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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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 […]

Duel in the Desert 2017

Welcome to Penticton Racing Canoe Club’s 19th Annual Duel in the Desert, May 13 & 14, 2017. Held on Skaha Lake this race features a 20 km. OC-6 race on Saturday followed by awards and lunch in the park.  Sunday is small boat racing over an approximate 11 km. course.  If the weather allows we will race […]

Downhill Race 2015

The race is downwind, we go from either OK falls beach or Skaha lake beach depending on the direction of the wind. All boats go at the same time. SUP’s will leave 15 minutes earlier. No sails allowed.