Meet 10.45am on Friday for the “Bay Festival” and let’s get varnishing on Sunday morning!
DBS MARINA REGATTA “BAY FESTIVAL” RACE GUIDE | VARNISH SQUAD NEEDED | TRAINING RESTART DATE |
Here is your complete guide to the DBS Marina Regatta 2013 “Bay Festival”. Please read this guide carefully.
Date: ….. Friday 24th May 2013
Reporting Time: ….. 10.45am
Location: ….. Promontory @ Marina Bay (in front of the Marina Bay Financial Centre)
Map: ….. Map
Getting there: ….. Raffles Place MRT on the East/West and North/South lines (about 15 minutes walk) or Bayfront MRT on the Circle Line (about 15 minutes walk via Marina Bay Sands)
The event should allow time for people to enjoy the atmosphere and talk to other teams. It is competitive and there is also prize money to be won! Guests and supporters are very welcome as there are lots of activities and musical performances to entertain everyone.Paddlers need to find the team tent and report to the Captains by 10:45am, We have a boat in the very first heat so please don’t be late. Water and isotonic drinks will be provided.
All team members must be wearing a team racing shirt and team bandana (or cap) in order to race. No other shirts or headwear are acceptable. Please wear British Dragons shorts or dark blue or black shorts. Remember that footwear is compulsory in the boats.
If you need to buy kit for the race urgently then email Gill at email@example.com so that she can bring your order along to the race. Pay in cash on the day.
Please limit valuables to essentials for the weekend and travel light as our marquee will not be fully secure and many thousands of spectators are expected.
Times and line-ups for races are subject to constant change so always:
- Know which event you’re competing in (look at the posted team boat layouts);
- Stay close to the team marquee;
- Let the Committee know your whereabouts at all times when NOT close to the team marquee.
Remember to bring sunblock and water along to the race and please make sure that you hydrate well before and during the weekend.
Supporters and friends are very welcome so do invite them to drop by and say hello!
We need a small squad of people for a couple of hours this Sunday to help Gill with varnishing at Kallang:
We are taking a break from training this weekend. Training restarts on Wednesday 29th May at 7.00pm at Farrer Park Swimming complex.
7.00pm – Wednesday 29th May – Farrer Park Swimming Complex
3.30pm Saturday 1st June – Kallang
8.45am Sunday 2nd June – Kallang
you at the DBS Marina Regatta “Bay Festival” this Friday!
Philip N. Morgan – Team Secretary
British Dragons – Singapore