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FCRCC Grinch Photo Shoot – Oh what fun, it was to…….

  FCRCC Grinch Photo Shoot A great time was had by all!!  What a fun day it was with the Grinch!  The Grinch appeared at the False Creek Community Centre Santa party on Saturday, December 8th (thanks Sam) and held in for the photo shoot on December 9th (thanks Terry!).. A special thank you to Kat, the flatwater gang and all the volunteers who built an amazing set.  Thank you to all the volunteers and participants on Saturday for the photo shoot!  Kevin, your photos turned out amazing!  It was inspiring about how all the dogs posed for the camera.  […]

FCRCC Warm water OC1, OC6 and surfski huli recovery

Date:  Jan 12, 2019 Time: 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm Cost:  Members: $25.00  Non-Members: $40.00 To register, please go to the following link A great way to start the New Year is to spend an evening doing a warm water huli with team mates and fellow paddlers. Sign up to come and practice the OC-6 huli recovery or an OC-1/Surfski recovery in coached sessions. It is always a great idea to learn and practice this skill under supervised and safe conditions so you are ready if the real thing should occur. This is a once in a year event, so don’t […]

Ohana Junior OC6 Sprint Classic

As part of the 2019 CORA Race Schedule, the Ohana Junior OC-6 Sprint Classic is a Mixed Junior OC-6 event where teams will compete in the following sprint distances 500m; 1000m; 1500m in length. These teams will be organized by age group. U12 U16 U19 Join FCRCC in this inaugural event for racing in beautiful English Bay!!  Race fee includes food and a beverage.  SAVE $5 if you register your team and pay before February 11, 2019. Location: FCRCC Burrard Compound and English Bay Dates:  May 11, 2019 Time:  9:00 am – 4:00 pm Cost: $120 plus GST ($115 plus GST if […]

Club time trials 2019

Club time trials for early 2019 are now set. Dates:  Jan 19, Feb 10, Mar 23, Apr 21 Time: ~8:00 am – 11:00 am Cost:  FREE for all FCRCC members To register, please go to the following link

FCRCC Spring Knockout Registration is now OPEN

****************************************** The FCRCC Spring Knockout will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019 (Qualifying event for those teams wishing to go to National Championships and a DBC Race Series Event). This popular Knockout 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 […]

FCRCC Spring Knockout bids from FCRCC teams now OPEN

FCRCC Dragon Boat Knockout Regatta – Calling for bids to host FCRCC is now calling for bids from interested FCRCC teams and Programs to host the 2019 FCRCC Knockout Regatta to be held on May 4, 2019. Eligibility to submit a Bid Proposal may come from any FCRCC Team or Program that can demonstrate their leadership for volunteering Must have a minimum of 24 people committed for the Regatta. The winning Bid can receive up to $4500 in compensation for their volunteer efforts. Deadline for submission of your proposal is December 8, 2018 Please see the attached document for application […]

FCRCC Acknowledgement Award winners at the AGM

False Creek Racing Canoe Club Acknowledgement Awards The strength of FCRCC resides in its volunteers, athletes and coaches.  These 2018 awards acknowledge the individuals and teams that contributed to the building of FCRCC champions.  The following members and teams were recognized by these awards at the FCRCC AGM.  Congratulations and a special thank you for your contributions which have made the FCRCC a better club.   Recognition of an individual’s contributions to FCRCC Winner:    Patti Lawson Patti was among four members that were nominated by the club.    She is being recognized for spending countless hours coaching various FCRCC teams and sharing […]

New membership year commences November 1st

The new FCRCC membership year commences on November 1, 2018 for all individual members.  The locks on all gates will be changed.  Paddlers must have renewed and payed for their 2018/2019 membership in order to continue paddling after October 31st. Steps: Register on line from the FCRCC website by selecting Membership – Individual – How to join- and selecting the link to the registration system. Complete your registration information and pay for the membership year.  Early bird registration rates continue until November 15th Drop by the FCRCC office during posted office hours to pick up your new key and update […]