New awards to honour the spirits of Peter Forand and Hugh Town

The Peter Forand Masters Challenge Trophy The Canadian Outrigger Racing Association (CORA) and the Pacific North West Outrigger Racing Canoe Association (PNWORCA) are pleased to announce the creation of a […]

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Double-Hull Orientation Coaching Clinic

Sunday January 22, 2017 Creekside Paddling Centre in Vancouver (Olympic Village) Dragon Zone will be hosting an outrigger canoe double-hull clinic at Creekside Paddling Centre in Vancouver (Olympic Village). The […]

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2017 World Distance Championships Update

The link below contains updated information on the selection criteria and event information for the 2017 World Distance Championships being held in Tahiti June 28-30, 2017. CLICK HERE

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2016 IVF Outrigger Sprints CORA Report

CORA Report – by Donna Harrison & Lynda Roberts 2016 IVF World Va’a Sprint Championships Sunshine Coast, Australia May 8-15, 2016 Team Canada Congratulations to all Team Canada paddlers, you […]

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It was a great weekend for 70 of the 84 paddlers going to World Sprints this May.   With some rain on Saturday, and a lot more on Sunday afternoon, we […]

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Intent to Compete – 2017 IVF World Distance Championships in Tahiti

Attention Long Distance paddlers! Are you interested in representing Canada at the 2017 IVF World Distance Championships? This inaugural event will be hosted in Tahiti from June 3-5, 2017. Subsequent […]

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CORA’s Drafting Policy

In 2015, CORA’s Board was asked to implement a policy on drafting. We hosted a discussion on our website and Facebook page. Then paddlers were given the opportunity to complete […]

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Remembering Peter Forand

If you paddled outrigger in BC, you knew Peter Forand. Lotus, Jericho, False Creek… Peter Forand was a BC paddler who could “walk in every camp”, known to many as […]

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Remembering Hugh Town

Hugh Town was a man who always had a smile on his face and a twinkle in his eye. He greeted everyone with a smile and usually had a joke […]

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World Sprints Update, Team Canada

The IVF World Sprints take place May 5-15, 2016 on the Sunshine Coast in Australia. Team Canada is currently set at 83 paddlers, represented from 14 CORA Clubs. Awesome job […]

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2016 World Sprints – Canadian Time Trials – DONE!

Congratulations to all those who competed in CORA time trials. Results have been posted online under Race Results.   You will be contacted before October 20th by the Sprint Council group […]

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IVF Va’a World Elite & Club Sprint Championships 2016

On behalf of the IVF, the Australian Outrigger Canoe Racing Association are hosting the 2016 IVF Va’a World Elite & Club Sprint Championships at Lake Kawana on Australia’s Sunshine Coast. […]

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