TAZ Update 6/6/18

ALOHA!
Congrats to all of the racers at Kahanamoku Klassic this past weekend! You all did amazing!! Next up – Iron Champs!
Practice Schedule
  • Thursday, 6/7 @ 6:00pm – race practice – we will be having a meeting before practice begins – all paddlers that want to paddle the next race, Iron Champs, should be at this meeting
  • Saturday, 6/9 – race practice schedule will be sent in a separate email


Iron Champs – Saturday, 23rd
  • Race fees are due this SATURDAY, 6/9/18. Race fees must be paid in order to be considered for a crew.
  • It's also recommended that you start booking rooms if you haven't already done so. 
  • Aunty Aloha Lei Booth – we will be setting up our lei booth at the race and are looking for volunteers to help run the booth. If interested in volunteering, see Diana.
Fundraising
  • We have currently raised $4,552 and are looking at another $2,200 from additional donations. Thank you to everyone that has helped find sponsors & donations for our team. We are still working on finding additional sponsors so if you know of a company/person we should contact please let Merrily or Carlos know. 
  • Fundraising forms are attached.
  • Ironman – we will again be volunteering at both the 1/2 and full Ironman events. We are looking for co-chairs to work with Amy, Stacia & Ilona this year. If you are interested, please them directly. 
Other News / Upcoming Events
  • Tuesday, 6/26 – Boy Scout Team Building Activity – will need volunteers to assist (no practice this day)
  • Thursday, 6/28 – Team Meeting @ 6:00pm
Board meeting notes can be found HERE.
A Hui Hou!!


Team Arizona Outrigger Canoe Club
550 E. Tempe Town Lake, Tempe, Arizona 85281

TAZ update – 5/15/18

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Congrats to all of the racers at Crystal Pier this past weekend! You all did amazing!! This was only the first race of the season so keep up the hard work!
Practice Schedule
  • Thursday, 5/17 @ 6:00pm – race practice – we will be having a meeting before practice begins – all paddlers that want to paddle the next race, MDR, should be at this meeting
  • Saturday, 5/19 – practice schedule will be sent later in the week


Kahanamoku Klassic – Marina del Rey (MDR) – Saturday, June 2nd
  • Race fees are due this SATURDAY, 5/19/18. Race fees must be paid in order to be considered for a crew.
  • If you haven't done so, start booking rooms as they fill up fast around the race site. If you wish to stay at Jamaica Bay Inn, the hotel right on the race site, call them directly and mention you are racing for a discount.
Fundraising
  • All of you should have received a copy of the attached fundraising packet. We need everyone's help in raising money for the team. The money raised goes towards supporting the club, canoe maintenance and storage fees but can also potentially allow us to purchase an unlimited canoe or reduce race fees.
  • Merrily (Leonard's wife) is the Fundraising Chair. She is willing and available to help reach out to your contacts about donations & sponsorships. You can reach out to her directly with any questions at 610-248-0671 or mpychinka@msn.com
Memorial Day Weekend
  • We need to know if you will be in town Memorial Day weekend – we're looking at having practice both Saturday & Sunday that weekend. Please let Kui know at practice this week if you will be around or not.
Board meeting notes can be found HERE.
A Hui Hou!!