Dagger Axiom 8.5 Action in Electron

Dagger Axiom 8.5 - Action Outfitting - Electron

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Dagger Axiom Action

River Running & Surf White Water Kayak

A good kayak for all-round whitewater river running and surf. Lower volume stern allows for more playful paddling. Action specification outfitting.


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Dagger Axiom

The Dagger Axiom is a modern white water kayak designed for river play, surfing and general purpose kayaking. Suitable for a wide range of abilities from intermediate paddlers progressing their river running skills to expert paddlers looking for. The fast planing hull and full length rail provides speed and control when surfing at the beach or on the river. The lower volume stern allows for playful paddling and nimble moves as you negotiate eddies and runs. Great down river speed, effortless eddy hopping capabilities and smooth, carving wave surfing. All-river predictability combined with play potential will make this the boat of choice for seasoned paddlers and whitewater newcomers alike.

The Axiom is available in three volume sizes to allow you to find a suitable model for your height and weight. There is also a childs size, the Axiom 6.9, please click here for further information - Dagger Axiom 6.9 for children


  • Full plate bulkhead foot brace
  • Fixed Contour Lite Seat Pad with gear loops and hip-pad ready
  • Adjustable Thigh braces
  • Contour Lite backrest - ratchet adjustable
  • 3 anodised aluminium grab handles
  • Minicell foam pillar buoyancy
  • Drain bung

Axiom 8.0

  • Length 2.44m
  • Width 0.62m
  • Volume 193 L
  • Weight 16kg
  • Paddler range 41-68kg
  • Spraydeck Size: R4 / Keyhole

Axiom 8.5

  • Length 2.59m
  • Width 0.65m
  • Volume 238 L
  • Weight 19kg
  • Paddler range 59-95kg
  • Spraydeck Size: R4 / Keyhole

Axiom 9.0

  • Length 2.74m
  • Width 0.69m
  • Volume 295 L
  • Weight 21kg
  • Paddler range 82-130kg.
  • Spraydeck Size: R4 / Keyhole


Dagger Axiom Blaze


Dagger Axiom Electron


Accessories That You May Need

Manic Shock kayak spraydeck

Manic Shock - Keyhole

Hard wearing neoprene white water spraydeck. The Manic River Deck offers high performance with an excellent seal due to the 9.5mm shock cord and latex coating on the inside.

Waist Sizes: S/M (60-75cm), M/L (75-90cm), XL (90-100cm)

Manic River kayak spraydeck

Manic River - Keyhole

Hard wearing neoprene white water spraydeck. The Manic River Deck offers high performance with an excellent seal due to the 9.5mm shock cord and latex coating on the inside for a good cockpit grip.

Waist Sizes: S/M (60-75cm), M/L (75-90cm), XL (90-100cm)

Kayak Air Bags

Buoyancy Bags - 15Ltr (70cm) (Pair)

Kayak Air Bags for split Stern. To give extra buoyancy when/if your kayak fills with water! Sold as a Pair.

Price £27.50

Dagger Kayaks Contour Lite Hip Pads

Dagger Contour Lite Hip Pads

Hip pad kit including all fittings to attach to the Contour Lite seating system in Dagger Action Spec kayaks.

Price £32.00

Mini Cell foam block for use with kayaks

Mini Cell Foam

A high density foam, as used by all Kayak manufactures. Ideal for custom foam footrest or hip pads.

Size: 25cm x 50cm x 7.5cm

Price £15.00


Canoes & Kayaks
Due to current restrictions within the UK courier network we are unable to ship canoes and kayaks. Collection is available from our 7 nationwide stores - see below.

Equipment & Accessories
Nationwide delivery is available for equipment and accessories throughout the UK & Ireland to home and work addresses.
The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket

Collection - Click & Collect

Buy a Dagger Axiom online from our website and collect from our shop at Lee Mill, Plymouth, Devon or you can collect from any branch within the Canoe Shops Group. There is no cost associated with this.

Our other stores are:

  • Bournemouth Canoes - Poole
  • Brighton Canoes - Newhaven
  • Cornwall Canoes - St Columb Road Nr Newquay
  • Manchester Canoes - Warrington
  • Norfolk Canoes - Norwich
  • Southampton Canoes - Southampton

We will contact you to arrange collection upon receipt of you order.

If you need any further help or advice about the Dagger Axiom please get in touch by email, phone or visit our shop