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FGPC Momentum

Coach: Erik Ages

Captain: Holly Rhodes

Co-captain: Keith Tomlinson

Team goals and a brief description:

  • FGPC Momentum is a mixed 50 plus team who paddle out of the Fairway Gorge Paddling Club.
  • The team’s focus is to train hard and to learn and adapt to coaching techniques from coach Erik Ages.
  • While Momentum is considered a recreational team, their dedication and hard work have led to Competitive results with each new season. Outside training is a large part of the team’s goal setting. That includes gym time, winter paddling, (both outrigger and dragonboat) as well as many other sports.
  • The Team’s Collective Positive Energy is the key to success while having fun.

What is Momentum?

  • The strength or force that something has when it is moving which allows it to move forward, or to grow stronger or faster as time passes.

Practice times:

  • Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 pm to 7 pm. Additional Saturday practices will be added for 55+ BC Games.

2020 Season Races:

  • FGPC Super Sprints
  • FGPC Fairway Gorge Festival
  • Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival
  • Victoria Dragon Boat Festival
  • 55+ BC Senior Games


Momentum is always looking for dedicated paddlers who have a competitive spirit and want to contribute to a great team environment.

Contact the club for the team’s email information.