Welcome to Gara Paddles
Welcome to the home of premium, custom designed carbon fibre paddle blades for both river and flat water paddling. This site provides information on the Gara brand's blade designs, options for ordering complete paddle sets, details on manufacturing and contact details for orders and queries. Our photo gallery features the Gara paddle brand in pictures from the local South African paddling scene. Our news section below follows the latest developments in the paddling world. We trust you will enjoy your visit and should you need any further information, please feel free to contact us.
Gara Racing Paddles are pleased to be associated with many of the worlds top paddlers in a multitude of disciplines from river and flatwater marathon racing to Sprinting and surfski paddling.
We are pleased to have had a great 2014 season winning the K1 and K2 world marathon titles as well as many international surfski races with Hank McGregor and Jasper Mocke and river marathon races with Andy Birkitt. we are pleased to welcome legendary Spanish paddler Walter Bouzan to our family who won the Ardeche Marathon in France in a record time.
These athletes give us continual feedback on our products as well as playing an active role in developing new ideas and help us to remain at the forefront of paddle construction.
Well done guys, proud to have you as our brand ambassadors,
If paddlers of this calibre trust and believe in our equipment shouldn't you? '