Flatwater Paddling Yukon Society (FPY) was officially incorporated on December 28, 2016 as a club, in order to expand opportunities for flatwater paddling for Yukoners. Subsequently the flatwater community grow and in 2018, FPY transitioned from the club to become the sports governing body, representing all flatwater sports. At the same time they also became a member of Canoe Kayak Canada and create Flatwater North Paddling Club to continue the hard work of growing flatwater paddlers. For further information please read our background and rationale.
Affiliate Societies: Flatwater North Sprint Club
FPY would like to thank Sport Yukon, the Yukon Canoe Kayak Club (YCKC) and many other important contributors, volunteers and visionaries for the support that has led to our official launch on Feb 19th, 2017.
In the fall of 2012, Sport Yukon approach YCKC to start a Flatwater Division in order to send athletes to 2012 Canada Summer Games. The program was a resounding success and YCKC endeavored to expand their new Flatwater division.
Since the creation of the Flatwater Division YCKC expansions included :