#237 Ottawa Magazine – Pumphouse Feature

I wandered by a news stand to buy a paper and noticed this month’s issue of Ottawa Magazine – my feature on Canada’s national team whitewater slalom training site is inside.

Ottawa Pumphouse kayakSarah Boudens

The “Pumphouse” is quietly and obliviously passed by thousands of commuters twice a day on the edge of Ottawa’s downtown core. Olympians like Sarah Boudens and James Cartwright train at the site much of the year.

Ottawa Pumphouse kayak

Buy the Ottawa Magazine to see more photos and read about the hard work of Doug Corkery and the Ottawa River Runners to build the site over the last 30 years… despite the bureaucratic headaches.

Ottawa Pumphouse kayakDoug Corkery

Ottawa Pumphouse kayak

Ottawa Pumphouse kayak

Ottawa Pumphouse kayak

Ottawa Pumphouse canoeJames Cartwright

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