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Sleepy Lagoon Hotel Dragon Boat Regatta
July 9, 2016

Sleepy Lagoon Hotel Dragon Boat Regatta 9 - 10 July 2016 First Regatta for this seas...
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Introductory session

The easiest way to get involved and to see what the sport is all about is to come along to our weekly intro sessions. These sessions are designed to help you understand what we are about and see if this is the sport for you. Read more

Welcome to Brisbane River Dragons

Established in 1998 Brisbane River Dragons (BRD) is the oldest dragon boat club in Brisbane. We are a competitive yet social paddling club that train and compete throughout the year.

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Season Launch and Come & Try

On Saturday 2 July 2016 BRD will be holding a few key events. Come & Try - Sign On A Come & Try Session for all paddling disciplines will be held from 9am to 11am. Click here to view and/or download the flyer. Head Coach Presentations See presentations from both Maggie Boyce (Dragon Boat) and Norbert Gaulton (Outrigger) outlining the direction of both paddling disciplines for the next 12 months. This session will commence at 7.30am s... Read more

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BRD OC Competition News

BRD OC Competition News 2016 IVF World Sprint Titles The World Sprint Titles were held at Lake Kawana on the beautiful Sunshine Coast from the 8th to 15th May. The weather was almost perfect for the whole event and close to 400 races were held involving over 2000 paddlers. The event consisted of 250m and 500m straight, 1000m (three turns) and 1500m (five turns) races. BRD paddlers competing were Gerri McKelson (5th V12 60’s), Rae Osman (5th V... Read more

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BRD Host Corporate Games

  BRD hosted a Dragon Boat Regatta for the Queensland Corporate Games at NorthShore Hamilton on Saturday 21 May. Seven teams of 20 paddlers entered and raced off over 3 rounds to decide  semi final positions and then the major final. Races were held over 200m. Teams who participated in the event were: Cook Medical Cox Rayner DSITI Ducks DSITI Vikings St George Bank TechnologyOne Queensland Urban Utilities The final winners on the... Read more

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BRD EOI Head Coaches

Brisbane River Dragons Dragon Boat and Outrigger Canoe Club is seeking applications from interested persons for the positions of Dragon Boat Head Coach and Outrigger Canoe Head Coach.  Applications close at midnight on 1st June 2016. The successful applicants will be appointed by 15 June 2016. The position is advertised annually with the term for the current appointment being 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017. Please click the following links to... Read more

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