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Auntie Jeannie Memorial

Auntie Jeanne Memorial

Auntie Jeanne Cabunoc’s memorial services will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 11 am to 5 pm at the Suquamish House of Awakened Cultipure, 7235 NE Pkwy, Suquamish, WA 98392. Casual attire. Please reserve that Saturday to help celebrate the life of one of our long standening members of our outrigger community here in the Pacific Northwest. Auntie Jeanne…

Latest News and Updates

Spring/Summer Practice Schedule: As of 3/12/12, we are now on our Summer Practice schedule: Mon. at 5.45 pm Weds. at 5.45 pm Sat. at 8.45 am. Practices run roughly 2 hours, with some practices going up to 3 hours for competitive crews. PFDs are mandatory until the water warms up in the spring. Novices are welcome to join us on…

2010 Membership info

Membership info: Note: See Latest News and Updates for details on our location and on practice schedules. As of April, 2011, we are practicing 3 times a week, on our Spring/Summer Practice schedule. Practices Seattle Outrigger Canoe Club practices are scheduled for 5:45 pm on Monday and Wednesday nights and 9:00 am on Saturday mornings. PFDs are mandatory through the…

PNW/Canadian 2010 Races

PNW/Canada 2010 Race Schedules OC-1/OC-2 Winter Series January 30th, Wakinikona OCC – Lake Union February 13th, Mountain Home CC – Portland February 27th, Hui Heihei Wa’a – Silverdale March 13th,  Kai Ikaika CC, Portland March 27th, False Creek CC – Vancouver, BC April 10th,  Sail Sand Point OCC – Seattle April 17th, Ruston Way Relay Fundraiser for PNWORCA trip to…

DaGrind 2010

Important: DaGrind will be at a new location for 2010, due to a scheduling conflict. We plan on returning to Alki Beach for 2011. SOCC’s annual race, DaGrind will take place on August 7th 2010, at Magnuson Park on Lake Washington. More information will be available here in the coming months.  We look forward to seeing you on the beach…

2009 Race Results

Sprint Races 2009 In May we participated in two Sprint race series and lot of our novice paddlers showed up and had a blast. Race day at Spanaway Lake was sunny and everybody enjoyed a great day of racing on the water, the novices getting their first sprint race experiences under their belts. SOCC paddlers at the first Sprint Races…

Paddling Books

Kanu Culture has at least two good books on paddling: A basic introduction to outrigger canoe paddling: http://www.kanuculture.com/intro/ About steering: http://www.kanuculture.com/steerers-book-intro/ A history of the Molokai Canoe Race (men’s and women’s), with superb photographs: http://www.molokaicanoerace.com/book.html