Exciting news! Tonight the first ever Ice Dragon Boat Festival held in North America will be featured on the Rick Mercer Report. Rick became an honorary member of the “Draggin’ Docs” team during their training session, led by Sue Holloway, two-time Canadian Olympic medalist and Canadian Sports Hall of Famer. Rick joined The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, along with Mr. Luo, President of the International Ice Dragon Boat Federation, members of the Canadian National Dragon Boat Team and other special guests to compete in the commemorative exhibition race. Participants and spectators had fun sharing their experiences with Rick. Tune in to this special broadcast tonight (Tuesday) at 8:00 PM EST on CBC to watch all the excitement!
- DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S DAILY PLANET FEATURES ICE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL March 1, 2017
- THE RICK MERCER REPORT FEATURES ICE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL February 28, 2017
- OTTAWA DAILY PHOTO: “At My Signal, Unleash The Dragon Boats” February 25, 2017
- CENTRETOWN NEWS SHARES HISTORY OF AND DETAILS ABOUT OTTAWA’S ICE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL 2017 February 21, 2017
- CHINA CENTRAL TELEVISION PRESENTS OTTAWA ICE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL February 20, 2017