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Montreal Gazette: Sam Roberts at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

09 | April 2013

Organizers of the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, gearing up for their 20th annual event this summer, expect the city to come alive with the sounds of beating drums, splashing water, jubilant paddlers, enthralled attendees, and music from some of today’s hottest artists — including Mont ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Sam Roberts part of free Dragon Boat Festival lineup

19 | March 2013

Canadian rocker Sam Roberts will help the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival celebrate its 20th anniversary with an outdoor show June 21. Continue reading the full article in Ottawa Citizen 

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Yahoo! Malaysia defends title for fourth straight year in Ottawa International Dragon Boat Race

26 | June 2012

The team ‘Malaysia Truly Asia’ made up of staff and family members from the High Commission of Malaysia in Ottawa together with Malaysian students studying in Canadian Universities defended their title for the fourth year in a row in the Ottawa International Dragon Boat Race held from 22 to 24 J ...

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Confessions of a Ballerunner BLOG: Dragon boat team racing: An Ottawa summer rite of passage

24 | June 2012

In Ottawa, paddling is a hugely popular sport among both competitive and non-competitive athletes. My theory for this much-loved activity is that there is just something innate, viscerally compelling, even spiritual about water and our attraction to it. To revel in its space. To contemplate. To ...

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Ottawa Sun: Rain doesn't dampen Dragon Boat fest

24 | June 2012

Rain didn't damper the last day of the 2012 Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival at Mooney's Bay. Sunday June 24,2012. Continue reading the full article in Ottawa Sun 

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Epoch Times: Dragon Boat Festival Resounding Success in Ottawa

24 | June 2012

One of Ottawa’s best-attended fund-raisers, the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, got off to a roaring start Saturday at Mooney’s Bay. Continue reading the full article in Epoch Times

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Ottawa Showbox BLOG: Interview: Paper Lions @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2012

23 | June 2012

Last night marked the beginning of this year’s increasingly popular Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2012, and I popped by Mooney’s Bay to soak in the evening sun and catch some of this year’s bands. What’s even better is that these events are free all weekend, which means people of all walks of life ...

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Ottawa Sun: Dragon Boat festival brings throngs

23 | June 2012

The faint strains of “stroke ... stroke” could be heard along with cheers as dragon boat teammates strained at their oars on a hot Saturday at Mooney’s Bay. It was the first racing day of the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, featuring more than 200 teams. Organizers expect 75,000 people ...

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Photogmusic.com PHOTO BLOG: Whale Tooth @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

22 | June 2012

It was the beginning of the 19th Annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. ... The first band to play on Friday was Toronto’s Whale Tooth. Continue reading the full post and viewing the photos at Photogmusic.com

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Photogmusic.com PHOTO BLOG: Paper Lions @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

22 | June 2012

Paper Lions was the next act at 19th Annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Continue reading the full post and viewing the photos at Photogmusic.com

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