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"Paddle Rain or Shine; Lightning or Gale Cancels"

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Check Offshore Buoy for Seawater and Air Temperatures

Offshore Wind SpeedDirectionGustsChill

Standard Training Schedule:

Wed 5:00am and Sat 7:00am

Race Training: Sunday 7 am (reserved for race teams)

Boston Outrigger Training Covers . . .

Overview of Hawaiian Outrigger Canoeing (history, boat design, parts of canoe)

Training to Proficiency Rigging/Unrigging Outrigger Canoe

Training to Proficiency in Paddling Techniques

Training to Proficiency in every seat (stroker, engine room, steersperson)

Two structured practice sessions per week with specific goals

Nautical Rules of the Road & Water Safety

East Coast Outrigger Racing Association (ECORA) race opportunities

Bring a friend opportunities separate from scheduled practices (as available)

Effective use of time & improved performance for every level of experience

Recommended Reading

"The Hana Hou Series" by Kawika Sands

(Water Safety, Water Savvy, Customs, related topics)


Rules of the Road

Office of Boating Safety

Boating Safety Course

Compass Rose useful for interpreting Wind Direction graph