Gung Haggis Fat Choy dragon boat team and supporters:
Bill Martin (back view) Hillary Wong, Pat martin (peeking), Wendy Lee, Craig Brown, Tzhe Lam, Jim Blatherwick, Todd Wong, Emma Hopkins, Stephen Mirowski, Jonas Ng, Steven Wong, Sandra, Jane Johnson, Dan Seto, Joanne Black, Gerry Black, Richard Montagna
Ashleigh Dalton, Deb Martin (steers), Sarah Wong (Remus' daughter), Rebecca Wong (Remus' daughter), Hyuma, Dave Samis, Remus Wong, Leanne Riding, Cheryl McIntosh, Holly Parsons
Gold medals for Gung Haggis Fat Choy dragon boat team in Vernon!
Gung Haggis Fat Choy dragon boat team won Rec B in Vernon Dragon Boat Races today.
On Saturday – we races two 200m sprints + one 500 m race + a demonstration 1000m race – where we got knocked around by a rogue wave, which resulted in a collision. Another boat hit our drum broadside. Nobody was hurt.
We had a wonderfu team BBQ + swimming + canoes at Martin's Nest on Kalamalka Lake.
Sunday, we raced hard in the Rec B semi-finals with a time of 2:26. – securing a place in the final. Sunday afternoon we placed our best time of 2:23 – good enough for 1st place gold medal
Gung Haggis paddlers cool off in Kalamalka Lake (l-r) Leanne, Jonas,
Wendy, Ashleigh, Tzhe, Hillary, Todd and Jim – photo Stephen Mirowski
pictures & more details to follow.