Rigging this Sunday!

April 13, 2015

Aloha, paddlers!! It looks like the weather should cooperate this coming Sunday, so we’d love to have you out to rig our canoes! We’ll begin at 10am at East Shore Marina, and if all goes well we should be finished in under 2 hours. Please email me at cayugaoutrigger@gmail.com if you are [...]

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anxiously awaiting “spring” in ithaca!

March 23, 2015

Greetings, soon-to-be paddlers for the 2015 season!  We had our first board meeting of 2015 and are excited to welcome new and old board members!  Our lineup is currently:
President – Blair
Vice President – Cynthia
Secretary – Ryan
Treasurer – Sally
Member-at-Large – Scott
We are working to plan a fun and motivating season, and we are hoping to participate [...]

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season is under way!

May 25, 2014

As May already comes to a close, we have several practices and events to be excited about!  We had our two novice practices where we had a total of 13 new paddlers come out!  Some were seasoned SUP-ers and kayakers, whereas a handful had never been in a boat before!  This year’s novices caught on [...]

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upcoming novice practices in May

April 21, 2014

As the water slowly warms up, we are planning novice practices on Saturday May 3 and May 17 at 10am.  This will be an opportunity for new paddlers of any experience level (or lack thereof!).  We will start with a brief workshop on land to review safety procedures and paddling technique, then spend some time [...]

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update: rigging on Saturday, April 5

April 3, 2014

Just to note: we moved the rigging session to this Saturday, April 5.  10am, East Shore Marina.  We are hoping to have everything completed in two hours and should have a pretty good turnout of club members.  Looking forward to seeing everyone this Saturday, so we can actually be on the water very soon!!

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start of a new season!

March 23, 2014

Greetings all,
It was nice to see the club back together yesterday at our spring meeting.  Always exciting to see those who haven’t been out in a while, and to hear everyone’s off-season reports of conditioning and/or recovering to get ready for a fun summer out on the lake.   Congratulations to our new Board for [...]

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fall sunset paddles!

September 24, 2013

Greetings all … I think this is my last “blog” of the season, and probably my last paddle in Ithaca!  For this year, anyway.  The club is going to go full force through September and as far into October as the Ithaca weather (and ambitious paddling spirit) allows, but I’m leaving Ithaca for a bit [...]

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fall novice practice!

September 6, 2013

Greetings all,
As school is back in session, we’re going to have some fall novice practices to attract some of our motivated undergrads or anyone in Ithaca who is still just learning about outrigger canoeing and wants to learn paddling techniques and squeeze in some outdoor training before winter sets in!
This coming Monday, September 9, we [...]

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Kent Island 2013!!

September 1, 2013

On Saturday, August 31, 2013, we sent a crew down to compete in the Kent Island Cup Relay, a 36 mile relay around Kent Island in the Chesapeake Bay.  The race is divided into 4 legs with changeouts to circle the entire island, so the two crews alternate on the 8-10 mile legs until each [...]

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Paddle Fest Outrigger Demo

June 26, 2013

Please come on up to Myers Park on Saturday, from 4-6pm to participate in Paddle Fest and Cayuga Outrigger’s demonstration!  Members will provide instruction on the technique, culture and history of the sport of outrigger canoe paddling, along with opportunities to paddle in the canoe with us.
Currently we have Blair, Cynthia, Bill, Diane, Dave, Virginia, and perhaps Jodi, [...]

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