Thumbnail ImageShaggy Designs designs and builds composite playboats and paddles for the white water market. We are based in Carp, Ontario, near to the world famous Ottawa river.


2018-04-17 Stock products. We have some paddles ready made and available, mostly lightly used, ex-demo or prototypes. These, and any other stock that we have ready, will be listed on our order page. We are planning on slowly building up a stock of the most popular paddles and accessories.

Breakdown paddle

2018-04-02 New Gauge on the Mohaka. We have just put up another gauge. This time, on the Mohaka river in New Zealand. We are still running some tests, and hopefully will have a calibration against flow in cumecs in the near future.

Installing the gauge on the Mohaka

2018-02-12 Online Guidebook Re-launch. There has been some behind the scenes work on the online guidebook, and it has now been re-launched on a separate website; Existing links should re-direct to the new website.

2018-01-31 An amazing video of 2017 Season Highlights from Marc.

2017-11-16 In these cold months, here is a reminder of good times past, and something to look forward to next season. Marc and Caleb running tandem on the Rouge.

Good days on the river

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