Founded in 1982 on Vancouver Island, British Colombia, Current Designs kayaks birthplace has some of the best and most challenging kayaking in the world. Founder Brian Henry lofted designs and innovated robust constructions to explore his water world. The designs and constructions continued to evolve and Brian's designs soon proved themselves the world over. Today, CD is owned by Wenonah Canoe. Together, we bring the best kayaks to the world from our humble factory in Winona, MN.