IVF World Sprints – Day One

Day One of racing at the 2012 World Sprints consisted of 83 races! Thanks to the heroic efforts of Lynds Roberts and her merry band of volunteers, these 83 races […]

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2012 IVF World Sprints – Calgary Putting on a Great Show

Opening Day greeted paddlers from around the world, in brilliant Calgary sunshine. After a morning spent practicing on the reservoir, everyone moved to Heritage Park for the Paddlers Parade and […]

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IVF World Outrigger Sprints – Calgary

The first proposal to host World Sprints in Canada, was made to the IVF by Alan Carlsson and Dave DeRizzo in New Zealand 2005.   Seven years later, it is finally Canada’s […]

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Congratulations Team Canada 2012

Time trials have come and gone and close to 280 paddlers attended to via for a seat on the 2012 World Sprints Team.  We are seeing our highest level of […]

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Vaka Eiva Final Day

Jan – Jericho The final day of racing was all Sprints and all fun. This was a change in the order of events from previous years, which wrapped up with […]

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Vaka Eiva Day 5

Jan – Jericho Up at 5am for a 7am Round Rarotonga change race start. There’s a bit of cloud cover but it’s mostly going to be a sunny hot day. […]

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Vaka Eiva Day 4

Jan – Jericho Iron races Monday morning we wake up to a cool (22) and windy day. It stayed overcast for most of the day – good for racing but […]

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Vaka Eiva Day 3

Jan -Jericho Driving It’s on the left. Other than everyone regularly turning on windshield wipers instead of the signal light, we’ve adapted pretty well. It helps that the main road […]

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Vaka Eiva Day 2

Jan – Jericho The races begin with OC1 and V1 events. For the non-racers, it’s market day and we all head down there early to stock up on fresh fruit, […]

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Vaka Eiva Day 1

Jan – Jericho Here we are, in Rarotonga, for the 2011 Vaka Eiva (http://www.vakaeiva.com). Been here just over a week now. Today is the canoe blessing and opening ceremonies, tomorrow […]

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Canada Hosts World Sprints 2012

Stand up and be counted ! 23 countries are expected to participate at the 2012 World Outrigger Sprints in August 2012. 2000 paddlers will be anxious to see our beautiful […]

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Our first Adaptive Crew!

Canadian Outrigger was proud to have it’s first disabled crew participate in the Hilo World Sprints in 2004. As of August 1st, 2008, Adaptive paddling is a full medal event […]

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