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Waka – New Kayaks

Waka have a new range of kayaks launching shortly. The Tuna 2.0, Tutea and Gangster remain in the line up but will be joined by the Stout and OG.

Here is a run down of the range.

Tuna 2.0

Waka - New Kayaks

Paddler Weight 70 – 95kg
Length/Volume 262cm / 340l

Designed for creeking, beginners and all round.

Tutea

Waka - New Kayaks

Paddler Weight 50 – 80kg
Length/Volume 250cm / 300l

Designed for extreme racing, creeking, and all round.

Gangsta

Waka - New Kayaks

Paddler Weight 70 – 120kg
Length/Volume 273cm / 360l

Designed for creeking, beginners and all round.

Stout

Waka - New Kayaks

Paddler Weight 50 – 80kg
Length/Volume 258cm / 310l

Designed for high performance creeking.

OG

Paddler Weight 70 – 110kg
Length/Volume 265cm / 370l

Designed for full on creeking.

Some interesting stats mixed in there. What is the difference between “creeking”, “Full on Creeking” and “High Performance Creeking”? What do you think?

4 Comments

  1. These days a lot of people seem to think that a grade 3 bimble is classed as creeking! At least it seems that way from the number of huge volume boats I’m seeing!

  2. Any clues as to who is making these for Waka now? Is it Rainbow? Or Dragorossi? Or somebody else?

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