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Enjoy the ocean - Challenge yourself - Complete the team.

Come out and learn about the traditional Polynesian sport of outrigger canoe paddling by competing with Santa Barbara Outrigger Canoe Club!

We are looking for competitive and athletically-minded men and women of all ages to join our racing teams. No paddling experience necessary. Must be comfortable swimming in the ocean and active/fit prior to beginning paddling.

2023 Recruitment starts at the end of February! Keep an eye out for our dry recruitment event the week of February 20th in Santa Barbara. 2023 will have 2 open wet recruitment sessions. Meet at the canoes at 11AM on February 26th and March 11th. We accept new paddlers up until mid-April.

Have a question? Email us or fill out our contact form.

Where We Practice:
301 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93101

During the season (March - September):

Women's Team:
Mondays & Wednesdays - 5:30 pm - sunset
Saturday Mornings - 6:30 am OR 8:45 am (rotating with the men's team)

Men's Team:
Tuesdays & Thursdays - 5:30 pm - sunset
Saturday Mornings - 6:30 am OR 8:45 am (rotating with the women's team)

Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to each practice. We are located on the beach next to Sea Landing, near the Santa Barbara Boat launch area. Look for the yellow & white canoes. 

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