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 the we think you could really get along with Shiva."
Canoe and Kayak Magazine UK
Lance Jones - Ouachita Outdoor Outfitters
White Water Canoe Centre
Kayaks North West
Colorado Kayak Supply
Canoe and Kayak UK
Canoe and Kayak Magazine US
Forgiving - Gives softer landings on big drops.
Smooth Stern Chines
No rails to trip you up but the chines gives driving force when you need it.
Easy to Boof and Flair over features.
High Volume Bow & Stern
rides easily over features, resurfaces quickly.
Stern release edge
Allows really fast lines for drive.
Reprofiled deck and volume distribution
Easy to roll.