  Sunday, September 23, 2018. Race start 2:30 pm. Registration open at 12:30 Preamble: 11.2 km length of Skaha Lake.  The race is downwind, we go from either OK Falls beach or Skaha lake beach depending on the direction of the […]

2019 Duel In the Desert – Cora Cup Race

Welcome to Penticton Racing Canoe Club’s 21st Annual Duel in the Desert, May 11 & 12, 2019. Held on Skaha Lake this race features a 15-18 km. OC-6 race on Saturday followed by our famous chilli lunch in the park,   Sunday is small boat racing over an approximate 11 km. course. SATURDAY, MAY 11 8:00 […]

2017 Skaha Downwind

Join us Saturday, September 23 for an 11.2 km. Skaha Lake Downwind Run Registration: 12:00 – 12:45 pm (don’t unload your boat) Mandatory Meeting:  12:45 pm and we determine direction Race Start:  2:00 pm Fee:  $15 per paddler More Info and Registration Form Below 2017 SkahaDownwind Info 2017 SkahaDownwind Reg Form

Learn to Paddle!

Join an exciting water sport on Skaha Lake! Outrigger canoeing is a Polynesian racing sport combining endurance and technique, and is challenging and rewarding for all abilities. Introductory Program 2017 Tuesday and Thursday, May 9, 11, 16 and 18th, 6-7:30 pm Cost: $60 plus $25 CORA registration fee. Course fee can be applied towards your […]