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Welcome to our race!

The 2015 Oban Sea Kayak Race will take place on Saturday 29th August 2015 (not 22nd August as previously advertised) - racing around the island of Kerrera, off Oban Bay.

The 2014 race saw a fantastic mix of single and double sea kayaks, sea kayak teams and a new performance race category including ocean surf ski. Read more about the Race Categories and Team Trophy. Covering a distance of 20km, the 80 or so paddlers circumnavigated the beautiful and rugged Island of Kerrera, beginning and ending at Oban on Scotland's beautiful west coast. It's a demanding route, through remote and exposed waters, but one that makes for a memorable and fun event. You can read the 2014 Race Results here.

All proceeds from Oban Sea Kayak Race are in aid of Oban Lifeboat. The 2013 Race raised a magnificent £2800 - many thanks to all who helped raise this fantastic sum.


Oban Sea Kayak Race - 20km of sheer fun!



Interested? Our race is open to all by application. You'll be able to apply online soon. Click below for details


Click here to register


Race rules

Safety is our top priority and you'll need to follow the race rules to enter. Click below for details.


Read more: Rules



Read about the Race Categories and Prizes for the Race.



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