Pyranha Shiva – Ultimate Steep Creeker
The Shiva has a rounded hull, soft stern chines, a high bow rocker and loads of volume in the bow and stern.
These features give you softer landings on big drops, rear driving force when you want it, awesome boofability and resurfacing capability. The rounded & high deck, with a high centre of volume, countering a low centre of gravity for easy rollability.
If you are running big drops and pushing harder lines the Shiva is the one you want.
“If you are an intermediate to advanced whitwater paddler, looking for a confidence inspiring kayak to take that next step and push yourself to go steeper then we think you could really get along with Shiva.”
Canoe and Kayak Magazine UK
Pyranha whitewater kayak
|DIMENSIONS, VOLUME & WEIGHT|
|Length||254cm / 8′ 4″||259cm / 8′ 6″||264cm / 8′ 8″|
|Width||66cm / 26″||67.3cm / 26.5″||68.6cm / 27″|
|External Cockpit Length||93.5cm / 36.8″||93.5cm / 36.8″||93.5cm / 36.8″|
|External Cockpit Width||48.5cm / 19″||48.5cm / 19″||48.5cm / 19″|
|Volume||280l / 74gal (US)||305l / 80gal (US)||348l / 92gal (US)|
|Weight||21kg / 46.3lb||22kg / 48.5lb||23kg / 50.7lb|
|Optimum Paddler Weight||45 – 80kg / 99 – 176lb||60 – 110kg / 132 – 243lb||80 – 130kg / 176 – 287lb|
|Yellow / Red / Green||Turquoise / Lime / Fuchsia||Red / White / Grey|