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RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

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$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew Wins Overall Trophy at USRowing Central Youth Championships

The OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew competed in the 2015 USRowing Central Youth Championships on May 2-3. Twenty crews from around the region gathered in the Boathouse District to compete in several qualifiers for the 2015 ... Read More

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RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

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City Leaders Sign RIVERSPORT Rapids Steel Beam

Members of the MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board, the MAPS 3 Oklahoma River Improvement Subcommittee and City Council met on April 9 to sign a steel beam that will be used in the construction of ... Read More

MAPS 3 Whitewater Construction Update

February 20, 2015 - MAPS 3 Program Manager David Todd provides a construction update on the Oklahoma River Improvements project. Jeffrey Gustin, senior project manager with whitewater consultant S2O Design discusses upcoming project milestones and ... Read More

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RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

Newsfeed

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

Newsfeed

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

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Canoe/Kayak

OKC RIVERSPORT has canoe/kayaking opportunities available for youth ages 8+ in the Boathouse District at the Oklahoma River and at the Lake Overholser Boathouse. Youth second through ninth grade can take RIVERSPORT Youth Learn to Canoe/Kayak to learn the basics of the sport. The RIVERSPORT Junior Canoe/Kayak Team for kids ages 11-18 focuses on Olympic style sprint racing, and you’ll even get to work with Olympic coach Shaun Caven. Sign up for RIVERSPORT school to learn the basics to find out if kayaking is for you!

We also offer camps during school breaks to get a fun experience you won’t find anywhere else. This summer, you can also sign up for the OKC RIVERSPORT Challenge held in June. These exciting races combine kayaking with cycling and running in the youth races.

To learn more, contact us online or call (405) 552-4040.

 

Discover Flatwater Kayaking →

This 90-minute family-friendly class covers the basic strokes, maneuvering techniques and general safety rules for this easy-to-learn water sport. Discover Kayaking is a perfect introduction to either sprint or recreational paddling.
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RIVERSPORT Junior Canoe/Kayak Team →

The RIVERSPORT Junior Canoe/Kayak Team gives kids the opportunity to race in Olympic-style sprint canoe/kayak competitions – fun, exciting and a great way to get involved in one of America’s fastest growing water sports.
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Ultimate Adventure Camps →

Looking for a summer camp that offers kids ages 8-15 individual achievement as well as team adventures? Ultimate Adventure Camps offer all that and much more!
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Full Moon Kayak →

During this 2 hour excursion we’ll take a paddle at the Lake Overholser Boathouse to enjoy the sunset just as the full moon is rising. You’ll enjoy great scenery, majestic views and a unique kayaking experience.
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Stinchcomb Wildlife Paddle & Shuttle →

Ages 8+ single kayak, ages 5+ tandem kayak • $50 Lake Overholser Boathouse May through September • 2p Dates offered: May 14, 28 June 11& 25 July 9 & 23 August 13 & 27 September 10 & 24 During this 3 mile excursion we’ll take your group to paddle from Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge back to Lake…
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About Canoe/Kayak →

Kayaking is another fun way to get on the water and it’s open to everyone ages 8+. Riversport gives kayakers access to some of the best water in the OKC metro including downtown at the Oklahoma River and at Lake Overholser.
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