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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Club Update 2017 – What’s Next?

A short update from Drew here.  It has been awhile since the status of the club organization has been shared, but here’s what’s been going on and what’s coming up for anyone who might be curious. By the way, we’ve had a few inquiries lately, too, so that’s good! Boats have been donated to the …

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Nationals 2017 Results

Suppose we should have posted this earlier, here are the results from the 2017 Nationals in Florida.   BIG thanks to the Washington Canoe Club for getting us in some more team boat races this year! Senior Division:  C-4 Men’s 1000m: 3rd place C-2 Men’s 200m: 5th and 6th place Master’s Division: C-1 1000m: 2nd and …

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