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

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.

Challenge Chase Down 2015

Come experience a small boat race with a slightly different format – chase down! With the chase format of two 5km loops nobody is left out of the mix in the race, and there is a good feeling of camaraderie amongst all of the paddlers. Come try it out and challenge your competitive side to “catch” the […]

Length of the Lake 2015

Length of the Lake 2015 – September 5, 2015 Hope you will be able to join us this year.  We have changed the date this year after having to cancel last year due to low numbers. We are hoping the new date will work better for more people. How Hard Can It Be? Join us […]