Quebec Cup: Here we Come! Verdun wrapped up an impressive dragon boat season with the Quebec Cup, the final competition in the Triple Crown Circuit at the Olympic Basin, in an intense race weekend! (The other two races are the H²0 Open in May and Montreal Challenge in July). (Photo Credit: Marian Pinsky) Taking place … Continue reading Quebec Cup Recap, PART 1: Verdun Makes an Impact at the Quebec Cup!
There is truly nothing quite like paddling at night. When everyone else is (sanely) warm and inside, we valiantly stay on the water and are usually the only brave boats out, paddling by the light of gorgeous sunsets - and then the moon. It is truly a spectacular sight, so serene and still, the water … Continue reading Paddling by the Light of the Moon – and Fluorescent Wrist Bands 😉
“Paddles to the Left, Paddles to the Right!” This past weekend, the dragon boat deities smiled down upon Verdun’s Impact, Force, and women’s teams as we competed at the 22D Dragon boat festival in gorgeous wild Rawdon! Legendary for the beach are their unorthodox race lengths, featuring a deceptively difficult small bend at the finish … Continue reading Verdun Rocks on at Rawdon!