Event Reports

BOCC Paddlers get ready for Ka’iwi Channel Relay

This coming weekend will be another big one for BOCC as our local paddlers get ready to compete in one of the most exciting courses on the SQ Zone Calendar, the Noosa OCC Marathon. Whilst they’re here holding up the BOCC fort, another very special group of BOCC paddlers will be tackling their own paddle […]

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BOCC take on Sydney: Hawaiian Airlines Sydney Harbour Challenge

Hawaiian Airlines and AOCRA held the first ever international outrigger canoe race on stunning Sydney Harbour, on Sunday 2nd March, with 93 crews competing on the day. Teams from all over the world came, including from New York, Singapore and New Zealand, with a special men€™s team of Hawaiian Airlines employees. Teams travelled from Perth, […]

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BOCC Stars Shine at The Doctor

In the event you’ve been under a rock all January, you might’ve missed the fact that a couple of our BOCC stars made the trip over to Perth to compete in the Nelo Fenn Doctor last month. This race should be on every competitive solo paddler’s bucket list. The conditions and competition are world class. […]

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BOCC win Club Champion Trophy at National OC1/2 Titles

The AOCRA National OC1/2 Titles were held over the weekend (Dec 7 & 8) down at Coffs Harbour (NSW) in which 10 of our local BOCC paddlers competed. The conditions were said to be favourable for the race. “We ended up having 15 to 20 knots from the North East and an increasing Southerly,” said […]

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A Note from Club Sec, Mike Askin: Come & Try Day – A Success!

On Saturday 12 October, over 20 enthusiastic adults and juniors came along to see what outrigging was all about. After an introduction to our sport, by Danny Topfer (Toppy) and Wendy Seeto, and a video of some great paddle footage, the attendees were taken out on the River in 12-man and 6-man canoes to give […]

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BOCC Wahine finish 20th at Na Wahine O Ke Kai 2013

      The BOCC Wahine recently finished 20th out of a field of 71 at Na Wahine O Ke Kai, the 65+ km change race from Molokai to Oahu, in a time of 7 hours 2 minutes. This was a debut crossing for 8 of the 10 in the crew. The ladies fielded a […]

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Gold Coast Cup 2010 Video & Story

After much sweet anticipation please follow this link to the video of the 2010 Gold Coast Cup Gold Coast Cup 2010 from Heidi Uytendaal on Vimeo. And here is Sam’s Story on the event…. First Steer in a Changeover This year I had grand ideas of steering the Gold Coast Cup iron and on the […]

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