FCRCC Club Gear Did you miss your chance to update your paddling wardrobe? Looking to purchase Christmas gifts with club branded apparel? Now is your chance – For the next week, we invite you to check out our personal Oddball Marketplace website https://www.paddlevancouver.ca/collections/fcrcc-club-store For each pandemic tee and mask sale, a few dollars come back to the Club. The money raised will be added to our Athlete’s Fund which supports club members when they compete under the Club banner or as a Team Canada athlete at international competitions. Order and pay for your items online. Two to three weeks after the marketplace website closes November 23rd,pickups will[…]
False Creek Community Association AGM – November 9th Now that the False Creek Community Centre has reopened, False Creek Community Association has set a date of November 9th, at 6pm, for their AGM. This year the meeting will be hosted virtually. You can support the FCCA at their AGM and assist them to reach quorum as there is so much uncertainty with participants numbers with all the changes that were made. FCRCC members have long stepped up to become members of the False Creek Community Association Board of Directors. FCRCC members on this Board have been essential in maintain communications[…]
Halloween Pumpkin Relay It is everyone’s favorite time of year when the ghosts and ghouls come out to play… Join us for an FCRCC fun Halloween Pumpkin Relay When: October 31st Time: 9 am to 2pm Where: Alder Bay What: Wear your Halloween costumes (optional) What else: This is a relay paddle where you need to partner up in groups of 2 and work together as a team to complete this relay. More info to come… Keep your eyes peeled for another email closer to the date and a Facebook post as well! Register here: https://doodle.com/poll/nfyn7wv3iw5bhayf FCRCC Members only Volunteers:[…]
OC-1 for Intermediate or Experienced Paddlers – 4 sessions – NOW 1.5 hours Dates: Mondays: October 19, 26, November 2 and 9th Time: 4:30 pm to 6 pm Coach: Calvin Chow Fee: $150.00 plus GST FCRCC members only Register: Click here Note: We are using a new Registration system and you will need to sign in and create a new account. These four sessions focus on technique, open water paddling and if the wind up how to surf! Testimonials: “Knowledgeable, approachable, open ad responsive to questions, good clear demonstrations” “I liked Calvin’s philosophy about giving us tools to[…]
OC-1 for Intermediate or Experienced Paddlers – 4 sessions – NOW 1.5 hours Dates: Tuesdays September 29 to October 20, 2020 Time: 4:30 pm to 6 pm Coach: Calvin Chow Fee: $150.00 plus GST FCRCC members only Register: click here These four sessions focus on technique, open water paddling and if the wind up how to surf! Testimonials: “Knowledgeable, approachable, open ad responsive to questions, good clear demonstrations” “I liked Calvin’s philosophy about giving us tools to self monitor and self evaluate changes to paddling technique. He asked us to email him after each session and responded to our comments[…]
OC-1 Level 2 Dates: Sunday, September 27th to October 18th Time: 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM Where: Meet at Alder Bay west shed Coach: Regina Lam Fee: $120 plus GST* Register: Click here Who: FCRCC members only This program is directed towards paddlers who have completed an FCRCC OC1 Orientation session, and are competent in our C-Lion OC1s or have completed OC1 level 1 and have knowledge of rigging, equipment care, steering and balance. The goal of this SBC is to continue to build confidence and technical skills, while working out in an OC1, in a group environment. Must[…]
Marathon Canoe Level 2 Dates: Fridays, Starting October 2nd – 4 weeks Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am Where: Alder Bay Coaches: Andrea Dillon and Allison Hart Fee: $120.00 plus GST Registration: click here This Level 2 course is for those who are ready for waking technique, shallows and wave riding. Technique is always the foundation.
Marathon Level 1 Thursday, October 1, 8, 15 and 22nd Time: 5 pm to 6:30 pm Location: Alder Bay shed Coaches: Daphne Brockington and Barb Willson Cost: $120,00 Registration: click here Introduction to Marathon canoe, technique, turns. Bring your own PFD. Bright a light for later sessions