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FCRCC Outrigger March Madness – March 24th and March 25th

FCRCC March Madness returns on March 24th and 25th.  Register early to avoid disappointment.   Registration:  http://www.falsecreekoutrigger.com/news/marchmadness2018-1 Date:  Saturday, March 24, 2018 and Sunday, March 25, 2018 Location:  FCRCC Outrigger Compound, Burrard Marina, Vanier Park, Vancouver Race:  4 km OC6 races in beautiful English Bay.  Races will run in heats of up to 10 canoes at a time. Description:  Due to high demand, we have expanded the event to two days.  Open and Masters (40’s) crews (men, women and mixed) will race on Saturday.  Other age categories (e.g. 50’s and up) and novice crews will race on Sunday.  Men’s and women’s […]

OC2 Tempest Orientation

You must attend these orientations in order to be allowed to go out in the OC2. The only other way to have access is if someone wants to be a Rep for a specific OC program, to orientate their group, they would be taking on the responsibility of conveying all the information. Any damage due to ” ignorance of policy or procedure from their paddlers would be their responsibility.If anyone was taking on this role, so they would be noted as such and get a signature.

FCRCC Senior C is recruiting – your chance to race in CCWC in Hungary, July 2018!

SENIOR C DRAGON BOAT TEAM IS RECRUITING We are a competitive Dragon Boat Team racing in the Women, Open and Mixed Divisions in local, national and international regattas.  We are racing at the Club Crew World Champs in Hungary, July 2018. Our Team is located on Granville Island. Practices are Sunday 9:30am and Thursday 7:30pm. Our head coach is Kamini Jain, 2 time Olympic kayaker, past Canada Premier Dragon Boart Team Member and Coach and current Canada Senior C Coach. THIS TEAM IS FOR YOU BECAUSE: You want to take your competition and paddling to higher level You have the […]

CORA Cup 2017 – Congratulations FCRCC

The False Creek Racing Canoe Club once again won the Canadian Outrigger Association CORA cup. This win was the result on FCRCC teams entered in a wide range of categories. Congratulations. For complete results see the CORA website: https://www.canadianoutrigger.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/CORA-CUP-Points-2017.pdf

Good luck in China! FCRCC athletes are competing in World Championships!

Congratulations and good luck to all FCRCC members who will represent Canada at the 13th World Nations Championships in Kunming, China, Oct 18-23, 2017. I hope we are not missing anyone! SENIOR A Audrey Tait Jo Phillips SENIOR B Cindy Turner SENIOR C Anita Winch Cathy Smith Cheryl Bublitz Ellen Miller Fran De Grace Judy Comer Kathy Pryce Leona Waroway Lesley Rigby Loi Graham Regina Lam Bruce Davidson Gary Cohen Ron Roberts Terry Curtis Ron MacDonald (helm) Susan Mott (drum) Andrea Dillon (coach) Kamini Jain (coach) also: Mike Bernemann Graham Smith Erin Lim

FCRCC Alder bay dock photo shoot – September 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm

False Creek Racing Canoe Club – Let’s Sink the Dock!! Calling all FCRCC members!!  The FCRCC would like to take a photo of its members assembled on the dock and ramp to demonstrate how the current dock in its current state is inadequate to serve our members. Please come to the Alder Bay dock on Wednesday, September 27th at 6:30 pm for a photo session.  Let’s gather to “Sink the Dock” It’s time to start fighting for a new dock.  See you on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm!!!

Vote for a new dock on Alder Bay – see details

YOUR VOTE = MORE SPACE FOR BOATS Paddlers and friends of False Creek: In 21 days, we’re launching into an ambitious campaign, and we need your help. Trust us, our success is to the benefit of every single person who paddles out of False Creek. The power to make this happen is in YOUR HANDS! In the more than 30 years that this club has existed, our membership has seen huge growth, and we support every imaginable discipline of paddling. In our history, we’ve produced lifelong recreational paddlers and provincial, national and international champions. The one constant that has never […]