epic V8 Double

Epic V8 Double Surfski

Surfskis are no longer unstable racing craft capable of being paddled only by professional athletes. Most levels of paddler can get onto an Epic V8 Double and paddle proficiently from the first day.

Newbies will appreciate the way they can jump on and go without spending their first sessions bracing or capsizing. The V8 Double gives intermediate paddlers the confidence to venture out into more adventurous conditions - Surf’s up! Experts will enjoy showing their non-paddling friends or relatives the thrill of surfski paddling. The V8 Double is also the perfect vehicle for parents to introduce surfski to their kids.

The Epic V8 double is easy to carry with side handles at each cockpit in addition to bow & stern handles. The front cockpit accommodates paddlers from 5’0” to 6’7” in height, while the rear cockpit will fit those from 4’10” to 6’5” tall.


Length: 22 feet (6.7 meters)

Width: 22.4 inches (57 centimeters)

Depth: 15 inches (38 centimeters)

Capacity: 485 pounds (220 kilograms)

Paddler Fit (Front): 5'0" to 6'7" (1.52m to 2.01m)

Paddler Fit (Back): 4'10" to 6'6" (1.47m to 1.98m)

Construction Options

Epic V8 Double Performance

50 pounds (23 kilograms)

Infusion grade foam core

Composite hybrid of fiberglass, carbon fiber, & Kevlar

Vacuum infused, heat-cured epoxy

Black bow & stern

Price: $3,995.00

Epic V8 Double Ultra

39 pounds (17.8 kilograms)

Nomex honeycomb core

Woven carbon & Kevlar fabric

Vacuum bagged, heat-cured epoxy

Red bow & stern

Price: $4,995.00

Fit - Fast - Fun

To demo an Epic, contact Chris at Surf North Paddle Sports.