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EMC Ottawa South: Early bird registration for Dragon Boat Festival underway

03 | November 2011

Team registration for the 2012 Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival has been officially open since Tuesday, Nov. 1. According to Meaghan Davis the development officer for Tim Hortons Dragon Boat Festival, the first 75 teams can get a great discount by registering early and have a chance to pi ...

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Israel21c.org: Dragon boats are racing to Israel

03 | August 2011

Israelis are about to be exposed to the fastest-growing water sport in the world: dragon boat racing. The “ultimate team sport” will make its debut at the country’s first Dragon Boat Festival on Lake Kinneret (the Sea of Galilee) on May 17-18 next year. Continue reading the full article at Israe ...

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Ottawa Jewish Bulletin: Tamir participates in Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

18 | July 2011

“We heard about dragon boat and how it’s been such a phenomenal success … It’s such a fun event,” said Tamir Executive Director Mark Palmer about their decision to enter the festival. Palmer explained that participating in the festival is not only about the day of the race. “It’s about the prepa ...

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EMC Ottawa South: Dragon Boat teams raise $310,000

30 | June 2011

Tim Horton's Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival (THODBF) provided not only a fun-filled weekend of free family friendly entertainment but also raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local charities. According to development officer for THODBF Megan Davis, overall the festival participants raised $ ...

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia: High Comission Of Malaysia Places Second In Dragon Boat Race in Ottawa

25 | June 2011

The High Commission of Malaysia in Ottawa, Canada took part in the 18th Ottawa Dragon Boat Race Festival in Ottawa on 18 June 2011. Continue reading the full article at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia

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Ottawa Citizen: Good competition and plenty of fun

19 | June 2011

A colourful cast comes out to enjoy the annual Dragon Boat Festival, writes Louisa Taylor Continue reading the full article in Ottawa Citizen    

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The Wildworks Station BLOG: A Nice Saturday at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Race Festival

18 | June 2011

Prior to performing, I had a good walk around at the festival (in Mooney’s Bay Park) and to my amazement, it was packed with a lot of people walking around checking out the vendors. ... Overall, kudos to the board of directors and staff of the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival for making the event fun ...

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Tea for Two Sisters BLOG: Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2011

17 | June 2011

The 18th annual Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival officially begins on Saturday! Lucy and I have volunteered for the past three years but have never gotten the chance to fully enjoy the actual dragon boat racing event. I can’t wait until the races begin this year because I’ll be getting th ...

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EMC Ottawa South: Busting out to inspire at Dragon Boat Festival, Survivors want to thrive after cancer

16 | June 2011

Tim Horton's Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is kicking off this weekend and two teams entirely made up of breast cancer survivors can't wait to start paddling. Continue reading the full article in EMC Ottawa South 

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EMC Ottawa East News: Frank Sinatra comes to life at this year's Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragonboat Festival

16 | June 2011

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival (THODBF) has finalized its exciting 2011 free entertainment line-up with the addition of Lafleche Dumais, crooner performer, with the Handle With Care band on Sunday, June 19, presented by Allegro Residences. Spectators will be able to enjoy a free mat ...

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