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FCRCC OC1 Warm Water Huli Recovery – Lord Byng Pool

When: February 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Lord Byng pool

FCRCC 2019 Spring OC-1 Warm Water Huli Recovery – Lord Byng Pool Day: Friday (Feb 1, 15,  Mar 1,22, Apr 5,26) Time: 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  Show up at 7:30. Cost: $20 plus $6.40 for entry.  Please bring correct change.  FCRCC members only. To register, please go to the following link

OC1 Orientations

When: January 20, 2019 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

FCRCC 2019 Spring OC-1 Orientations All paddlers using the OC-1 and other club equipment must be individual members of the False Creek Racing Canoe Club and must undergo a formal orientation to the club equipment. They must have club photo id to participate. Day: Sunday (Jan 20, Feb 3, 17, Mar 3, 24, Apr 7, 28, May 12, 26) Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am Cost: FREE – FCRCC members only To register, please go to the following link

FCRCC Marathon Canoe Clinics – members only

When: February 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: FCRCC Alder Bay

FCRCC Marathon Canoe Clinics – 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.  Please make special note of clinic number and time below.   Location: FCRCC Dates:  Feb 2, Clinics 1 & 2 Feb 10, Clinics 3 & 4 Times: […]

2019 FCRCC club time trials

When: January 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: FCRCC Alder Bay

FCRCC Club Time Trial dates are set for early 2019.  Sign up on the following doodle:   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: Race grid for January 18, 2019:  TT Race Grid_Jan19          

FCRCC OC-6 Ohana Junior Sprint Classic

When: May 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: English Bay

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[…]

FCRCC Spring Knockout 2019 – Registration is now open

When: May 4, 2019 all-day

****************************************** 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[…]

Novice OC6 Steering Course – cancelled

When: October 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Novice OC-6 Steering Course  This course is designed for paddlers who would like to learn how to steer an outrigger canoe in a safe and supportive environment. The course starts with a classroom session that will cover the basics of steering including the roles and responsibilities of seat 6, communication, reading the water/tides and basics of the steering strokes. This is followed by time on the water in the steering seat under the guidance of an experienced steersperson. No previous OC-6 steering experience necessary. Prerequisite: Basic OC-6 paddling experience. Location:  FCRCC Dates:  October 21, 2018 Time:  10:00 am – 2:00[…]

Fall into Outrigger Introduction Days

When: September 23, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fall into Outrigger with FCRCC’s Outrigger Intro Days Each session will comprise two 3 hour practices aimed at dragon boaters, flatwater paddlers and canoers wanting to expand their paddling repertoire.  Experienced outrigger paddlers and coaches will take you through outrigger paddling technique, on water practices, canoe handling and care, and introduce you to Hawaiian culture.  Come down and give it a try.  Mahalo! Location: FCRCC’s Burrard Compound Dates:  September Program: Sundays, September 23 & 30 Time:  1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cost: $60 plus GST Registration:

FCRCC 5 kilometre Club Time Trials 2019 dates added!

When: December 16, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Club Time Trials, Alder Bay

FCRCC Club Time Trials are back this Fall: Dates:  Sunday, Dec 16, Saturday Jan 19, Sunday Feb 10, Saturday Mar 23, Sunday April 21 Time: ~8:00 am – 11:00 am Cost:  FREE for all FCRCC members To register, please go to the following link:

Burrard compound clean up – April 29, 2018

When: April 29, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Burrard Compound Spring Cleanup, Whyte Avenue

Time to clean up the compound and prepare the boats for racing season.  Burrard clean up day is April 29th.  We will let you know what equipment to bring.  Sign up on the ivolunteer link below.  See you on the 29th!   Burrard Compound Clean-Up – April 29, 10am-3pm. Here is the ivolunteer link