Training Times PORC

Pittwater trains out of Rowlands Reserve, Bayview which houses our collection of OC6, OC2 and OC1 canoes. All watercraft can be used by members.

We also train out of BYRA, Riddle Park, Bayview and Palm Beach.

Training Times

Pittwater’s training schedule allows paddlers of all skill and fitness levels to find a session that best suits them. 

Race training sessions are held on Tuesday and Thursday early mornings (before work). These are for competitive and fitness paddlers and are hard / high intensity sessions (~13km paddle circuit). 

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Non-competitive/Social/Trial paddlers session are held Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, using OC1, OC2 or OC6 canoes. These are at an easier pace, paddling to a beach on Pittwater. Sessions are followed by optional coffee at 8Knots cafe.

Find all current sessions on our TeamApp.

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What to Wear

Beware: You will get wet.

  • Comfortable shorts / bike shorts / wetsuit shorts
  • Singlet top / T-shirt / rashie
  • Shoes that can get wet (old joggers) paddling shoes.
  • cap / hat with chin strap
  • for cold windy weather: thermals / spray jacket
  • water bottle
  • suncream
  • A change of clothes
  • towel
  • plastic bag for wet clothes.