Winter Series Race #5 – False Creek Racing Canoe Club

DateSaturday, March 7th, 2015
 
Location:  FCRCC Outrigger Compound @ Burrard Marina, Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC Canada
 
Race Description: open to OC-1, OC-2, Surfski and SUP.  All paddlers will put in at Vanier Park and the race will start and finish off the dock at the Coast Guard station. The course is around the west shore of Stanley Park to the yellow QC marker off of Siwash rock then to a marker beyond Siwash Rock towards Lions Gate Bridge returning to the start the same way. The distance is approximately 10km. You MUST have a PFD onboard.

2015 Winter Series #3 – MHCC Port of Kalama, WA

MHCC Port of Kalama, WA, Race 2015

                  Visit beautiful, sandy Kalama Beach in early Feb. for a small boat race.

Race:  Port of Kalama, PNW-ORCA 2015 Winter Series small boats races  #3

Date:  Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

Where: Louis Rasmussen Park, 268 Hendrickson, Kalama WA 98625

Race Description:  The race is on a very fast course with strong downstream currents in the main channel and weaker upstream currents in a back channel behind Sand Island.  It will start/finish about ½ mile upstream from the world’s tallest totem pole and proceed downstream to the bottom of Sand Island. It will continue behind the island to its upper end and finish on a downstream leg to the start/finish line.  The course is approx. 6.0 miles.  This is the 3rd of 7 races in the Winter Series, with the first 5 place finishers in each division earning points for end of season awards.
Registration:  This is a PNW-ORCA race, sanctioned by USAC/K and will follow their safety procedures.   All participants must register, sign the waiver, and show proof of current USACK or CORA insurance membership.

Non USACK or non-CORA paddlers must complete the USACK Event Only Application and waiver in order to enter race and pay the $10 additional fee.

Host Club:  Mountain Home Canoe Club – Contact:   craig.alan.holt@gmail.com (Craig Holt, 503.703.1108)

Read more here: 2015 Port of Kalama – MHCC

Winter Series Race #4, Hui Hei Hei Wa’a

Where: Waterfront Park, Silverdale, WA
When: Saturday – February 21st, 2015 – 11:00 a.m.
Directions: From SR-3 take the NW Newberry Hill Road exit and turn east towards the water. At the round-about take the 2nd exit onto Silverdale Way NW. At the traffic light, turn right onto NW Byron Street. Go to the end of the cul-de-sac Google Map.

Schedule:

  • 9:30 a.m. – Registration at the gazebo
  • 10:30 a.m. – Safety and Paddler’s Meeting

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Next race in the Winter Series – Jericho

Directions: Our address is 1300 Discovery Street, Vancouver BC. Check out that address on Google Maps for your best directions. If you know your way into the city, then follow 4th Avenue West to North West Marine Drive. Turn right at the Vancouver Youth Hostel entrance. Proceed 300 meters to Discovery St. (Jericho Park West entrance) and turn right into the Jericho Sailing Centre Association parking lot.

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