From time to time we travel to participate in events conducted by other paddling clubs. This is great fun and broadens our competetive experience. You can get the latest information on our upcoming activities by contacting us.

Activities Archive


Photo of the Southeast Paddlers whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River.
The Southeast Paddlers hit the whitewater on the Ocoee River for our 1st annual whitewater rafting trip. It's just one more way to enjoy paddling. See the rest of the photos.


June 23, 2007: The Washington Canoe Club Regatta: A contingent of our members traveled to Washington DC for this annual event. Here are the race results.

Athletes from several clubs participate in the WCC regatta as the first leg of a 3 week summer tour. Here's the itinerary for the rest of the trip:

June 25 - 28: Lake Placid, NY: Junior athletes prepare for the junior national sprint team trials on Thursday and Friday of this week.

June 29 - July 1: The competion moves to Ottawa, Canada for the Canada Day regatta on July 1.

July 2 - July 8: Back to Lake Placid, NY to train and prepare for the Lake Placid International Regatta on July 7 and 8.

July 9 - 10: Travel home.

June 2 - 3: USACK Marathon Team Trials, Stone Mountain, GA

June 2: Southeast Paddlers fund raising Paddlethon for Children's Health Care of Atlanta, Stone Mountain, GA

Dana, Melissa, Leslie, and CJOctober 7-8, 2006:
A respectable contingent made the trek to Washington, DC for the Middle States Regatta hosted by the Washington Canoe Club. See photos of this event. Locate the WCC in Google Earth.

July 24-29, 2006: The Southeast Paddlers participated in the USACK National Championships held at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue. This was our first year to compete nationally. Among all the flatwater sprint clubs in the United State, Southeast Paddlers came in fourth place. Joe VinsonSoutheast Padders took third place for the Washington Canoe Club Award for Most Team Senior, Intermediate and Masters Points We are very proud of this accomplishment. We also wish to express our gratitude to all the clubs who participated for their friendship and comraderie. Here are the USACK award and points totals and medal counts. Photos are available in this gallery.

Saturday, April 1, 2006: Join us for a scrimmage on the Chattahoochee River at Roswell, GA at 12:30pm. We get some good practice in with the Georgia Tech paddlers and the Roswell Canoe and Kayak Club. We'll conduct time trials so everyone gets a sense of their ranking for the day and build the competitive spirit.

Sunday, March 19, 2006: SEP Marathon Training Session at Stone Mountain Park with Robert Clegg and Barend Spies. Check out the photo gallery and the video.

Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5, 2006: SEP Kayak Clinic with Danny Broadhurst at Lake Lanier, Gainesville, GA.

November 6, 2005 - Island Giant Kayak Race:
Halfmoon Outfitters hosted this race. See a map of the event locale or use this GEL.

November 5, 2005 - PaddleFest 2005: This fun event will be held by our friends in Beaufort/Port Royal, SC. . This year the race started in Port Royal at The Sands Marina. See a map of Port Royal or use this GEL.

October 22, 2005 - "Attic Sale" Fundraiser: Many thanks to everyone in the community who came and to get a great deal at our attic sale. Held at the L&K Cafeteria in Gainesville at 839 Jesse Jewell Parkway South West from 8:00am until 4:00pm, the sale raised money to support our members work to build the Southeast Paddlers. We look forward to seeing you at our next fund raiser.

October 8 and 9, 2005 - Middle States Regatta and the Masters Invitational: Members of the Southeast Paddlers participated in these events hosted by the Washington Canoe Club in Washington, DC. Out of thirteen clubs that were represented including our friends from Canada we are proud to announce our group of paddlers placed 2nd in the Masters Invitational. Congratulations to all.

August 27, 2005 - Southeast Paddlers Picnic: Held at Sardis Creek Park on Lake Lanier. About 40 people attended through the course of the day. See the photos and check this page for our next club picnic.