3105 Clarks Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506 | (770) 287-7888

Come Paddle With Us
Come paddle with us on Lake Lanier and take advantage of all LCKC has to offer. We have a wide range of programs for ages 7 and up and a fleet of kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddle boards and dragon boats.
No Experience Required
No experience is required and LCKC provides the equipment. Better yet, paddling is a lifetime sport, can be picked up at any age, and provides a great all-over workout.
Located at the 1996 Olympic Venue
Located at the site of the 1996 Lake Lanier Olympic Venue, LCKC keeps the Olympic legacy alive. We offer beautiful scenery, a large “no-wake” zone around the boathouse, and a world-class flatwater racing course.

USA Canoe/Kayak 2016 Sprint Canoe/Kayak National Team Trials

LCKC is proud to host the USA Canoe/Kayak 2016 Sprint Canoe/Kayak National Team Trials at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.
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US Trials Late Entries – Deadline April 15th, 5pm (EST)

Late entries for USA C/K National Team Trials will be accepted through April 15, 5pm (EST).  You must call the LCKC office at 770-287-7888 with entry information and credit/debit  card payment.  No entry is accepted without payment of $200.00
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Volunteers Needed for Upcoming Events

USA C/K Sprint National Team Trials – April 29-30, 2016 Canadian National Team Trials May 4-8, 2016 http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0548a9a82ea6f85-us    
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2016 Lula Bridge Race Results

Results from yesterday’s 2016 Lula Bridge Race are now available on our race results page. We would like to extend a huge “Thank You!” to everyone (volunteers, officials, athletes, parents & friends) for a successful (albeit chilly) start to our competitive...
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Donate to Support LCKC

LCKC is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and we depend on your donations, which are tax deductible, to continue providing exciting recreational and competitive programs for youth and adults. Please consider a donation below to help continue this Olympic Legacy program.


The mission of the Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club is to serve as a catalyst and as a legacy program of the ’96 Summer Centennial Olympic Games and to promote health, education and fitness for all ages and abilities through quality flatwater canoe and kayak programs while continuing the Olympic spirit by promoting excellence in our competitive teams. The Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club will seek opportunities to host events that will have an economic and social impact on the community.

Our Vision

- To establish an environment where all participants and staff feel welcomed, respected and affirmed.
- To do our part to protect Lake Lanier by participating in environmental and recycling programs.
- To give back to our community by providing programs for all individuals regardless of gender, national origin, religion or ability levels.
- To provide the community with a lifelong, low impact sport.
- Develop and nurture our athletes through programs that reach them on an emotional, physical and mental level.

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Seven LCKC athletes will be competing in the 2016 PanAmerican Olympic Qualifer beginning Thursday at the Lake Lanier Olympic Park. Tim Hornsby, will be trying for his second trip to the Olympics, while fellow teammates, Chris Miller, Stanton Collins, Ben Hefner, Ian Ross, Gavin Ross and Farran Smith will be competing for their first. Good Luck to all these athletes, as well as the rest of Team USA, Maggie Hogan, Sammie Barlow and Emily Wright. #TeamUSA #LCKCRahRahRah ... See MoreSee Less

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Busy times lately at the Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club! US Team Trials - 2 weeks ago, Canadian Team Trials - 1 week ago, Pan Ams - next week and yesterday - the Beginner Racing League Fungatta!

It was a great day of racing had by our local youth.

Thank you to all of our volunteers, coaches, parents, officials and especially athletes for a wonderful day.

Congrats to the Mighty Dolphins for taking home the Dave Mason Trophy!
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A couple of LCKC athletes you might recognize, ready for Pan Am Championships and the Road to Rio! ... See MoreSee Less

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