General news about the VRC Paddle Club

Double strike at Aberdeen Dragon Boat Festival

Winning the mixed competition and coming 2nd in the open division in 2016 – our target for 2017 was very clear…defending our mixed title and aiming for the open champion as well. Aberdeen is always tricky and a death match already in the first heat. Not winning your heat usually means silver or bronze cup and unlike other events there […]

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VRC Outrigger Open Day 2017

We invite all interested Paddlers to join our Outrigger Open Day 2017. It will be held on June 10th, right after the Dragon Boat season is finished. Details can be seen on the flyer. Please use our Facebook Page or the QR Code to sign up what will help us to plan in advance.

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Team Great Britain Dragon Boat Team @VRC

Head Coach Tim Smith from Dragon Boatboat Team Great Britain was at the VRC to run time trials and looking for new recruits for the World Championships in China this year. VRC proudly assisted him to run this event. We wish all Hong Kong Paddlers good luck!  

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2017 Zolfo Cooper VRC Race Series – St Patrick’s Day Downwind

Congratulations to everyone who raced yesterday in the first St Patrick’s Day Downwind and well done to Messan, Andy W, Shaun A & Shawn B, Shaky & Iwona, Jess, and Scott for wining their respective categories. The results are ONLINE. There were reasonable conditions with some good bumps but navigation from the Nine Pins to the White Paint at Tung Lung […]

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Dude, Where’s My Canoe ?

This probably was the question when Paddlers showed up at the Hong Kong Indoor Rowing Championship & Charity Rowathon 2017 but still achieved some great results: Men’s Open Individual 2000m – 06:54.3 – SILVER – Jeremy Burton Men’s Masters Individual 2000m (Age 30-39) – 06:36.8 – SILVER – Nick Scott Men’s Masters Individual 500m (Age 30-39) – 01:27.0 – BRONZE – Nick Scott Official Results

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2017 Zolfo Cooper VRC Race Series – Race 3

Congratulations to everyone who raced this morning in the third race of the 2017 Zolfo Cooper VRC Race Series and well done to Gina, Shaun A, Erin and Alex for grabbing the points in the surfski and OC1 Long Course categories. The Race 3 results online now. If there are any corrections please let me know. It was a good run […]

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DWB Dragon Boat Regatta is approaching – Details here!

The 18th Deep Water Bay Dragon Boat Regatta 2017 is approaching fast. All Teams can find useful informations here – we will update this page together with our Newsletter. The 18th Deep Water Bay Dragon Boat Regatta 2017 – Invitation ONLINE REGISTRATION and RACE INFO Who is already registered & your sign up status Newsletter 1 – Prize Information Newsletter […]

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VRC returns with the Thunder from Down Under

VRC Women return form the Sydney Harbour Challenge held on February 24th, with a 4th place in the Women’s Open, and 13th place overall among the all women categories. This successful result was the outcome of intensified training over winter, the dedication and support of the entire paddle team, and the addition of Alex De Miranda as the Women’s Coach […]

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