Ontario Marathon Canoe Kayaking Association (OMCKA)
Founded on January 1, 1975, as a nonprofit organization, organized by a group of committed canoe marathon racers, OMCKA’s mission is to develop, promote and represent paddling as a racing sport in Ontario. We are committed to using established specifications and fair play. OMCKA offers races for all skill levels and many boat types.Challenge yourself.
Join our community of racing paddlers on rivers and lakes, taking the water as it comes. Learn to read the water, and techniques of efficient paddling from coaches trained and certified by the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP). How successful are we? We held 20 events in 2019 and one of our storied founders, Rene Boogesman, and many other original members still race with us today! [Scroll down for an amazing demonstration of race technique paddling].
Posted by Ontario Marathon Canoe & Kayak Racing Association on Wednesday, August 29, 2018