The Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival took place Saturday, February 18th, 2017 on the Rideau Canal Skateway at Dow’s Lake. Athletes and spectators made history when they converged in the…

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To Do Canada  announces the schedule for the inaugural Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival to be held on February 17 & 18, 2017 at Dows Lake.  This will be a first…

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CTV News Ottawa interviewed Antony Cooper, Director of Operations and Marketing and CEO John Brooman from the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival following practices today for the first ever Ice Dragon Boat…

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14 Paddlers from the Chatham-Kent Raging Dragons and paddlers from the Breast Buddies, who are a group of breast cancer survivors from Kent and Lambton counties, will attend the inaugural North…

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Midweek Radio.com is a show produced by and featuring students from the Carleton University School of Journalism.  On February 8, 2017 they interviewed Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival CEO John Brooman about…

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Visitors will enjoy a variety of activities on three sites. They can try a giant zip line, slides and a giant labyrinth at Jacques-Cartier Park in Gatineau. Ice and snow sculpture…

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Winterlude, the capital’s winter celebration, is held in Ottawa–Gatineau each February. It was created in 1979 to celebrate Canada’s unique northern climate and culture. This year the festival runs from…

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Blackburn News discusses how a local team, the Raging Dragons, will represent the municipality of Chatham-Kent at the debut event of ice dragon boat racing at the Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival…

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Ottawa Community News interviews CEO John Brooman from the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival about the upcoming new event, the Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival.  It will be held on February…

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How do you prepare for ice dragon boat racing when no one has participated in one before?  The Chatham Daily News explores how two local dragon boat clubs prepare themselves to…

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