Friday, August 27, 2010

Exclusive Excursion

Only a few places remain for the ACA's members only canoe camping trip on the Rio Grande.

Burt Kornegay, of Slickrock Expeditions, will be our guide.

Sign up today, and join the ACA on this spectacular trip on a wild & scenic river.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

ACA Annual Award Nominations

Since 1880!

There is only a week and a half left to submit your nominations for the Annual ACA Awards.

  • Legends of Paddling
  • Excellence in Instruction
  • Sanctioned Event of the Year
  • Green Paddle for Waterway Conservation
  • Joe Pina Volunteer of the Year
  • Stroke of Achievement
  • J.Henry Rushton

Nomination forms are available at:

Monday, August 23, 2010

Canoe Sailing National Championships

ACA Canoe Sailing at Camp Sebago
The Canoe Sailing National Championships are being held at ACA Camp Sebago, located only 45 minutes from New York City.

Cruising class: September 4-5

5 Meter & ACA class: September 17-19

Compete or spectate, either way enjoy a beautiful weekend at the ACA's Camp Sebago, located in scenic Harriman State Park.

Friday, August 20, 2010

Rio Grande Trip

Only a few places remain on the ACA's exclusive Rio Grande trip with Burt Kornegay of Slickrock Expeditions.

If you've never experienced the Rio Grande on the border of Texas and Mexico, join the ACA on this members only exclusive excursion.

There are only 3 places remaining, so sign up today.

Dates: November 21-28

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Healthy Waters & Werner Paddles

The ACA has teamed up with Werner Paddles on a Healthy Waters initiative.
Register any Werner Paddle you buy and choose ACA, and Werner Paddles will make a donation on your behalf to the ACA's Stewardship Department.
It's a win - win!

Monday, August 16, 2010

Paddling for People of All Abilities

If you're not sure what the title means, check out this paddling resource produced by the ACA's National Adaptive Paddling Committee.

Only available on the ACA eStore.

Friday, August 13, 2010


That's right, join the ACA at the National Paddlesports Conference this fall in Asheville, NC.

This conference has programs for all, from someone just starting out to certified Instructor Trainers.

There is even a conference educational track for paddling clubs and adaptive paddling.

While in town, consider visiting the Biltmore Estate between trips on the French Broad River.

Registration is limited, reserve your spot today.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Youth Race at Camp Sebago

As part of the ACA's commitment to competition, the volunteers at ACA Camp Sebago celebrated 50 years of Youth Regatta's last week.

Children and teenagers from summer camps across Lake Sebago in the Harriman State Park participated in this annual event.
Thanks to Jerry Dunne and all the volunteers who made this annual event, a huge success.

Learn more about this exclusive ACA member benefit, Camp Sebago, which lies only 45 minutes from New York City.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Charleston Event

Join ACA Board Member Josh Hall at this exciting event in Charleston, SC.

When: This Thursday, August 12th

Time: 6:30pm
  • About the ACA
  • Film clips

Monday, August 9, 2010

Women's Kayaking Apparel

Wear It!
Enjoy your time out on the water this summer...and be comfortable!

Don't forget, in addition to the right clothing, always wear your lifejacket.

Friday, August 6, 2010

ACA National Paddlesports Conference

Asheville, NC - ACA National Paddlesports Conference
From canoe poling to kayak creeking to an Annual Banquet, Asheville, NC is the place to paddle this fall.

Registration for the 2010 ACA National Paddlesports Conference is limited.

Sign up soon and join the paddlesports community for a premier event!

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Paddling for Autism

Join ACA Instructors in Washington DC this Saturday, August 7th to Paddle for Autism Awareness!

Support a great cause and spend some time on the water in our nation's capital.

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

ACA Volunteer of the Year Award

ACA Annual Awards
Nominate any individual who has had exhibited the spirit of volunteerism for paddlesports for the ACA's Joe Pina Volunteer of the Year Award.

This national award is presented each year at the National Paddlesports Conference.
Nomination Forms are available online:

Final deadline for all nominations is Monday, September 6.

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Freestyle Canoeing National Championships

Freestyle Canoeing
will take place at the Midwest Freestyle Symposium in Peninsula, OH on September 10-12.

Whether you want to learn this paddling art, desire to compete, or simply want to witness grace on the water, join the ACA at this noteworthy event!

Monday, August 2, 2010

Don't forget

about the ACA Instructor Incentive Program.

Currently certified ACA Instructors and Instructor Trainers can get CASH BACK, (yes cash back) for any individual they get to join the ACA.

Help others learn about the benefits of joining America's oldest paddlesports organization, and put a little GREEN back in your wallet.

Learn more about this Instructor Incentive Program...