2012 IVF World Sprints – Day 4

Day 4 – 46 races but only 1 final. And in that race, Canada took gold in the Master 70 Women – V6 1000! The 1,000 and 1,500 m. races […]

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2012 IVF World Sprints – Day 3

Day 3 – the Calgary Canoe Club put on another day of amazing racing. Team Canada took home medals in 10 more events! The day wrapped up with the the […]

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IVF World Sprints – Day Two

  Day Two was another successful day on the reservoir at Calgary. Conditions were similar  to day one – cool and breezy in the morning leading to sunny, mild afternoons. […]

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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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