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Beach Zen

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Fall is here but you can’t tell by the weather. These images were taken of people enjoying a warm sunny evening at Mooney’s Bay Park in Ottawa. 211 more words


The Great River Race - Saturday 27 September 2014

From early morning there was a steady arrival of people and boats for the start of the Great River Race.

The people get used to delays on the roads on the Isle of Dogs but being held up by small boats is a bit of novelty. 118 more words

River Life

Getting Ready for The Great River Race Saturday 27 September 2014

Whilst it might not have the media coverage of the London Marathon,  The UK Traditional Boat Championship or the Great River Race as it is known has become a favourite with crews and the public. 231 more words

River Life

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Worked out at the gym tonight on arms to get stronger for the dragonboat races for Saturday.  We really need your help! Please sponsor us at one of the links below. 81 more words

Wednesday, September 10, 2014


Tonight we had dragon boat practice. It rained right up until we were to get on the water.  Then it cleared up enough that we only got wet from the river water. 120 more words

Dragon boat racers share their stories of surviving breast cancer

When Shelagh Needham was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1997, her prognosis was grim. Then 55, Needham had a lumpectomy, and underwent aggressive chemotherapy and radiation. 707 more words

Local News

Dragons on Windermere at Low Wood Bay

On Sunday, 14th September Low Wood Bay will be hosting the inaugural Dragon Boat charity regatta – Dragon Bay 2014, so we spoke to Lynn Shamal, part of the Paddlers for Life, Low Wood Bay’s resident Dragon Boat team to find out more Dragon Boat Racing and what it has meant to her over the years…. 494 more words