ODBF CEO John Brooman Strengthens Ties With International Community

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Champion.Collage.ODBF2016ODBF CEO John Brooman recently accepted a gracious invitation from Champion Dragon Boat Global Chairman Zhongyi Luo to attend the ice dragon boat races in Budapest, Hungary hosted by Champions European team. Mr. Luo and his colleagues were amazing hosts, providing John with an exciting trip, taking in the sights of the beautiful country and a first-hand view of this new form of dragon boating.

Mr. Luo and Mr. Brooman then traveled back to Ottawa, where they met with Mayor Jim Watson, in addition to a meeting with Ambassador Luo Zhaohui. While here they also got to take in the sights of the Nation’s Capital while making some exciting plans for Ottawa and dragon boating in 2016 and 2017.

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