For those who didn’t know it yet PRCC sent two crews to race at the Gorge in Stevenson, WA last weekend. Renowned for its big waves the Columbia River challenged everyone this year with some of the biggest conditions yet. Both crews performed admirably with one taking 2nd place in the Open Mixed Category. The […]
Length of the Lake Ultra Paddle How hard could it be? Join us on Saturday, September 21, 2013 for this one-of-a-kind Ultra-Paddling race on scenic Okanagan Lake! Note: due to a significant loss last year we have set a minimum number in order to hold the race this year and will make the determination at […]
Another huge thanks to all who attended our races this year. We had great weather, great racing, lots of awesome post-race food and some amazing awards and door prizes courtesy of sponsors like Lake Breeze Winery. All in all a great start to the CORA Cup Race series.
On Saturday, March 23rd, PRCC paddlers joined up with other Penticton athletes to compete in the Elevator race. Among the representing paddlers were Wayne Still, Tina Hoeben, Clara Schirrmeister, Matthew Koster, Travis Doroshuk, Andrew MacPhail, Brad Lee, Tyson Bull, Stuart Rahkola, Chris Bull, Dennis Rahkola and Bev Boden. The club was well represented and out […]
Everybody get ready for the first CORA Cup race of the season! May 11-12, 2013 Join us in sunny Penticton for our annual Duel in the Desert and Choose Your Weapon. On Saturday the OC6’s will race on a 15km race course and Sunday is dedicated to the small boats – OC1, OC2, Surf Ski […]
Thanks to everyone for another great year of paddling downthe lake…..if only the wind was from the North and not the South!
Small boat race around Rattlesnake Island Date: August 20, 2011 Race starts at 10:00 am Steersperson meeting at 9:45 Registration 8:30 till 9:30 Location Antlers Beach on Okanagan Lake Time to rattle your paddle and bang your gunnels on a fun small boat race around Rattlesnake Island on Okanagan Lake. This is one of the […]
Keith Major looked poised to continue the surf-ski domination of the Okanagan Small Boat Race Series in the last race of the season, held on Skaha Lake Sept. 25. Leading for two thirds of the 11.2 km race, a momentary lapse saw three outrigger canoes pass him coming into the finish. “I was doing great, […]
Ever since a freak windstorm in Penticton several years ago, the Duel in the Desert outrigger canoe race has had a reputation as a beautiful race site, with potentially challenging, if not downright exhilarating conditions on Skaha lake. This year’s conditions on saturday for the 6 person canoes presented another challenge, heat and no wind. […]
How Hard Was It? The paddlers of the 2010 Length of the Lake enjoyed winds from the right direction!There was surfing on multiple legs and every boat that started the 100 km race also finished it.Huge kudos to those who ironed the distance. Here are the results: