Category Archives: Distance

Race Around the Island (RATI) Distance Race: 2014

CROCC is looking forward to hosting clubs from PNWORCA at RATI on May 31, 2014 at Chinook Landing Marine Park in Fairview Oregon. There will be 8-10 mile Long course and a 4-6 mile Short course that is open to all divisions. An opening ceremony will be provided by Ke Kukui Foundation. A free continental breakfast with coffee and water will be offered to all who attend, and selling a BBQ lunch plate for $10.00 as a fundraiser.

The lunch menu consists of the following:
–BBQ Salmon
–Grilled Mushrooms
–Asian Style Slaw
–Hawaiian Style Mac Salad

Rusty Iron Distance Race: 2014 – Results

Ho‘omaika‘i ‘Ana (Congratulations!) to the three crews that represent CROCC at Rusty Iron! It was a wonderful day out there and everyone all did great job out there!!

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Mixed Masters coming in to the finish line – Rusty Iron 2014

A big mahalo to Pacific Outrigger Canoe Club for a wonderful day out at Frenchmen’s bar. Rusty Iron is always a great time to reconnect with our larger paddling Ohana from PNWORCA as it is the first OC6 race of the year.

Below are the crews and their times.

  • Mixed Masters Crew, Long course – 1:02:46
  • Mixed Novice Unlimited Crew, Long course – 1:13:44
  • Wahine (Women) Open, Long course – 1:18:57

Imua, Imua, CROCC!!

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Mixed Masters – Rusty Iron 2014
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Mixed Novice – Rusty Iron 2-14
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Wahine – Rusty Iron 2014

Pacific Northwest Outrigger Challenge

On August 24th CROCC will be represented at Pacific Northwest Outrigger Challenge hosted by Sail Sand Point OCC and Kikaha O Ke Kai OCC by two paddlers who will be joining up with other teams.  This race has an optional 18 mile Iron/Beach change or 26 mile 9-man Changeout race on Lake Washington. 18 mile course is a beach/land changeout course for paddlers not comfortable doing water changes. (no escort boat needed) 26 mile 9-man course is from Sand Point Beach Park around Mercer Island and back (escort boat needed).

If you are in the Seattle area and want to come out and cheer on the crews.


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Da Grind

On August 3, 2013 CROCC will competing in Da Grind Distance Race hosted by Seattle Outrigger Canoe Club at Alki Beach.  We will be entering in a mixed crew and two paddlers will be assisting our host club’s novice men’s crew.  This race will be approximately 12 miles long and run from Alki Beach, west to Blake Island, circling the island counter-clockwise, and returning to Alki Beach.

If your are in the Seattle area come on out cheer the crews!!


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Race Around the Island (RATI) Distance Race

CROCC is looking forward to hosting clubs from PNWORCA at RATI on June 1, 2013 at Chinook Landgin Marine Park in Fairview Oregon. There will be 8-10 mile Long course and a 4-6 mile Short course that is open to all divisions. A free continental breakfast with coffee and water will be offered to all who attend, and selling a BBQ lunch as a fundraiser. An opening ceremony will be provided by Ke Kukui Foundation.

We would like to thank Kendal Sparks for providing a great design for our event shirts.  Once again he has outdone himself!  Mahalo Kendal!!

2013 RATI shirt design by Kendal Sparks
2013 RATI shirt design by Kendal Sparks