About O Kalani

O Kalani is a recreational and competitive outrigger canoe center located near Encinal Boat Ramp in Alameda, CA. We’re open to paddlers of all ages, skill levels, and backgrounds. During the season, many of our members take part in long distance races and sprints at home here in NorCal and away in SoCal, Hawaii, and the Pacific Northwest.

First time?

Interested in trying out OC paddling or joining O Kalani? Join one of our Sunday open practices at 9 AM. Sign up on our guest paddler form to let us know you’re coming.

Wicked Fun Outrigger Race 2023

On Saturday, October 28, 2023, O Kalani is presenting the Wicked Fun Outrigger Race! This spooky event will feature OC1/OC2/V1 and surfski short and long courses just off of Alameda Island. Wear a Halloween costume for extra cool points – and get extra, extra points for racing in one! Hang out after the races with tacos and Faction beer in O Kalani’s yard! Tacos are included with your race entry if you register by Saturday, October 21, 11:59 PM. After that, tacos are not guaranteed.

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