Archive for 2010

NYO Ladies at the Treasure Island Classic

| October 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

New York Outrigger is fielding a woman’s crew to the Treasure Island Classic on Treasure Island, Florida hosted by Kai Ani Ani Canoe Club. The OC6 race will be held on Saturday, October 23. Best of luck to the NYO Women!

NYO Mens Crew at Moloka’i Hoe

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

New York Outrigger is fielding a mens crew for the first time in 10 years to the ultimate outrigger challenge: Moloka’i Hoe. NYO Men have been training consistently all season and are looking forward to the 41 mile change race across the Kai’wi Channel between the islands of Oahu and Molokai in Hawaii on Sunday, See More

NYO at Blackburn Challenge

| July 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

NYO continues to perform well this season. The club made a great showing at the Blackburn Challenge, a 20+ mile circumnavigation of Cape Ann, Massachusetts. NYO Women win First Place in the OC6 Women category for the second year in a row and fifth place overall with a time of 3:09:00. NYO Men win Second See More

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NYO places at Milford Invitational

| June 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

New York Outrigger sent 4 crews to the first Milford Invitational Outrigger Canoe Race on June 26. The 10+ mile race ran between Milford and New Haven, Connecticut in Long Island Sound. NYO Mixed Nuts wins First place in the Mixed category and the fastest time of the day of all crews in all divisions. See More

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NYO at Kumu’ohu Challenge

| April 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

New York Outrigger had a great showing at the 7th Annual Kumu’ohu Challenge hosted by Washington Canoe Club in Washington DC. This is indeed a great start to our 2010 Season. Congratulations to those who participated and a huge MAHALO to WCC for being such great hosts. Emily Harris . 3rd Place . Women Open See More

TimeOut New York, March 2010

Free recreational activities…New York Outrigger Even if you can’t afford a trip to Hawaii this summer, you can still experience some Polynesian culture right on the Hudson with NYO’s free weekly beginner sessions. Since outrigger canoes are far more challenging to maneuver than your average kayak, the lesson begins on land, where you’ll familiarize yourself See More


Ed Acker elected as President of ECORA

| January 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

Ed Acker’s leadership in his three terms as club president has elevated New York Outrigger to regional, national and international prominence in the paddling community. Recognizing the growth and successes of New York Outrigger under his leadership, the members of the East Coast Outrigger Racing Association have unanimously elected Ed Acker as the new president See More

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NYO wins 3rd place!

| January 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

New York Outrigger has won 3rd place in the East Coast Outrigger Racing Association point series for the 2009 season. The club is honored and pleased to have placed in the top three and will use this as motivation to a strong 2010 season. Congratulations to Roger Crossland as well for his third place finish See More