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New Members Invited for the 2001 Season:
Our club is now taking winter application for new River Rats members for the 2001 season.

Our club plans on holding some DB training during the winter months, either in a regular pool or a special boating pool.  We don't paddle very far in a pool, as you might guess, but  we can work on technique and timing drills.

All levels of athleticism are welcome at our club.  We run both competitive and recreational dragon boat teams

For 2001: the EDBRC plans on racing in Vancouver for June, Saskatoon and/or Calgary for July, Edmonton in August, and Kelowna in September. We may also race Victoria in August if timing and funding fit.

Visit our application form page, and then send us an email.


Can we join? We're really a lot of fun!


You are now anointed as a neophyte River Rat, my son.  Take this burden carefully, and beware the dreaded spillage of your martini during Power 10 sequences.


Winter 2000:
As winter descends upon us Albertans, plans are in the works to keep our DB club exercising throughout the winter.  Here are the current projects we are working on:

1) pool training with our special DB boat

2) discounts on Gold's Gym memberships

3) Kayak polo with Kaye

4) Xcountry skiing with Dave

5)  Pub nights (well, it's not exercise, but at least we can go dancing together).



Winter training!  Hoorah!  Hoorah!

We love winter training! It's so warm in the gym, we can take some of our clothes off!

2000 Race Schedule:

1. Calgary Provincials, July 22- 23, 2000

2. Edmonton Festival, Aug. 19-20, 2000

3. Kelowna Festival, Sep. 16-17, 2000

Isn't Annette beautiful?




2000 River Practice Schedule:
Practice Schedule for August and September 2000:

Every Sunday: 7:00 pm to 8:15pm

Every Tuesday: 7:00 pm to 8:15pm

Every Thursday: 7:00 pm to 8:15pm

Every Saturday: 9am to 10:15am


*last day of the season will be approx. September 23, when we paddle the boats to be towed and then drydocked for the winter.


Year-end party TBA.  Rumour is that we will have a pub party.


Sheila is so excited... she dances in the parking lot!

Ooooo...I can't wait to practice!

You Rats are so much fun!!



Stay tuned for updates soon!


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