KCKC has a variety of paddling programs for different levels of interest. You'll be able to find the right one based on availability, goals and level of interest! 

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1. Do you like spending your time in outdoor activities?                

- besides paddling we spend our time running, xc skiing, cycling, swimming and                 

2. Do you spending time on the water?

- our club is located at Shumway lake where we paddle all summer. In the spring and fall sessions we enjoy mixing it up with paddles on the Thompson River and various destination paddles. Our club has been lucky enough to train as well in various locations including San Diego, Nanaimo and spring 2022 we have club plans to train in Osoyoos, BC. We also attended a provincial training camp in Burnaby. 

3. Do you like multiple fitness activities in your workout?

- to support our performance in paddling our club athletes do lots of running and weight training in the summer, as well as swimming, xc skiing, cycling, rock climbing and weight training in the winter. We are running three xc country ski loppets for winter 2022 at both Stake Lake & Sun Peaks and a club weekend xc ski training at Sun Peaks to start off our winter training session.

4. Are you competitive and are you looking for a new challenge?

- our regattas are designed for all age categories and for novice to experienced athletes to showcase all their hard work and compete against other clubs.

5. Are you looking for a well established and year around program for your kids?

- our program is unique and that is continues running year around. Our athletes paddle, train and attend races in the summer, In the off season they continue to train with our Head Coach supporting them through cross training in various sports throughout the winter. 

6. Do you want to become a part of a succesfull sport team?

-KCKC has become one of the most sucessfull sprint paddling teams in BC and the Pacific Coast. Our athletes are dedicated and enjoy representing KCKC in a variety of club events.

In case you answered "YES" at least one of the questions mentioned above, Kamloops Canoe and Kayak Club is the right place for you! Contact our head coach Stan Marek 

See our Programs section to find more information about our KCKC sprint paddling team and how to become a member today.