Nantahala Racing Club wins Fourth Grant of 2016

On March 23, Nantahala Racing Club announced they had been awarded a $16K grant by the Cherokee Preservation Foundation, the fourth grant the club has won in 2016. The grants include both monetary and value-in-kind awards. Combined, NRC's 2016 grant awards total nearly...

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Spring Training: March Installment

Yesterday, paddling in the afternoon sunshine, I remembered for the first time in 2016 just how much I enjoy paddling. My paddle blister, too, the one I got on my thumb each time I paddled this winter - it's not...

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NKC Spring Registration is Open

Nantahala Kids Club Spring Session is Coming!!! Where: Finger Lakes When: 4pm How: Pre-register Online Who: Any child age 7-18! (some exceptions may apply) Its that time of year again! The Spring Session of Nantahala Kids Club will start on April 18th. Our first session will meet at...

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NRC Wins Club Trophy at 2015 US Slalom Nationals

The 2015 US Slalom Nationals on the Nantahala were by no means a clean sweep for the Nantahala Racing Club. The Nationals Club Trophy is awarded by means of a points system that assigns points for first, second and...

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Year-End Donation Drive!

Year-End Donation Drive:   2015 has been an incredible year for the NRC! We hosted The Junior and U23 Wildwater World Championships, the 2015 Junior Olympics, and the USA Canoe and Kayak Slalom Nationals, as well as many great other local...

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Featured Athlete: Devon Chasse

I had the opportunity to sit down with NRC Team Athlete Devon Chasse before his afternoon training session on the Nantahala recently. I was curious to learn more about this up-and-coming young athlete... Devon Chasse Age: 14 How did you get started...

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Meet the 2016 Board of Directors Nominees

In addition to Executive Director Daniel Willis, Nantahala Racing Club is led by a volunteer Board of Directors. Board members are elected by the membership or appointed by the President of the Board. The board consists at minimum of four...

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Training Plan for Fall!

Our Head Coach, Lee Leibfarth, had developed a great Fall Training Plan for all of our athletes to use as we head into the off season. To be competitive in our sport, it takes months of hard work prior...

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NRC Annual Board Meeting Announced

The NRC Annual Board Meeting will be held Sunday, September 7th, at 5 pm. It will take place at the Welcome Center at Nantahala Outdoor Center. The date was set at the board meeting on August 8, 2014. The agenda...

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Nantahala Racing Club registered with AmazonSmile

Nantahala Racing Club has recently registered with AmazonSmile, which donates .5% of qualified purchases to the non-profit organization of the customer's choice. Select Nantahala Racing Club as your non-profit when shopping at AmazonSmile, and make a difference in the...

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