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Beginners Dragon Boat Paddling – Saturday 22Sep2018
For those of you who have wanted to try dragon boating but have put it off due to feeling a little intimidated then this session is for you! Join us for a fun morning where you will be shown the basics of dragon boat paddling, as well as meet the Mavericks and join our friendly group. THIS SESSION IS CAPPED SO REGISTER EARLY! When: Saturday 22nd September 2018 Time: Meet at 9.15am – We finish paddling at 11.00am – then join the team for morning tea at a nearby local cafe -Studio 4 Where: Bank Street Wharf – near the Fish Markets, Pyrmont. Parking available on site- park in Bay 4 only. Closest public transport option is via light rail at Fish Market station. Walk approx. 300m along Bank Street to reach our training site (see photos below) What to wear: • warm clothing that is flexible so that your arms can move • Footwear – MUST BE CLOSED SHOES, either old trainers or any closed toe sandals, NO thongs – your shoes will get wet, no need to wear socks What to bring: • Water bottle • Hat • Sunglasses • Towel • Change of clothes after training • A good attitude and willingness to have a go What we supply: • The boat • The paddles • The coach • Bag storage • Some experienced Mavericks to support you What does it cost: It’s FREE for this session What happens afterwards: If you love the sport and would like to continue you can join our training sessions any Saturday morning from 8.30am – 10.30am for two more free sessions If you want to become a regular paddler you can join the club for the whole season. Talk to us about our special membership fees for this season Further info: Any questions message Hanson, Pamela or Lynn, or email us [masked] Please also like our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/MavericksDBC ;

Mavericks Dragon Boat Club

5 Bank Street Pyrmont · Sydney

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    Want to try Dragon Boating; we’ll give you a free session to check it out!

    The Mavericks Dragon Boat Racing Club (awarded 2014/2015 NSW 'Club of the Year') trains out of 5 Bank Street Pyrmont, near the Sydney Fish Market, under the Anzac Bridge. We welcome anyone who would like to learn to paddle or wants to restart their paddling passion.

    So if you’re looking for somewhere to belong, set goals you can strive for in a supportive, fun and friendly environment, then dragon boating with the Mavericks is for you. Dragon boating is a team sport and with the Mavericks you’ll get to mix with people in their 20’s up to and over their 60’s, male and female, from various cultures and backgrounds.

    Get fit and meet a great group of people who are passionate about Dragon Boating
    Be warned - social camaraderie and competition are addictive!

    To find out more contact Hanson, Andrea or Lynn via message or email info@mavsdb.com

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