Barcelona May 2024

Barcelona May 2024

Barcelona International Dragon Boat Festival 17-19th May 2024 3 The team managers report following our trip to compete in the 5th edition of the Barcelona International Dragon Boat Festival.On the Friday we had practice in 2x 10 man boats.We ran through some race...

Boat Rescue

Boat Rescue ! 4th November 2023 3 This morning was all about getting our two boats back safely and inspecting any damage.We just wanted to say a big thank you to a number of organisations and people who helped us do this over the last two days.They areNational...
Castel Gandolfo

Castel Gandolfo

Castel Gandolfo Festival Italy October 2023 3 Pink Champagne have just returned from Italy having been to a festival event organised by ‘The Pink Butterfly’ team. It was held on Lake Albano near to Castel Gandolfo.Our first race had a poor start from...
Barcelona 2023

Barcelona 2023

Barcelona 2023 4th International Dragon Boat Festival 3 In May 2023 the team travelled to Barcelona to take part in the 4th International Dragon Boat Festival. It was our third visit to this festival, which is held on the Olympic canal that was built for the 1992...
Dragon Boating on Snow

Dragon Boating on Snow

Dragon Boating on Snow le Grand-Bornard, January 2023 3 Pink Champagne Breast Cancer Survivors Dragon Boat Team, are based at Hengistbury Head, Dorset. Normally they paddle their dragon boats from their base and along the River Stour at Christchurch or out...
Training Weekend at Beaulieu

Training Weekend at Beaulieu

Beaulieu Training Weekend August 2022 3 Pink Champagne attended a very useful two day training session at Beaulieu , where we were coached by GB coach Tim Smith. It was very useful for long standing members as well as the new members we have . We now need to...
The Marathon Paddle

The Marathon Paddle

The marathon Paddle Christchurch - May - 2022 3 On 14th May 2022 the team took on a Marathon paddle of 26.2 miles. This date was chosen to coincide with the well known Moon walk which took place in London on the same day.   Due to tides the team needed to...
BDA National Championships

BDA National Championships

BDA National Championships Nottingham September 2019 3 Pink Champagne Breast Cancer Survivors Dragon Boat team travelled to Holme Pier Point in Nottingham, the National Water Sports Centre for the UK. It was the first time we had attended the British Dragonboat...