Press! Sit Up! Push!

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Press! Sit Up! Push!

Press! Sit up! Push! The commands you won’t forget after our first official race this year.

Let’s do it again on the coming races! 

Captain’s Message

Well done to everyone who participated on SAVA Sprints last weekend! We all paddled hard and supported each other in every way we can.

It has only been 7 weeks since we had the new coach and we have already seen the big improvement on each of us and the team. Let’s keep on working hard and break all the limits. Being the best is a never ending process, we may have to take it one step at a time but we WILL NEVER GIVE UP! ONE TEAM, ONE GOAL!

WE HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE ONE OF THE BEST. Let’s continue with our commitment to the team and to ourselves, aim for progress ON and OFF the boat. Every effort we put in as a team and individually will take us to where we want to be.

Paddles Up! Kick Arse! Go GAELICS!

 

DBS Marina

Regatta 2017

June 3 & 4

 

This is Singapore’s biggest bay fest race and not to be missed! In less than 3 weeks, we will battle against the international and local teams to be Asia’s best. 

There is no time to slack off, so keep coming to our trainings in the following weeks.

Dragon Divas Regatta

17 June

 Calling all the Gaelic ladies and our Drag Queens!

It’s our time to shine again and be the superstar that we are!

Our ladies will battle it out against the other IDBC teams in a 200m race. There will be a 10-crew 200m competitive race in our own teams, and a 20-crew 200m fun race with mixed teams.

So ladies, get your red lipsticks ready and sign up here for the race.

Sign up for the drag will be out soon…

Regular and Race Training

 

Wednesday 6.30 am

Saturday 2.45 pm

Sunday 9.30 am 

 

A reminder to everyone:

Please bring your water bottles to training to help reduce plastic waste and save our planet! If you don’t have your water bottles yet, please take 2-3 bottles of water from the cage. We will not take the boxes of water in the boat anymore. 

Training Etiquette:

Please be on time for training. We need this time before paddling to ensure that the boats are ready, everyone has the right equipment, and that we have done a warm-up before getting on the boat. Please don’t leave it to your teammates to get everything ready for you. We also need this time to organise the line-up properly.

– If you are going to be late, please text Aoife at 8573 3285 before the meeting time.

– If you show up or text us too late and we do not have room on the kitted boat(s), you will not be able to train that day.

Boat(s) will launch at 3.30pm (Saturday), 10am (Sunday) and 7am(Wednesday) SHARP!!! 

Bags:

Please bring only what you need to training and try to avoid bringing large bags. Especially on Saturdays, as the bag cage gets very full and we want to make sure that everyone’s bag can be safely locked away.

Payment:

For those non-subscription members, Saturday training is S$15. But if you are going only for the land training, it’s S$5

Saturday Land Trainingand Sunday Run

 

We are back! Come on down this Saturday for a session with coach. Be at the cage before 2pm (Aoife is checking the attendance)! Don’t be late! For Sunday, join Coach Waihong for a run right after the Sunday Race Training.

 

Do you have what it takes to survive the

 
Bootcamp of DOOM?! 

 

Find us at The Promontory @ Marina Bay (under the giant fans – message Jess Golding on Facebook for directions)7:30pm til 8:30pm, every Tuesday.


How much? $5 for PAYG members, and free for subscription members! What to bring? water, towel and a shitload of enthusiasm!

 

Thursday Night Quiztaculator Quiz!

The master is back!

Come on down to The Penny Black for an awesome quiz night on the 18 May, 8pm. It will be grand! 

#itsgrandwithMasterSid

 

TAGAY!

 

A Socials Night with FDS

 

19 May, from 7pm

at Beer Factory (25 Church Street)

 

 This is a series of social gathering with each expat team organised by the Filipino Dragons Singapore. And we, Gaelic Dragons, together with Spanish Armada, have been invited to this round.

Expect a night of games and drinks this coming Friday night!

See more info about the event on this page.

  

IDBC Pub Quiz 2017

 

 June 9

The Penny Black

It’s time for the Dragon Boat teams to come together to pit themselves in the challenge of the Quiz Master himself, Sid B!See more info and updates on the Facebook invite page here.

 

Save the dates!

We have updated race dates, and do plan ahead.

 

June 3-4

DBS Marina Regatta

 

July 15-16

Singapore Dragon Boat Festival

 

August 5-6

National Games 2000m Race

 

September 30

Austcham 10k Challenge

 

October 7

Dragon Battle Asia

 

November 4-5

The 35th Singapore River Regatta

 

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