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

Club Update June 30, 2020

PRCC will not be hosting races nor Junior Program this year. As the year moves along and our new social norms with COVID-19 develop, it has become clear that due to the 2 metre distancing rule, PRCC cannot hold our annual races. Both Duel in the Desert and Length of the Lake are ofically cancelled […]

Club Update – April 2020

Penticton Racing Canoe Club (PRCC) is taking the following precautions to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19: All PRCC events and club practices and events are temporarily suspended. We will be following the instructions of the Health Authorities and the guidance of the Canadian Outrigger Racing Association to determine when regular club programs can resume.  […]

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 a casual meal in the park (please bring chairs or a blanket to sit on).  Sunday is small boat racing over an […]

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 […]