2019 Paddle-A-Thon


Then 2019 Canoe Kayak BC Paddle-A-Thon takes place from May 1 to July 7. This annual fundraiser helps our member clubs raise money for much needed equipment and programs. One of Canada's original activities, paddling sports provide diverse opportunities for athletes of all age and ability.

Help these paddlers reach their goals by donating today. Your donation makes a difference for our clubs as they improve their equipment and programming.

Questions or your club would like more info? Please contact Sandra Lewis at communications @canoekayakbc.ca.


Paddler information

Top individual fundraisers (Final)

  1. Danylo Korsei (False Creek) - $1,560.00
  2. Thomas Duff (Nanaimo) - $1,290.00
  3. Tiffany Yau (False Creek) - $1,000.00

Top group fundraisers (Final)

  1. Douglas & Harris Hunter (Kamloops) - $2,470.00
  2. Avalon & Matilda Lawson-Long (False Creek) - $1,550.00
  3. Benjamin & Lukas Goas (False Creek) - $1,490.00

Participating Clubs

Burnaby Canoe & Kayak Club

   The Burnaby Canoe & Kayak Club, located at Burnaby Lake, is pleased to announce their participation in the 2019 Paddle-a-thon.   Our club’s mission is to foster both participation and athletic excellence in the sport of flat water canoeing and kayaking. We have been on the water for years, teaching and watching our members grow their love for the sport. From...

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False Creek Sprint Canoe Club

   At the False Creek Sprint Canoe Club, located on Granville Island, our club mission is simple - to promote paddling for all ages and skills and get more youth and adults on the water! Over the past 5 years, when our programs first started, over approximately 1000 paddlers have gone through our programs, both recreationally and competitively, and this...

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Kamloops Canoe & Kayak Club

Once again the Kamloops Canoe and Kayak Club will be participating in the 2019 Paddle-A-Thon! Last year, our KCKC athletes paddled their way to success by raising $13,000. This year the goal of the club is to match or exceed last year's fundraising efforts. Funds raised will go toward a canoe for club programming and athlete development. KCKC acknowledges the...

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Nanaimo Canoe & Kayak Club

  The Nanaimo Canoe Kayak Club is a local not for profit sports organization offering recreational and competitive, entry level to high performance canoe and kayak training.  London Park at Long Lake is home to NCKC’s flatwater sprint canoe kayak training programs.  Our formally -coached programs offer youth competitive development programs and summertime canoe kayak regattas for sprint canoe and...

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Nelson Paddling Club

  The Nelson Paddling Club was founded in 1991. Since then it has been a steady presence at Lakeside Park, offering classes, outings, and boat storage. The 2019 Sprint Team season is off to a great start. Under the leadership of coach Jason Rusu, Heather Potkins and Lauren Heckley, the sprint team continues to grow and expand now offering a...

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Pitt Meadows Paddling Club

Pitt Meadows Paddling Club is raising money toward a new dock at our club facility. Our Vision Statement is “Paddling for All—All Ways Paddling!” PMPC offers programming inclusive of all ages, all abilities, in many kinds of canoes & kayaks. We host summer camps for children, and other programs open to all ages. Facilities for both membership and school and...

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Prince George Canoe & Kayak Club

  The Prince George Canoe & Kayak Club is a youth-based canoe & kayaking with focus on sprint. We are raising money to purchase a sprint canoe Date: Sunday, June 16 as part of our Open House and first official week on the water Make a donation to your favourite paddler: Angus Ball Erin Ball   Total Raised:$140 (Final)    ...

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VIWPS/Vancouver Island Kayak Polo

Vancouver Island Kayak Polo is a group of polo enthusiasts within the Vancouver Island Whitewater Paddling Society (VIWPS) interested in developing a sustainable program in Victoria and hoping to be able to promote further development beyond the south island in the future. Kayak polo is a fast-paced, exciting, team sport that can be a great way to involve and teach...

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