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"Paddle Rain or Shine; Lightning or Gale Cancels"
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
Bring a friend opportunities separate from scheduled practices (as available)
Effective use of time & improved performance for every level of experience
"The Hana Hou Series" by Kawika Sands
(Water Safety, Water Savvy, Customs, related topics)
Compass Rose useful for interpreting Wind Direction graph