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Board Minutes – November 30, 2018

December 5, 2018

The following are the Board minutes from our first VCKC Board Meeting.  (These minutes have yet to be approved by the Board, so this posting is not for official minutes yet. ) First Board Meeting!  7:30pm start time, meeting via Google Hangout In Attendance: Ed Goldthwaite, Erin Andrews and Drew… Read more

Fall 2018 Update – Trailer, C4 Mold, and 501.3c status

October 22, 2018

It’s been awhile since there was an update to share but we’ve not been idle since Nationals.  So here’s an update on several different topics — Nationals – Ed Goldthwaite and Drew Story raced in the Masters races, and a couple of the Senior team boat races, too.  Washington Canoe… Read more

Updated Club Bylaws

July 8, 2018

The club is (finally) starting — we have a couple of new members currently giving C-1s a try, and doing quite well. In the next month, the Masters members will be attending the US Nationals in Oklahoma City.  Upon our return, we will pursue the establishment of our 501c3 status… Read more

2018 Nationals — Plans and Preparation

May 6, 2018

The few members of VOCC are ready to go to the 2018 Nationals in August. The races will be in Oklahoma City again, making it the third time in the past 5 years that the regatta has been hosted there. VOCC will be driving out and has reserved an AirBNB… Read more

Goals & Mission Statement

The Ventura Canoe & Kayak Club will produce world class paddlers that have a life-long love for the sport, providing a community that focuses on helping all paddlers reach their highest potential.

  1. Win the Yonker’s Canoe Club trophy at the National Championships by 2023.
  2. Have a permanent site for boat storage and club gatherings at the Ventura Harbor.
  3. Club membership of greater than 40 active paddlers.
  4. Have club members make the Junior and Senior World Championship teams, and Olympic team.