What’s Your Gaelic New Year’s Resolution?

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What’s Your Gaelic New Year’s Resolution?

Now that the holiday season is over, some are having dry January, and some started their journey to their fitness goals, some delay to start their resolution till Chinese New Year, and some, just refuse to have a resolution. 

Resolution, or no resolution, you still have goals to work on for sure. And in this new year, try to make small changes to get to your goal. One step at a time. Set a timeline for that small change. These small changes are sustainable and it will make you feel better once you accomplish them. This will build your confidence to achieve your next goal, because you know, you are capable.  

As we wait for the opening of the new season, let us all set our new goals, small and attainable with a timeline, and see how far we can get by the end of the year. See you in the boat Gaelics!


Regular and Race Training

Saturday – 2.45 p.m.

This Sunday’s training will be based on sign ups.   

2.45pm @ the cage. Please let Aoife  or Richard know if you are going to be late.

For newbies, please do take note of the following training procedure to be followed when you arrive at the cage:

1. Register for attendance and pay for training

2. Take a paddle, PFD(life vest), and bum pad.

3. If you don’t have your own water, please take 2-3 bottles of water that the team is providing.

4. Help prepare the boats for training. If you need guidance on where to go or what to do, please ask any of the regular members or your captains.

Note: We are trying to lessen the use of plastic bottles for training, please help us do this by bringing your own water and reusable containers. And please, do not leave food in the cage. Even if you have it inside your bag, which you think the scavengers will not find.



Do you have what it takes to survive


Bootcamp of DOOM?!

 Find us at The Promontory @ Marina Bay (under the giant fans – message Gaelic Dragons or Kollarics Bence 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!


New Year Quiz 2018

11 January, 8pm

The Penny Black 

Join the quiz master for the first quiz of the year this coming Thursday! Bring your family, friends, colleagues, your significant other and enjoy the night of fun, and a pint (or bucket).

Please find updates on this Facebook event by our Quiz Master!


Gaelic Dragons Annual General Meeting
       11 February, 1.30 p.m.          The Penny BlackTime for us to review what happened and what we accomplished last year, and find out what’s coming this new season.Why you should attent the AGM….– We will review year 2017, this includes updates of our team resources– We will share what events and races to look forward to this 2018

– You will get to vote for that Gaelic you think deserves to be seated on the committee(Provided, they will be willing to commit to the role, and, a paid Gaelic member of course!).

– You will celebrate the new season with our sponsor pub, The Penny Black, and get a head start to be the next biggest spender for 2018.

The meeting agenda will be emailed to you along with the nomination guidelines and details, and you will be notified in the group chat. Please send Aoife a message if you didn’t receive the email after the notification. 

 Save the dates!  

Fun Races & Upcoming Social Events

   Race Dates

We have updated race dates, and do plan ahead.


March 10

Sports Hub – SDBA Dragon Boat Century Race


April 19-22

Boracay International Dragon Boat Festival


May 26-27 / June 2-3

DBS Marina Regatta



July 7-8

Singapore Dragon Boat Festival



September 29

AustCham 5k and 10k Challenge



November 3-4

36th Singapore River Regatta



Fun Races & Upcoming Events


February 11 

Gaelic Dragons Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Gaelics, we need your help!

For the past newsletter issues, we have been calling the Gaelics to submit stories or articles to be featured and published on our Gaelic Dragons website. We are still encouraging you guys to write for our newsletter and we would be very delighted to receive it.

To submit, please email it to info@gaelicdragons.org.

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