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Kent Island Outrigger Canoe Club

The Kent Island Outrigger Canoe Club (KIOCC) is dedicated to the great sport of Hawaiian outrigger canoe racing and perpetuating the Hawaiian culture and spirit through outrigger canoeing.  Our club is made up of experienced and novice paddlers who work hard to combine an appreciation for family, nature, community, and competitiveness while having tons of fun.

The club is located at the Kent Island Yacht Club in Chester, Maryland. We invite you to join us for a practice paddle during the week or on a weekend. Explore our website or contact us to find out more about KIOCC and how you can get involved.

Club Dues

Per Paddler:

​$200 (for folks who are not members of the KIYC)

Try it a few times for free.

Dues are valid for one season and are 100% transferable.



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We welcome everyone interested in learning to paddle an outrigger. Coaches and team members introduce you to the basics needed to build skills

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about us


Founded in 1997, the Kent Island Outrigger Canoe Club (KIOCC) has one of the finest venues for paddling on the East Coast, with easy access to the eastern Chesapeake Bay.

One-of-a-kind experiences


Experience the fun of being part of a team -- and challenge yourself in ways you might never have thought. Paddling can be a lifetime sport. The people in the boat enhance the fun. 

Practice Update:

Practices will resume in Spring 2017.

Weekday practices take place on Mondays and Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at the KIYC. Information on weekend paddles will be posted once the season starts. 

Welcome to the outrigger club!

At Kent Island Outrigger Canoe Club, we love being on the water.

And, as far as we're concerned, nothing beats the rush you get from

getting a really big canoe moving with six paddlers.  If you're anything

like us, after your first time out, you'll be hooked. Whether you're

interested in racing, getting fit, or just experiencing a good time on the water, we're where you want to be.