Cloudy, rainy and cold… it’s a great way to start off your Dragon Boat journey.
Another Race done and dusted! All those trainings with anchors/pyramids/goNows/giveMeMores, fitness test (for some, the day before) of push ups ah/pull ups of please let me reach that bar/sit ups of those are my abs?!?/beep test of come on just one more time across that line and extracurricular sessions at the gym(pokemon+real one)/outside taking selfies … Continue reading DBNSW Regatta Series – Race 2 (9 October 2016)
1st Dragon Boat Regatta of the 2016/17 season. Different Strokes came home with Gold for Premier and Masters Women backed up by Bronze for both Premier Mixed and Masters Mixed!! To top it all off we had fun racing and cheering each other on. What an amazing start to the season!
Extra! Extra! Read all about it.....Different Strokes women are on this week's SX Magazine (Sydney's #1 Gay & Lesbian News Magazine)! Read all about our women's amazing journey to being world champions at the 10th Club Crew World Championships in Adelaide last month. Make sure you grab a hardcopy or you can read it online … Continue reading From Gold Coins to Gold Medals
Different Strokes had a fantastic 2016 Club Crew Wrold Championships and Australian Championships in Adelaide. Here's the wrap up. 2016 Club Crew World Championships Day 1 - Senior A women standard boat 2000m GOLD Day 2 - Senior A women standard boat 500m GOLD Day 3 - Senior A women standard boat 200m GOLD Day … Continue reading 2016 Club Crew World Champs and Aus Champs
Different Strokes was well represented at yesterday's Meet The Teams at Beresford Sundays. Hopefully we managed to convince some of the other sports clubs to come try dragon boating with us during their off season. Thank you Team Sydney Sports and The Beresford Hotel for organising this wonderful event. More photos at http://gaynewsnetwork.com.au/out-about/sydney/event/200316-Meet-the-teams-Beresford-Sydney-Photos-Mark-Dickson.html#9
Different Strokes Dragon Boat Club will be conducting Novice Paddling Sessions on the following Saturdays; 19 March, 16 April, 23 April and 30 April. The Novice Sessions will run from 8am to 9am. You get to come along for 3 free sessions before you decide if dragon boat paddling is for you. And if you … Continue reading Different Strokes Novice Program March/April 2016
We are down to our last few spots for our 2016 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras float. If you or any of your friends or family members are keen to join us please do come along to our final rehearsal on Friday 4th March 2016 at 6:30 pm at Waterfront Park (Bowman Street) in … Continue reading Different Strokes Mardi Gras Parade Float 2016
Different Strokes had a jam-packed weekend with Chinese New Year Regatta on Saturday and the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Fair Day on Sunday. We had 6 crews hit the water on Saturday at the prestigious Chinese New Year Regatta in Darling Harbour and the results were just amazing! Our Mixed Maters and Premier … Continue reading Chinese New Year Regatta & Mardi Gras Fair Day 2016
Different Strokes is proud to be a participating member of the 2016 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival. As part of this year's Mardi Gras Festival, Different Strokes will be having an Open Day on Saturday 27 February 2016 from 10 am till about midday. For Open Day details and to register, please go … Continue reading Sydney Mardi Gras Dragon Boat Open Day 2016