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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Congratulations to ALL of the athletes who qualified for the Pan American Championships or to a US National Team!

Announcing the 2016 Sprint Pan American Championship Team:
Men K1 200
Tim Hornsby

Men K1 1000
Chris Miller

Men C1 200
Ben Hefner

Men C1 1000
Ian Ross

Men C2 1000
Ian Ross/Gavin Ross

Men K2 200 and 1000
Chris Miller/Stanton Collins

Women K1 200
Emily Wright

Women K1 500
Maggie Hogan

Women K2 500
Farran Smith/Sammy Barlow

Women C1 500
Lydia Keefe Sampson
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Thanks to The Longstreet Clinic, P.C. for their sponsorship of the 2016 USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Team Trials and their continued sponsorship of LCKC! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thanks to Kroger New Holland Marketplace for their sponsorship of the 2016 USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Team Trials! ... See MoreSee Less

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We would like to say a very heartfelt thank you to all of our athletes, family, friends, other clubs and most importantly our officials and volunteers. Without each one of you we could not possibly put together such great events like the 2016 USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Team Trials this weekend. Thank you all for making this event a success and congratulations to all of the athletes on their performances. ... See MoreSee Less

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