coming soon for 2019
New for 2019 - featuring a slightly concave power face, and sleek lines. Currently under demanding testing by competitive paddlers.
Inspired and tested by local marathon canoeists, this paddle incorporates features that boost performance and durability.
Weight; 9.5 oz.
Grip: Asymmetrical palm grip for comfort
Shaft: Oval lower section tapered to round top section
7 7/8" width (std) but can be custom made up to 8 1/2"
PVC foam core for durability
Scooped catch side with a central ridge for straight tracking
Full 3/4" carbon lower edge for durability
Custom Blade Fronts
If you are looking to stand out then these paddles are for you. The front side of the blade can be customized using most lightweight cotton fabrics, or unique graphics and logos can be added. Check out fabrics.com for pattern ideas and inspiration.
Chris Prater - Paddle maker
Standard or New Design Paddle (once released)
1 -4 paddles $275 CDN each
5+ paddles $255 CDN each
Custom Fabric Front $300 + fabric cost
Custom Graphic Front $300 + 25/hr graphic design
Orders and Inquires
Marathon Racing Links
Ontario Marathon Canoe and Kayak Racing Association
Check out OMCKRA for race schedules, coaching clinics, and more.
Marathon Racing Canoes
High quality, light weight racing canoes that are hand crafted in Ontario.
Muskoka River X Series
Back for it’s fifth year, the River X crew is pleased to announce an exciting schedule for your 2018 paddling season.