Craft Specifications

Examples of Kayaks in Various Classes

Short Rec 1

  • Dolphin
  • Explorer 4
  • Minnow
  • French Tourer
  • Sprite
  • Bass
  • B-line Petrel
  • Manitou
  • Elliot Swift (no rudder)
  • Horizon Scoutt »
  • Elliot Barracuda (no rudder)
  • Epic GPX

Medium Rec 1

  • Arctic Raider
  • Mirage 17, 520 & 530
  • Penguin
  • Australis Salamander
  • Kakadu 4.7
  • Ocean Raider
  • Flash
  • Marauder
  • Epic S and V8
  • Horizon EnV
  • Nadgee
  • Greenlander 17 & 550
  • Contour 450
  • Tasman Express
  • Apollo X1
  • Challenge Sequel & Breeze
  • Prijon Proteus
  • Cobra
  • Elliot Obsession
  • Epic 16x, 18x & 18x sport

Long Rec 1

  •  Raider X
  • Mirage 19 & 580
  • Comet
  • Elliot Renegade
  • Challenger
  • Horizon Tourer
  • Horizon Flyer
  • Horizon 580
  • Slade SLR1
  • Q-kayaks Torres
  • Northstar
  • Tasman 19
  • Elliot Renagade
  • Time Traveller  

Rec 2

  • Dusky Bay 5.9
  • Estuary Double
  • Horizon Ekko
  • Mermaid
  • Stellar STI7

Long Rec 2

  • Mirage 24 & 730
  • Elliot Vulcan
  • Elliot Zero Tolerance
  • Tasman Twin & Max
  • Pittarak
  • Slade SLR2

ORS1

  •  Carbonology
  • Epic
  • Nelo
  • Fenn
  • Quantum
  • Stellar
  • Think
  • DD3 

Unrestricted 1

  • Sonic
  • Rocket
  • Force 3/4/5
  • Q-kayaks Maximus
  • Mirage 22 & 22S
  • Ruahine Opus
  • Evolution Edge
  • Bandit
  • Epic 16 & 18

Unrestricted 2

  •  Stellar S2E
  • Supersonic
  • Vindicator

 Generally multisport racing kayaks should enter the Unrestricted category.

Short Rec size kayaks with rudders should enter Med Rec.