VRC Paddle Team


Hong Kong VRC Paddle Team is comprised of enthusiastic and competitive athletes who love ocean sports. We paddle and race dragon boat and outrigger canoe. The team trains all year round, and competes locally and internationally. Our fleet included Hawaiian Standard and Outrigger Zone Malolo Outrigger Canoes.

Training time are generally Tuesday and Thursday at 6:00 AM and Saturday at 8:00 AM in Deep Water Bay, Hong Kong. Training events may also take place at VRC, Emerald Bay.

Follow VRC Paddle Team at:

Facebook: HongKongVRCPaddleTeam and Instagram: @vrc_paddle_team

Hong Kong Events and Races we patriciate in:

  • VRC Race Series
  • VRC Rookie Rumble
  • VRC South Side Challenge
  • Paddle for the Planet
  • Three Peaks, RHKYC
  • Lantau Classic, LBC
  • Dolphin Quest, LBC
  • South Buffalos Challenge, SLPC
  • Around Beaufort, HKOCC
  • Around Po Toi, HKOCC
  • Round Lamma, LOCC
  • Around The Island Race, RHKYC
  • Dragon Run

International Events

  • Sydney Harbour Challenge
  • Micronesia Cup
  • Catalina Channel Crossing, US Outrigger Championships
  • Queen Liliuokalani
  • Moloka’i Hoe
  • Singapore Ocean Cup
  • Gorge Downwind Champs

New Event:

VRC Paddle Section: Outrigger Canoeing Open Days – March 11 & 18
It’s the time of the season that the OC portion of the Paddle Section is looking for new talent – the team is hosting two open days in March at our DWB clubhouse free of charge, so come get a taste of outrigger canoeing and see what it’s all about! Details below:

Date: March 11 and March 18
Time: 12:30-2:30pm
Location: VRC Deep Water Bay