Lokahi Outrigger Canoe Center (Lokahi OCC) is a non-profit 501c3 organization and was founded in 1992. Lokahi provides recreational and competitive paddling experiences for people of all ages living in the North Bay. Activities include the summer sprint race season and a number of long distance races throughout Northern California. Lokahi also fields crews which participate in nationally competitive long distance races on the mainland and in Hawaii. Lokahi presents a cultural experience of outrigger canoe paddling with exposure to Hawaiian song and dance and other elements of Hawaiian culture.
Lokahi OCC is a member of the Northern California Outrigger Canoe Association (NCOCA). The NCOCA is a member of the International Va'a Federation (IVF) formerly International Polynesian Canoe Federation (IPCF), Pacific Outrigger Canoe Association and Pacific Islanders' Cultural Association.
Come join us for a paddle! Click here to view our practice schedule.
Want to try paddling? Come down to our recreational paddling and sign upHERE.
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Lokahi OCC is a HeartSafe Community member:
HeartSafe Community brings together local police and fire departments, emergency medical transport providers, hospitals, schools, non-profits and the American Heart Association to work together reduce deaths from cardiac emergencies. Click image above for more info.