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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: To contact your dragon boat representative email Coco Lau at:

OC2 orientation: December 9th and 17th

Welcome to the newest boat in the FCRCC fleet, our Tempest 2 person outrigger canoe. Our new OC2 is housed at the Burrard compound and ready for use.  Patti Lawson will be holding orientation for those individual club members that wish to paddle this boat.  We would like to see anyone who plans to use the boat outside of a program and a rep for any program who may be using it for training at this orientation.  The program Rep will be responsible for the proper orientation of their group. FCRCC Core Outrigger Programs have priority use of the OC2 […]

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: Your FCRCC Executive for 2017/2018 is:  2017-2018 Executive Committee Commodore:          Rob Magus Vice […]

Last day for Early Bird membership rates was – November 25th

The FCRCC membership year runs from November 1st to October 31st. Last day for early bird registration is November 25th.   Keep your current membership card!!!! FCRCC Membership cards, picking up new keys… This year, we will only be creating new cards if the member does not have an old card. We will be adding a date sticker to your old membership card to indicate that you are a current 2018 member. When you come to the office to pick up your key, be sure to bring your old membership card so we can add the sticker. Registration and payment, membership […]

FCRCC Spring Knockout – May 5, 2018 Registration is now OPEN

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 […]

Aviva Community Fund – Towards a new dock in Alder Bay RESULTS

We’re sorry to share the news today that our Alder Bay dock replacement project was not selected as a finalist in the Aviva Community Fund campaign. Our nearly 9000 votes was not nearly sufficient to get us past our competition from across Canada. A BIG thanks to the nearly 400 of you who DID vote on our behalf, and shared our campaign as it went along. It is disappointing news to all of us–the dock replacement is a central capital investment that our club needs, and winning a grant of this size would have been a huge financial shot in […]

FCRCC Annual General Meeting – November 6, 2017

Announcing The FCRCC Annual General Meeting  Location:  Vancouver Theatre Sports Address:  1502 Duranleau Street, Vancouver,B.C.   Time:  Doors open at 7:15 pm. Meeting commences at 7:30 pm. Date:  November 6, 2017.   Invitation to All False Creek Racing Canoe Club Members To Participate on the FCRCC Executive Board FCRCC elects its Executive Board Members for the following term at its AGM and we encourage all members to participate in the AGM and to put their names forward for election to the Board. Descriptions of the Board positions are outlined on the FCRCC website:  Board members have three principal roles: To participate in […]