In 2015 the Gorge Downwind Champs had a vision to grow into one of the largest downwind paddling events in the world. In 2017 we accomplished this goal with a full sellout of over 470 downwind paddlers 3 months before race day.
Equally as drivin, TC surfski has goals of their own to dominate the online performance paddling market, and they are stepping up to the plate to prove it. They just pledged a primer gold sponsorship to the GDC to cover all of the following
Convert all wait list name to entrants.
Live Surfski Coverage by Ivan Lawler
Surfski Media Boat
Surfski Hot Spot (Male / Female)
More about TC Surski
Our goal is to become the #1 on-line retailer for Surfski and Performance Paddling. We currently sell the following brands:
Epic Kayak / Paddles / Accessories
Nelo Surfskis / Clothing / Accessories
Downwind (just getting started with this one)
All orders over $100 ship 2 day air for free and we ship international first class for a flat rate of $15 and free over $200
In addition to the on-line store, our website includes over 60 blog posts as well as the only surfski focused podcast: Peak Paddle Performance. So far we’ve had over 17,000 podcast downloads spread across the following podcasts
At TC Surfski our obsession is all about growing the sport and inspiring paddlers to achieve their best, hence the content of both the blogs and podcast is focused on downwind skills and forward stroke technique.
Our future ambitions is to run a Midwest surfski school all summer long - we have friendly and predictable downwind conditions all summer long in Leland, Michigan.