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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Getting Started with Sprinting

Getting started in sprinting is fun. Club races are the best way to get introduced to sprinting. And once you get beyond club races or informal training races, there are […]

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2010 New Caledonia

In May 2010, New Caledonia brought the best competitors to Noumea. Canadian’s trained to compete, came to win, and win they did! Congratulations! Forty Six athletes attended the 14th World […]

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2008 California

Congratulations Team Canada for bring 15 medals back from Sacramento 2008 World Sprints! Congratulations Team Canada Master Women on your world record at Sacamento: Kamini Jain – False Creek Racing […]

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2006 New Zealand

2006 – 12th Annual World Sprints in Lake Karipiro, New Zealand * Bronze in Golden Master’s V1 500m – John Roberts, Calgary. * Bronze in the 500m V12 Golden Master […]

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