TRAINING RESUMES | DBS MARINA REGATTA REGISTRATION CLOSING | DIVA’S REGISTRATION | MOVIE NIGHT – LAST CHANCE FOR TICKETS | MR500 2012 RACE VIDEO
1) TRAINING RESUMES
With the DBS Marina Regatta just over a month away training commitment from everyone racing is vital. We resume regular thrice-weekly training from now on:
Wednesday 4th April 2012 - 7.00pm at Farrer Park Pool
Saturday 7th April 2012 – 3.30pm at Kallang Riverside Park
Sunday 8th April 2012 – 08.30am at Kallang Riverside Park
2) DBS MARINA REGATTA REGISTRATION CLOSING
This is a major new international competition and is set to be one of the highlight fixtures of 2012. Registration closes this week!
What:….. DBS Marina Regatta
Where:….. Promontory at Marina Bay
When:….. Weekend of 5th and 6th May 2012
Fee:….. $50 including race dinner ($30 for race dinner guests)
This will be the first dragon boat race ever to be held in front of Marina Bay Sands and will take place over 200m and 500m.
You can see more information and the promotional video at: www.dbsmarinaregatta.com/
Registration for the DBS River Regatta closes at midnight on Thursday 5th April 2012. Please register “Yes” or “No” now at:
3) DIVA’S REGISTRATION
When:….. Saturday 12th May 2012 at 12.00 noon – 11.00pm
Fee:….. Divas $45 – Drags $35 (Beach Party Guests $35)
The DIVA’s is a fabulous mix of racing, fun, frolics and of course medals(!) followed by a Mexican Beach BBQ and plenty of beers.
The Ladies will be competing in their own races and (with a worthy nod to political correctness) the Men can also compete – so long as they are willing to wear a frock, don some make-up and do some well-choreographed dancing to entertain the crowds!
Please register “Yes” or “No” for the DIVA’s now at:
4) MOVIE NIGHT – LAST CHANCE FOR TICKETS
Another team movie night folks. This time to see the premiere of “STREETDANCE 2″
Where:….. GV Cinema VivoCity (Harbourfront MRT)
When:….. Thursday 5th April 2012 at 7.00pm – please be there a few minutes early to collect your tickets(s).
Price:….. Free (with ticket)
Catch the trailer: STREETDANCE 2
Tickets are limited so please register immediately at: www.britishdragonboat.com/movies/
Registration closes on Tuesday 3rd April 2012 at midnight. Thanks to our friends at MVP Entertainment for hosting us.
After the Movie we’ll be going for supper and (as the following day is a Public Holiday) we’ll be heading over to Movida at St James PowerStation for some Latin Clubbing action. Everyone welcome!
5) MR500 2012 RACE VIDEO
Thanks to Winsor and Shobhana kindly wearing video head-cams we now have our first ever “on-board” team video of a race – one of the heats in the MR500. You can can view all the excitement here:
Hopefully we will be able to provide video coverage of future races as a training and promotional tool. Thanks to Chetan for the production and editing.
See you all at Pool Training on Wednesday.
All the best,
Philip N. Morgan - Team Secretary
British Dragons - Singapore