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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 USRowing Youth National Championships at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla., June 12-14. OKC RIVERSPORT won the overall points trophy,
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 steal beam that will be used in the construction of the new MAPS 3 RIVERSPORT Rapids Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking Center.
Courage on the Water Rob Jones’ Story of Rowing, Rigor and Resilience Jan. 30, 2015 • 7p Devon Boathouse • Boathouse District Rob Jones is a remarkable individual. While deployed in Afghanistan in 2010 as a combat engineer in the Marine Corps, he lost both legs to an IED (improvised explosive device). After recovery and rehabilitation
View a selection of photos from the 2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World and Pan Am Championships, the first world championships to be held on the Oklahoma River!
Find out the great opportunities that are available for members of the OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew!
Oklahoma City’s Olympic hopefuls Kaitlyn McElroy and Maggie Hogan took another step forward on the road to Rio as they qualified to race in two international World Cup events next month. The duo will race in the two person kayak 200-meter and 500-meter events at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup events to be held respectively in Racice, Czech Republic and Szeged, Hungary.
“They are aiming to qualify the USA for the women’s K2 in the 2016 Games in Rio,” said Shaun Caven, OKC RIVERSPORT canoe/kayak director and head coach. “Their performance at this year’s world cup events will be an important indicator as they test