Polar Plunge 2014 New Year's Paddle
New Year's Day 2014 hosted another fun and beautiful Polar Plunge for Oceanside Outrigger Canoe Club. Every canoe was on the water and most paddlers jumped into the ocean to celebrate a new year of paddling, friendship, and the gift of being one with the sea!
Sheriff Bob Profiled in Coast News
OOCC men's race team member Bob Stevenson was featured in the latest edition of the Coast News. The article highlights his career as a detective for the San Diego County Sheriff's Department and his love of surfing. Way to go, Bob and congratulations!
Essential Race Info and SCORA Registration
Are You Ready To Race?
Purchase your race jersey now as some sizes are on back order. Jerseys can be ordered online or in person at the upcoming Luau.
SCORA Registration and waivers are due NOW! – To be eligible to race make sure you are registered with SCORA and have obtained a SCORA race number.
All racers must have a hard copy of their waiver on file, so make sure to return a copy to the shed.
1) Go to the SCORA websitehttp://www.scoraregistration.com/to update your profile for 2013.
2) Click the My Account link. Do not create a new account. If you have raced in past years, you have a profile. If you don't remember your password, its easy to recover it.
3) Accept the waiver and print it out - you can click the printable profile in the top right corner of the web page
4) There is a drop box (plastic real estate drop box) on the door of the shed to drop off the printed forms. If you don't have a printer you can fill out a blank form, but you still need to accept the online waiver.
Race fees – to be eligible to race, your Iron/Sprint block of race fees must be paid before the first race (May 11). Pay your race fees at the OOCC Store on line. If you are experiencing hardships please contact the treasurer.
Race Committee – To make sure we all get the most out of race days, we need volunteers. Now taking volunteers for the race committee to assist in race day logistics and the upcoming Oceanside Outrigger Paopao 9 man race.
Please contact Jill for more information.
Novice Men Victorious in Dana Point
OOCC Novice Men scored the first victory of the season by coming in 1st in their division and 2nd over the line at Dana Point on Saturday. Be sure to congratulate Rudi, Jason, Matt, Alex, Anthony, and Cupcake who steered and Phil who coached.
Polar Plunge Starts New Year Off Right
New Years Day started off with about 5 canoes of OOCC paddlers making the most of 2013. Recreation Chair Ruthie organized a great day of paddling, bon fire, snacks, and hot coffee and cocoa. Most of the paddlers plundged into the waters just off the north jetty paddled home to warm themselves by a roaring beach fire.