Board Meeting Minutes – December 17, 2019

Attending: Ed, Mary and, Drew. (Erin was unable to attend due to travel but gave approval for all action items in writing prior to the meeting.)   Agenda 1. Q&A from Board Re: Secretary’s Annual Review Update on Boat Storage As noted in an earlier email, we have a storage space at the Ventura Harbor’s Dry …

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2020 Nationals Information

The following information has been published by the committee overseeing this year’s ACA Nationals.  Please also see the brochure (in PDF format) at the end of this post.   2020 ACA SPRINT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS In Clermont County Ohio July 28 – 31, 2020 Celebrating Olympic Games Past and Present The ACA Events Committee is pleased …

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Fall 2019 Update – We have a home!

Dry Storage at Ventura Harbor The Ventura Canoe & Kayak Club has a storage location for our trailer at the Ventura Harbor’s dry storage lot! This is a short distance — walking even — from the public launch ramps and docks at the Harbor. (See photos below.) We can begin recruiting paddlers! November isn’t really …

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Spring Update 2019

The re-building of the club continues — here’s our update for this Spring of some of the work done and the next steps and plans for the Ventura Canoe & Kayak Club. Boat Trailer As noted in the Fall update, the club was gifted with a small boat trailer.   With the assistance of Chris Figureida …

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Board Minutes – November 30, 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 Story. Introductions & Greetings Request …

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Updated Club Bylaws

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 as an official non-profit corporation.  …

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2018 Nationals – Plans and Preparation

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 in a nice part of …

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American Canoe Association — PAC Membership

The Ventura Olympic Canoe Club is (again) a member of the American Canoe Association and a registered Paddle America Club member.  What does this mean, you ask?  It means VOCC is a club that other members of the ACA can join and more importantly, we can now get insurance and other benefits for the club.  …

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