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FCRCC Anniversary Pub Night – April 22, 2018

The more you know about the False Creek Racing Canoe Club, the more proud you are to wear its name.  The FCRCC started back in 1985 with the first Dragon boat team in North America.  We officially received our Society status in 1988 so that is our excuse for have a 30th Anniversary party.  The pub night will include a video session which will overview some of the magic moments of the origin and the continued success of the club.  Here is what we would love to see: Previous club members and hard working Executive members to come back for […]

FCRCC Novice OC6 is back again for the season

This is a co-ed program open to adults of all ages, and is coached by experienced FCRCC outrigger paddlers. Through this program, you will learn outrigger paddling technique (no paddling experience necessary), develop paddling fitness and be introduced to Hawaiian culture. Practices are held Mondays and Wednesday from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, leaving from the FCRCC Burrard site.  Practices are twice each week for 4 weeks. Warning, the more practices you attend, the more quickly you will become addicted to outrigger paddling! For full details see Outrigger Programs – Novice To register, use this link: https://thriva.activenetwork.com/Reg4/Form.aspx?IDTD=7007642&RF=11709422&mode=0

FCRCC March Madness Race Results 2018

FCRCC March Madness took place on March 24th and 25th.  Another great turnout for a well established race.  Here are the results for the two days   2018 MM Saturday Heat Results 2018 MM Sunday Heat Results 2018 MM Divisions Results for CORA   Pictures: www.facebook.com/fcrccoutrigger

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.

2018 Dragon boat team Registration is now open

It is time for the 2018 Dragon boat year team registration.  Teams that were registered last year will have received a memo with the full details.  To register, use the following link:  https://thriva.activenetwork.com/Reg4/Form.aspx?IDTD=7007642&RF=7309301&mode=0 To contact your dragon boat representative email Coco Lau at:  dragonboat@fcrcc.com

FCRCC AGM – 2017/2018 Executive and 2016/2017 video

FCRCC welcomes a new Executive for the 2017/2018 paddling year.  A special thank you to Angela Yee and Tommy Leung for their work on the Executive over the past year.  Welcome to Stephanie McLean as Secretary and Stu Chase for Communications.  A highlight of the AGM was the video of FCRCC members and their accomplishments over this past year.  Remember as you go through this year, record your events and submit them so we can review next AGM.    Here is the link to the 2016/2017 video:  https://youtu.be/Y7UFiPVO1NA Your FCRCC Executive for 2017/2018 is:  2017-2018 Executive Committee Commodore:          Rob Magus Vice […]

FCRCC Spring Knockout – Early Bird Deadline March 5, 2018

The FCRCC Spring Knockout will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 This popular Spring event sells out each year where teams will race two 200-meter heats to qualify into one of several similar-times “Knockout Divisions”, and then a 200-meter semi-final to determine placement & ranking in a Knockout Division. Each Division’s final will be a Knockout series of 200-meter races. All teams will be in the first final race; the bottom team(s) in that first final race will be knocked out. The survivors will have 5 minutes to return to the start line – and then race again. The […]