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Ottawa Citizen: Frank Ling, founding chair of the National Capital Dragon Boat Race Festival, launches his memoir, Pray Standing

30 | October 2013

Frank Ling, founding chair of the National Capital Dragon Boat Race Festival, launches his memoir, Pray Standing — A Global Life Inspired by Family and a Fortune Teller, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. [Saturday November 16, 2013] in the Barrick Salon, Victoria Memorial Museum Building, at the Canadian Museum ...

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Attention: Join A Team

30 | October 2013

Have you thought about trying something new this year? Why not try dragonboating - a great workout and a fun, social team sport! We keep a list of individual paddlers and help connect you with a team who are looking for new teammates. If you are interested in joining a team please send along the ...

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Ottawa Sun: Ottawa parents of cystic fibrosis victim fight for transplant awareness

24 | August 2013

Since Thomas died, the couple has become involved with organizations like the Canadian Transplant Association and the Ronald McDonald foundation, with whom they have consulted with to build a new common room and patient family rooms at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. They've also co-o ...

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Behind the Lights VIDEO PREVIEW: Andrew Santino takes off to Canada to discover the ins and outs of amazing jobs starting with the Tim Horton’s Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

14 | August 2013

VIDEO PREVIEW: Andrew Santino takes off to Canada to discover the ins and outs of amazing jobs starting with the Tim Horton’s Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Behind The Lights, August 14, 2013

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Ottawa Showbox BLOG: ODBF Day 3: The Treasures, Kalle Mattson, The Matinee, Great Lake Swimmers & Born Ruffians

27 | June 2013

The line-up alone would have made the festival the non-stop summer party it promised to be had the thunderstorm forecasts not persisted. Continue reading the full post at Ottawa Showbox   

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The Scene: Born Ruffians at Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

27 | June 2013

Who: Born Ruffians From: Midland/Toronto, Ontario Where: Dragon Boat Festival- Mooney’s Bay, Ottawa Continue reading the full article in The Scene 

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Wildworks RADIO BLOG: Interview with Born Ruffians

26 | June 2013

I can’t believe the blog has gone on for eight seasons and as usual, it’s that time to wrap up the blog and radio show (currently on season four) for the Summer. On this week’s show, there was the interview with the Toronto band, Born Ruffians as they were in Ottawa on the weekend for the Tim Ho ...

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Spotlight Ottawa BLOG: Autumns Cannon and Raine Maida @ The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

25 | June 2013

The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival had a great lineup of music all weekend long.  Continue reading the full post at Spotlight Ottawa 

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The Scene: Sam Roberts Band @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

24 | June 2013

Who: Sam Roberts Band From: Montreal, Quebec Where: Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, Mooney’s Bay Park, Ottawa When: Friday, June 21 Continue reading the full article in The Scene

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Carleton Newsroom: Carleton Hits New High at Dragon Boat Festival

24 | June 2013

Carleton University’s dragon boat team — CU in R Wake — swept second place at this year’s Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival in the G division, bringing home two trophies and silver medals for the first time from Mooney’s Bay Park. The event ran from June 20 – 23. The team took second-place finishes in ...

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