One-day Introduction to Swiftwater Safety, July 15th

More information to follow, but save the date!  Orono Paddlers is working with the Outdoor Sports Institute to host this event that aims to introduce whitewater paddlers and people providing race safety to the fundamentals of swiftwater rescue and safety.  This workshop will include both classroom and on-the-water training related to swimming, throw-bags, foot entrapment, … More One-day Introduction to Swiftwater Safety, July 15th

Competitive Paddling Camp for High School Athletes, June 25-28

The Outdoor Sport Institute is offering a paddling camp preceding the Nationals Regatta. This paddling camp is intended competitive paddlers in to gain experience in multiple disciplines and work towards becoming developing comprehensive athletes. During this camp athletes will spend time training in wild water boats, down river open boats, and paddle boards in combination … More Competitive Paddling Camp for High School Athletes, June 25-28

Annual Meeting Update

Sixteen enthusiastic paddlers attended the 2016 Annual Meeting of Orono Paddlers last night at the Bear Brew Pub in Orono.  Officers were elected, and the budget, Mission Statement and By-laws approved by unanimous vote of the attending members.  Over the winter we will be applying for tax exempt status to improve our ability to raise … More Annual Meeting Update

First Annual Meeting! Oct. 20, 6:00pm, Bear Brew Pub, Orono

Mark Your Calendars! Orono Paddlers will be having its first Annual Meeting at 6pm on October 20th with pizza at the Bear Brew.    If you’d like to find out more about what Orono Paddlers does, how to get involved, have ideas about what we could do, and/or want to take on a leadership role, … More First Annual Meeting! Oct. 20, 6:00pm, Bear Brew Pub, Orono