Archive for 2011
As another season on New York’s waterways draws to a close, we would like to thank all of you who made this year such a resounding success. As a volunteer-run non-profit, NYO could not have accomplished its goals without strong and active members. The 2011 season was our best ever. Some of our most noteworthy See More
New York Outrigger has had an active 2011 season participating in a variety of races all up and down the Eastern Seaboard. Below are the highlights of our incredible season. WASHINGTON MONUMENTAL Washington DC – June 18 Women (Open) 5th place 1:36:47 Men (Open) 4th place 1:21:49 Mixed (Open) 8th 1:10:07 LIBERTY WORLD OUTRIGGER COMPETITION See More
The 2011 Epic Paddle was held on Sunday, October 9. This annual paddle was conceived as a long-distance training session for the Growth Program but has quickly evolved into one of the signature paddles many in NYO look forward to at the end of the season. The previous year, Epic 2010 was one of the See More
New York Outrigger sent 10 paddlers to Clearwater, Florida to form an NYO Mixed Crew and a joint NYO/Washington Women’s Masters Crew. The 2011 Treasure Island Classic, held on Saturday, October 22, is a 12-mile race combining the open water of the Gulf and the flat waters of Boca Ciega Bay. Conditions were warm, sunny See More
The New York Outrigger NOVICE PROGRAM focuses on introducing local residents to safely experience their local waterways through the sport of outrigger paddling
Ranging from the recreational to the competitive paddler, New York Outrigger offers several training programs focused on educating our paddlers on how to safely navigate our waterways.
PADDLE BOARDERS / KAYAKERS NEEDED TO PARTICIPATE IN A BOAT DANCE FOR EARTH CELEBRATIONS’ HUDSON RIVER PAGEANT AN ECOLOGICAL PERFORMANCE ART EVENT: FEATURING A SPECTACULAR WATER DANCE OF PADDLE BOARDS, KAYAKS AND BOATS TO RESTORE THE HUDSON RIVER & ADDRESS CLIMATE CHANGE Saturday May 21 (raindate: Sunday May 22) Downtown section of the Hudson River See More