Archive for 2009
Congratulations to the New York Outrigger mixed team for a fantastic Kent Island relay race! It was a gorgeous clear day on Chesapeake Bay, great visibility to the horizon across open water. Our crew ultimately did not medal, but each member paddled their hearts out, and we had some sizzling split times that rivaled even See More
Adventurer staycations Leave tranquil kayaks to nervous Nellies and learn how to rock the boat instead with a free novice session from New York Outrigger (Pier 66, W 26th St at West Side Hwy; newyorkoutrigger.org; Sat 10:30, 11:15am, noon; reservations required); outrigger canoes originated in French Polynesia and are far more challenging to maneuver.
New York Outrigger had a strong showing at the East Coast Outrigger Racing Association OC-1 Championship Races in Milford, Connecticut. Every one of our paddlers who entered made the medal stands in their category. For many, this was their first OC-1 race ever. Congratulations to all those who participated and special thanks to the organizers See More
NY1: Paddlers take to the Hudson River New York Outrigger and the Hudson River Park had a segment on NY1 inviting the public to come experience the City alongside and on the Hudson River. Whether you are a watersport athlete or just looking to try something new, you are welcome to join us at the Pier 66 Boathouse at West See More
The weather is warming up and we’re almost ready to get back on the water. Refurbished boats, growing membership, new leadership, continued excellence in our Liberty Race, our popular Novice program…2009 is going to be one of our best seasons yet. The Boats Both of our boats were completely refurbished over the winter. Better, cleaner, See More