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PNWORCA FCRCC RACE – March 2, 2019

    PNWORCA FCRCC RACE – March 2, 2019   THEME:  OLD SCHOOL Pull out your old jersey and wear your vintage clothes to the FCRCC PNWORCA race!   There will be a 5 kilometer short course and a 12 kilometer long course.  All craft will start at the same time for both the short and the long course but OC1s and V1s will have a slightly different start line.   Date:  Saturday, March 2, 2019 Race start time:  11:00 am Registration opens at 9:30 am Fees:  U26 $10 Canadian,  regular race fee is $20.00 Canadian CORA insurance fee is […]

Repair of Hukis – January 19th to 25th

HUKI REPAIRS Jan 19-26th   Hukis will be out of service starting on Saturday, January 19th at 4:00 pm. They will be going in for repair and will be returned to service by Saturday January 26th at 12:00 noon.  (IF some boats are ready sooner, we will return them to the shed as soon as possible.) Sorry for the interruption to training, however, this is the consequence of boat damage. We are fixing the bow damage and dings to the boats as a means to prevent further, more serious damage. Thank you to members who are filling out the boat […]

FCRCC Marathon Canoe Clinics – FCRCC members only

  These clinics are intended for anyone interested in learning the basics of paddling in a marathon canoe. You will learn the basic strokes necessary to propel and control the canoe allowing you to confidently paddle a marathon canoe on calm water.   Participating in 2 of the 4 clinics over two consecutive weekends will definitely help you improve your skill level!  These clinics are for FCRCC members only. Location: FCRCC Dates:  Feb 2, Clinics 1 & 2 Feb 10, Clinics 3 & 4 Times:  Clinics 1 & 3, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Clinics 2 & 4, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Cost: FCRCC […]

FCRCC Office hours over the holidays – plus Community Centre hours

FCRCC Office hours:  Office open:  Thursday, December 20th, 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm.  Saturday, December 22nd, 9:00am to noon.  Saturday, December 29th, 9:00 am to noon. False Creek Community Centre Holiday hours:  Closed at 12:30 pm on December 24th and December 31st.  Closes at 6 pm on December 27th and 28th.  Closed all day on December 25th, 26th and January 1st.

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 […]