Archive for Canoeing

Pickering's Jim Farintosh completes prestigious canoe race

PICKERING — Pickering resident Jim Farintosh, a canoe/dragonboat/outrigger paddler, and esteemed local/national/international coach, participated in the 59th crossing of the world's most prestigious outrigger canoe race…

Originally posted. November 20, 2012

Pickering's Jim Farintosh completes prestigious canoe race

PICKERING — Pickering resident Jim Farintosh, a canoe/dragonboat/outrigger paddler, and esteemed local/national/international coach, participated in the 59th crossing of the world's most prestigious outrigger canoe race…

Originally posted. November 20, 2012

Farwell '17 canoes to campus – The Dartmouth

Farwell '17 canoes to campus
The Dartmouth
As other incoming freshmen suffered stuffy flights and long car rides en route to Dartmouth, Cedar Farwell '17 and his mother, Edie Farwell '83, opted to canoe up the Connecticut River with his college gear, arriving at the docks of Ledyard Canoe Club

Originally posted. September 24, 2013

Farwell '17 canoes to campus – The Dartmouth

Farwell '17 canoes to campus
The Dartmouth
As other incoming freshmen suffered stuffy flights and long car rides en route to Dartmouth, Cedar Farwell '17 and his mother, Edie Farwell '83, opted to canoe up the Connecticut River with his college gear, arriving at the docks of Ledyard Canoe Club

Originally posted. September 24, 2013

50 Years of Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races

No track. No motor. Among the dozens of rides and attractions at Disneyland, the one that asks the most of visitors – and their muscles — are Davy Crockett’s Explorer Canoes. It’s meant to be a slow-paced, sightseeing ride around Tom Sawyer Island. But early…        

Originally posted. August 11, 2013

50 Years of Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races

No track. No motor. Among the dozens of rides and attractions at Disneyland, the one that asks the most of visitors – and their muscles — are Davy Crockett’s Explorer Canoes. It’s meant to be a slow-paced, sightseeing ride around Tom Sawyer Island. But early…        

Originally posted. August 11, 2013

Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races Celebrate 50 Years – ABC News (blog)

Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races Celebrate 50 Years
ABC News (blog)
The Cast Canoe Races are a little-known, friendly competition pitting 80 teams of paddlers from Disneyland, the Disney Studios and Disney Imagineering in a month-long series of races to winnow down the fastest teams to circle the Rivers of America in

Originally posted. August 12, 2013

Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races Celebrate 50 Years – ABC News (blog)

Disneyland's Cast Canoe Races Celebrate 50 Years
ABC News (blog)
The Cast Canoe Races are a little-known, friendly competition pitting 80 teams of paddlers from Disneyland, the Disney Studios and Disney Imagineering in a month-long series of races to winnow down the fastest teams to circle the Rivers of America in

Originally posted. August 12, 2013

Canoeing – Florence claims 'impossible' Canoe Slalom World Championship double

David Florence became the first canoe slalom paddler to win both the C1 and C2 events at a world championships.

Originally posted. September 26, 2013

Canoeing – Florence claims 'impossible' Canoe Slalom World Championship double

David Florence became the first canoe slalom paddler to win both the C1 and C2 events at a world championships.

Originally posted. September 26, 2013