Carleton Newsroom: Carleton Hits New High at Dragon Boat Festival
Monday, June 24, 2013
Carleton University’s dragon boat team — CU in R Wake — swept second place at this year’s Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival in the G division, bringing home two trophies and silver medals for the first time from Mooney’s Bay Park. The event ran from June 20 – 23.
The team took second-place finishes in the 100-metre, 200-metre, and 500-metre mixed G finals on June 23, earning Carleton’s best overall ranking since competing in the races. The team also finished in their fastest time for the 500-metre competition, setting a new team record of 2:17.