Hot racing in Hawaii

Teams from Noosa Outrigger Canoe Club enjoyed yet another successful race campaign in Hawaii recently. The annual Queen Lili’uokalani race weekend was held once again at Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. The Host club, Kai’Opua, bill this as the world’s largest canoe race due to the huge number of canoes on the water […]

High seas test canoe skills

High seas test canoe skills At the recent open ocean race event at Coffs Harbour, a newly established Noosa Outrigger Canoe Club team decided to launch their racing career, in conditions that would prove challenging to say the least. The Senior Master Men’s team comprising six 55 to 60 year olds, most who had never […]

NOCC teams conquer wild conditions at Coffs

NOCC teams conquer wild conditions at Coffs On Saturday 14 March, conditions were looking tough to say the least for Race 5 of the South Queensland Zone OC6 outrigger series, held at Coffs Harbour. The day before the weather was ominous – the sky was black and the rain was the heaviest seen for a […]

Season continues well for outriggers

Season continues well for outriggers Original Post May 1, 2014 Noosa Outriggers once again brought great results in the South Queensland race series, competing in the fifth race of the series, hosted by Pananuma Outrigger Canoe Club – the 20km long course race was from Mooloolaba to Moffats Beach. In the long course event the […]

Noosa Outriggers continue to win!

Noosa Outriggers continue to win! Original Post March 24, 2014 NOCC paddlers faced a tough challenge in the third race of the OC6 race series at Bells Beach, Clontarf, when a strong on shore wind and rough conditions resulted in the race course being shortened and modified to a 4km triangular course with three buoy […]

Noosa Outrigger’s impress at National Titles

Noosa Outrigger’s impress at National Titles Original Post March 3, 2014 Noosa Outriggers brought home the goods after the 2014 National Sprint Titles and World Sprint Qualifiers for Outrigger Canoeing held at Kawana Lakes. Master Mixed team – Greg Dinsey, Rose Edyvean, Kath Gentry, Peter Williams, Victoria James and Marco Rocco – clinched a win […]

Outriggers successful at Rarotonga (Cook Islands)

Outriggers successful at Rarotonga (Cook Islands) Noosa paddlers ended the year on a high after success at Rarotonga, where paddlers from the Cook Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Tahiti, & Canada met to compete in seven days of exciting outrigging. The first race for Noosa paddlers was the OC6 (six-man canoe) over a distance of […]

Noosa Outriggers Clinch Titles

Noosa Outriggers Clinch Titles Original Post December 11, 2013 The South Queensland Zone Outrigger Canoe Titles 2013 were recently decided, with several Noosa OC1 paddlers clinching Championship titles. Following completion of the 6 race series, five paddlers from the Noosa Outrigger Canoe Club qualified for placings in the OC1/OC2 racing series, with an outstanding success […]