Dagger Axiom in the River SpecAbove: Dagger Axiom 8: Ergo River Outfitting


Dagger Kayak Contour Ergo River Outfitting.
Dagger Axiom in Action Spec

Dagger Axiom

River Running & Surf White Water Kayak

White water kayak for rivers, surf and general purpose paddling suitable for a wide range of abilities from novice to advanced.

Available in two outfittings dependant on budget in 3 standard sizes

Axiom River: £809.95 (RRP £899.95 - Saving £90.00)

Axiom Action: £629.95 (RRP £699.95 - Saving £70.00)

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  • Sizes
  • Outfitting Options
  • Colours
  • Accessories
  • Delivery

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.


There are 3 main sizes of the Dagger Axiom so you can paddle a kayak that is suitable for you height and weight. Axiom 8.0, 8.5 and 9.0.


We also offer a child size: Axiom 6.9, please click here for further information - Dagger Axiom 6.9 for children


Available in two outfittings: Ergo River and Action.

The Ergo River is fully adjustable and offers the best level of comfort and control whereas the Action spec is a less sophisticated outfitting without adjustable thighbraces or seating system.

Axiom 8.0

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

Axiom 8.5

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

Axiom 9.0

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

Outfitting Options for the Axiom

Ergo River

  • Contour Ergo bulkhead foot brace
  • Contour Ergo Play seat
  • Adjustable Ergo backrest
  • Thigh brace mounted ratchets for backrest
  • Adjustable thigh braces
  • Welded hull stiffener
  • Minicell foam pillar buoyancy
  • 3 anodised aluminium grab handles
  • Drain bung

Ergo River Dagger Axiom kayak

Dagger Axiom - Ergo River

Action Spec

  • Full plate bulkhead foot brace

  • Fixed ergonomic seat with padding and gear attachment loops
  • Thigh braces
  • Adjustable freestyle backrest
  • 3 anodised aluminium grab handles
  • Minicell foam pillar buoyancy
  • Drain bung

Action Dagger Axiom kayak

Dagger Axiom - Action


Dagger Axiom River and Action Spec Outfitting Colours:


Dagger Axiom Lime


Dagger Axiom Red


Dagger Axiom Blaze


Dagger Axiom Electron


Accessories that you may need


95cm Kayak Air Bags

Buoyancy Bags - 95cm (Pair)

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

Price £26.95

Dagger Kayaks hip pads

Dagger Hip Pads

Hip pad kit including all fittings. This is the same hip pads as currently supplied with their top end white water boats but can be fit into many other boats, they simple straps around the seat pillars.

Price £29.95

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

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.


Click here to select waist size


Price £62.95 (RRP £69.95 - Saving £7.00)

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. 


Click here to select waist size


Price £53.95 (RRP £59.95 - Saving £6.00)


We offer a delivery service for the Dagger Axiom throughout the UK & Ireland to home and work addresses.

Canoes and kayaks are normally delivered within 3-5 working days.
Clothing and equipment orders are normally sent with on a next working day delivery service.

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


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01752 892672


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