MEDIA RELEASE: Dragon Boat Canada Central Region Championships - Penang CCWC Race Off
Date: July 22, 2007
Where: Welland National Watersport Centre, Niagara - CANADA
To all dragon boat racing enthusiasts:
My apologies if you receive multiple copies of this notice.
Following is the link to information regarding the DBC 2007 Central Region Championships Regatta (CRC).
The CRC is an open, multi-racing class sport regatta. The following divisions will be included in this competition.
. Junior Women, Open, Mixed
. Premier Women, Open, Mixed
. Senior Women, Open, Mixed
. Grandmaster Women, Open, Mixed
. Breast Cancer Survivor
GWN Dragon Boat welcomes racing crews from across North America and from around the globe to participate in what is anticipated to be the most competitive sport racing event of the North American season.
The winning Central Region crew in each IDBF racing class will be awarded the right to represent their club at the 2008 IDBF World Club Crew Championships being held in Penang, Malaysia. The 2008 IDBF CCWC has been placed adjacent to the Beijing Olympic Summer Games which presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for sport racing tourists.
Important: note that the CRC age restrictions for junior, senior and grandmaster crews have been adjusted as follows to correspond with 2008 CCWC requirements.
Junior: 17 years of age or under as of January 1, 2007
Senior: 39 years of age or over as of January 1, 2007
Grandmaster: 49 years of age or over as of January 1, 2007
If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact the CRC Registrar at GWNinfo@bellnet.ca .
GWN Dragon Boat
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