Entries by The Gorge Race

Dates are set for The Gorge Race 2018

The Gorge Race 2018! Dates are set. July 14, 2018: The Gorge Outrigger Canoe Race (OC6) The countdown is on! If you are interested in volunteering, sponsoring or contributing in any way, please contact us! This is a community effort, funds return back to the community to support clubs and local groups. Let’s work together […]

Ozone – Lighter Stronger Faster

Outrigger Zone has been designing and building Hawaiian outrigger canoes for over 20 years. We build the Gemini, Tempest, Kahe Kai, Ares, Antares, Ehukai, Storm, and Hurricane. Our latest products are OC6 canoes, the Vortex and Malolo and we are excited about the potential they bring to grow the sport and improve performance. We are […]

Puakea Designs – It’s About Lifestyle

As the founder of Puakea Designs, John Puakea is an internationally sought after canoe builder as well as a championship- winning paddling coach, whose career as a canoeing innovator and promoter has evolved with the expanding paddling sports market. Over years of coaching, John’s own experience as an elite paddler, combined with his talent for […]

Kialoa – Together On The Water

Born on the Island of Oahu in 1991, KIALOA Paddles grew out of Dave Chun’s love for the sport of outrigger canoe racing. Driven by the desire to build the best paddles in the world, Dave started crafting wood paddles on his parents’ lanai. Shortly thereafter, he met Meg, a midwesterner transplanted to Hawaii. It was […]

2017 Gorge Safety Jerseys

If you needed another reason to join us at the 2017 Gorge Outrigger Canoe Race, here it is! Our 2017 Race Jersey designed with safety in mind. With design indicators you can quickly identify if a paddler in the water or on a canoe is facing you or facing away from you. The right side […]

2017 Gorge Race Announced

The 20th Annual Gorge Outrigger Canoe Race is set to be the best one yet! 2017 Gorge date: July 15th  View Gorge OC6 Course Map in a larger map. Downwind runs require a shuttle which may seem like more work if you haven’t done it before, but once you see how much more fun it […]