Welcome to the 19th Annual Kan-U-Hakit Outrigger Sprints!

Sunday, March 3, 2019 – OC6


This race takes place at the Fairway Gorge Paddling Club (FGPC) along the Selkirk waterfront in Victoria. This OC6 race is a 1,500m sprint on a 500m course, requiring 2 buoy turns. Evenly spaced buoy markers near the Bay Street Bridge (start line) and at the FGPC (finish line) will be set out in each lane. Each race will consist of two or three boats.


  • Divisions included are Women, Mixed and Men, with seeded heats followed by semi finals. The fastest three semi finalist teams in each category will advance to the final heats at the end of the day.
  • The same crew of 6 must race in each race. A substitution will move a crew to the ‘exhibition’ category for the remainder of the event.
  • All teams must check in with the boathouse office before 8:30 am on race day, and confirm are current CORA members.

Location:  Fairway Gorge Paddling Club, 2940 Jutland Road, Victoria BC.

Race Schedule:  Race start at 8:30 am, registration open at 7:30 am, steers meeting at 8.00 am.

  • Teams will be registered on a first come, first served basis; Fee is $120 including tax ($20 per paddler).
  • Please complete and submit the registration below and submit payment no later than Wednesday February 20, 2019.
  • If registration fills before the Wednesday, February 20, 2019 your crew will be waitlisted.

Please note: Individual Electronic Waivers must be on file for each paddler, along with CORA 2019 paddler memberships.

If necessary, COPY and forward the CORA link to your team mates: https://www.canadianoutrigger.com/membership/faqs/

In addition to completing this registration agreement, the Team Captain/Manager must ensure that all paddlers have completed an online individual FGPC waiver for the current season and renew their CORA memberships.

Event Cancellation/Refund Policy

There will be 25% administrative fee for all withdrawals. The final date to withdraw a team from the event is February 20, 2019. There will be no refunds of any type after this date, including if the event is cancelled due to safety reasons.

If you have any questions or concerns about this registration process, we’ll be happy to walk you through it — send us an email at info@fgpaddle.com and we’ll get in touch with you!

Instructions for Registration and Payment for OC6 Races:

  1. Complete the form and click on the Registration “Buy Now” button below to pay for your registration fee ($120) by credit card.
  2. Once we receive payment we will request your roster.  We will review the waiver status of your paddlers and let you know who on your crew requires a 2019 digital waiver.
  3. Any crew that does not provide a complete roster (last minute changes excluded) by February 22 will be charged an additional 20% admin fee ($24 incl GST), payable on race day, to compete in this event.