Mercer Report Features Ice Dragon Boat

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Exciting news! Tonight the first ever Ice Dragon Boat Festival will be featured on the Rick Mercer Report. Rick became an honorary member of the “Draggin’ Docs” team during their training session, led by Sue Holloway, two-time Canadian Olympic medalist and Canadian Sports Hall of Famer. Rick joined The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, along with Mr. Luo, President of the International Ice Dragon Boat Federation, members of the Canadian National Dragon Boat Team and other special guests to compete in the commemorative exhibition race. Tune in to check out Rick’s technique and behind the scenes fun in this special broadcast tonight (Tuesday) at 8:00 PM EST on CBC.

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