PADDLERS CLASSIC & SALMON RIVER VOYAGEUR TRIP

FLCC Newsletter #51.5 - April 2014

The Paddlers Classic is approaching (May 10th) and yes we have been awarded the World Canoe Marathon Provincial Qualifier this year to be run for the first time in conjunction with the Paddlers Classic. We will have some top level paddlers here for this event. This is also an opportunity for OC-1 paddlers to compare their skills over a nominated distance of the course. For further information please contact the Flatwater/Kayak coordinator fwrep@fortlangleycanoeclub.ca

Volunteers will be required to cover the course and monitor the paddlers through the 2.5 hour race.  If youre alble to help please contact us.

Salmon River Voyageur Paddle & Potluck

Our annual Salmon River Paddle and Potluck will be taking place on Saturday, April 26th.We will meet in Fort Langley at the west end of Billy Brown Road (near 96th Ave)at 9:00 a.m,unload the boats off the trailer, and paddle up the winding Salmon River to Rawlison Crescentwhere we will stop for a potluck lunch at the fish-counting station before heading back to Billy Brown Road. We expect to be back between 2:30 p.m and 3:00 pm.  The cost for this outing will be $2.00 for FLCC members and guests. Guests also pay $10.00 drop-in fee/bring a Waiver. Please let us know if you or your guests require a PFD as these will be picked up earlier from the boathouse.

Julie Kell, Voyageur Coordinator

To sign up, please email Joan at jcrebman@shaw.ca