Kula 'Anela Hoe Wa'a Outrigger Canoe Race

  • Tamalpais OCC @ Presidio Yacht Club Sommerville Rd Sausalito, CA, 94965 United States

TOCC Invites you to join us in our 21st Annual Kula ‘Anela (Golden Angel) Iron Race around Angel Island Saturday, August 29th, 2015 in Sausalito, CA!  Yes, we've brought this race back to the Indian summer months.  To warm sun-rays, amazing waters & lots of aloha!  Paddle around Angel Island, through the ever challenging waters of the San Francisco Bay, past historic Alcatraz Island, and have a blast post-race next to the Golden Gate Bridge.

Races for everyone!  

Our Keiki open the day with a 4-mile race through Horseshoe Cove to the Bay by the Golden Gate Bridge.  Next up, a 5-mile course to scenic Sausalito for all Novices and 7-mile race for Open Short Course crews.   Then, all Open Women, Co-Ed & Men crews paddle 10.5-miles across San Francisco Bay, around Angel Island and head back to the finish line towards the Golden Gate Bridge!  Winds, tides & currents with views to boot! 

When racing is over, there's tasty Plate Lunch, groovin' Music and DANCING for all!  

Race Day Details

7:15 a.m. Registration Opens, plus Race & Logo Merchandise and Lunch Tickets for purchase (bring your $$$)
8:00 a.m. Pule
8:15 a.m. Mandatory Coaches’ Meeting

Races (approximate times):

8:30 a.m. Keiki, Novice Race & Short Course
10:00 a.m. Women’s & Co-Ed Race  (Lunch & Keiki Awards to follow)
11:30 a.m. Men’s Race
1:00 p.m. Awards (Lunch continues for the Men)

Race Fees: $20 per paddler per race or $120 per crew, $5 per keiki or $30 per keiki crew.

Race Packet & NCOCA Waiver:

2015 Kula Race Packet (pdf) Includes race schedule, parking and course overview

Guest paddlers & clubs not members of NCOCA, each person must complete the NCOCA Waiver prior to race day to avoid the registration blues!  (Enter "Guest" in the club affiliation field).

Still Got Questions?  Just ask...

Contact Shari Kidani (Race Coordinator) - All things on Canoes, Crews, Course

Contact Jessica Fewless (Vice President) - About the day...