Summer 2020 Update

With COVID-19, our efforts to recruit paddlers and build the club have had to be put on hold for the time being. While we learn more about this virus and how it is transmitted, we are hoping that we can safely consider providing beginners and novice paddlers access to training and equipment before the end …

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2020 National Championships Canceled

Word was shared today from the American Canoe Association that this year’s National Championships are canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.   While disappointing news, and especially so for anyone who might be aging out of a level this year, it is understandable. Recruitment and our “open house” sessions will resume when it is safe to …

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POSTPONED – Open House Dates for March 2020!

Open House

MARCH 16th UPDATE: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are postponing all public events at this time.  If safe to do so, we will schedule new Open House events for trying sprint canoe and kayak in May and June.  Please contact us if you wish to be notified about these events in the future.  Thank …

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Board Meeting Minutes – December 17, 2019

Harbor Dry Storage

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

UPDATE: Please see this announcement regarding the 2020 Nationals.   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 …

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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 video conference In Attendance: Ed Goldthwaite, Erin Andrews and Drew Story. Introductions & Greetings Request …

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