The Save-On-Foods Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival began in 2003 with 20 registered teams and has grown into a premier event with over 70 teams participating. From day one, one main goal of the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival Society was to focus on raising funds for imaging equipment to assist in the early diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer at NRGH and supporting the Nanaimo Community Hospice.
Keri, Jason and Marke go dragon boating ahead if this weekends festival.Diamond Phoenix Dragon Boat Club, Canberra, ACT. 379 likes. Encouraging women in sport. Happier, healthier, fitter :) New members are always welcome.Julie Lister is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Julie Lister and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the.
This year's dragon boat festival has been cancelled, so organizers are donating supplies for volunteers and participants to charity.
FCRCC’s competitive Dragon Boat programs offers world-class coaching with top-level training, for athletes of all ages. Info on our competitive programs can be found here. Group Introduction to Dragon Boat The club offers 2 hour Introduction to Dragon Boating sessions for schools and other groups.
Improve Your Paddling Power! Take your dragon boat skills to the next level with a clinic hosted by Vancouver Island’s top team, the Gorging Dragons, and sponsored by the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival.
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The typical strong, silent type, Jim has ironed the Moloka’i Hoe in seat 6 both times a Vancouver Island-based team has attempted the race, not to mention steering the Catalina Crossing several times, Queen Lilli in 2012 and a couple of first place finishes at the Columbia River. Jim has also completed three Maui 2 Moloka’i crossings in OC1.
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OC-1 Distance and Surfing for Experienced and intermediate paddlers The focus of these sessions will be distance training, how to prepare and race the Samoa Time Trials. If the wind is up, then will include surfing technique. Bring your own boat or book a club boat. Club members using c.
After four years of competing, the team will sit on the sidelines at the Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival. Instead, the group plans to give back by volunteering for the event — inside the beer garden.
And high atop many team’s bucket list races this year is the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival. This year will be the 18th running of the Save on Foods Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival at Maffeo Sutton Park, June 10-12, on gorgeous Vancouver Island.
There are dragon boat teams here. Campbell River has both River Spirit and BraveHearts. Jacques used to row for River Spirit, in fact, but when she tried mixed dragon boating in the Comox Valley about five years ago, she got hooked. And both River Spirit and BraveHearts are women’s teams.
The Oakland Renegades dragon boat team was born April 1st, 2009 and is a collaborative effort by the Oakland Parks and Recreation Department and a group of paddlers from the dragon boat community.
More than 60 teams come from across British Columbia and Washington State to participate in this exciting event. D2 dragon boats are used at the festival. Dragon boat teams consist of a drummer, paddlers and a sweep. Each team participates in a 1200-metre race and a 3500-metre race.
Outrigger Outrigger canoe racing is a major focus of FCRCC. Club teams and individual members compete in long distance races throughout the region with great success as well as major international races in California and Hawaii. In addition, outrigger has become an extremely popular cross-training tool for dragon boat paddlers.
Vancouver Island Dragon Boat Teams Yesterday at 11:55 PM The Dragon Ladies from France are showing us that they are not sitti. ng around (and eating chocolate like some of us.whoops did I say that out loud?) during this period of self-isolation.