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Free paddling coming to Dragon Zone Club on Community Day

DH Vancouver Staff Jun 10, 2016 9:54 am

If you’ve ever wanted to try kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, and dragon boating for free, now’s your chance!

This Saturday, and again on July 9, Vancouver’s Dragon Zone Paddling Club is holding a Community Day and everyone is welcome to come along, on your own or with friends.

Energetic and knowledgeable paddlers will provide coaching; you’ll get a full orientation to all paddling activities and gear before heading out on to the water for 45 minutes.

Three 45-minute dragon boat paddling sessions are available, starting at 12:30, 1:30 or 2:30 pm. Two one-hour kayak sessions are available by reservation from 12:30 to 3:30 pm.

There’ll also be hot dogs and pop available at a by-donation BBQ going on both days.

Community Paddling Day

Where: Creekside Community Centre – 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver. Meet outside, by the sea wall, just southwest of Science World and the Main Street SkyTrain station.

When: Saturday, June 11 and Saturday, July 9, from 12:30 to 3:30 pm

Reservations: For dragon boating, online at, for kayaking and stand-up paddling, call 604-616-7453 or email [email protected]

Dragon boat racing at Dragon Zone Paddling Club in Vancouver (Dragon Zone Paddling Club)

Dragon boat racing at Dragon Zone Paddling Club in Vancouver (Dragon Zone Paddling Club)

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DH Vancouver Staff
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