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Great Fun at the Billy Bishop

One of the best kept secrets in the Kitsilano area is the Billy Bishop Legion.  It has all the trappings of an English pub.  The Eh Team holds our "kick off" social event of the year there.  Our paddlers had a fine time with a slap up meal of roast beef followed by a pint or two and an evening of dancing, fun and laughter.  A great time was had by all!

The Eh Team recruiting new as well as experienced paddlers

The Eh Team is  looking to recruit both new members as well as experienced paddlers for the 2015 season.  If you are 50 SOMETHING, want to experience the thrill and excitement of a paddling challenge, we are planning an exciting season for both a mixed and women's teams.  Contact Ann Wreford at and she will tell you more. See you on the water.    

It all looks good for the 2015 season

We told you that we couldn't wait for those Wednesday and Friday morning practices to begin.  On our first two practices this week, The Eh Team had two boats paddling away on False Creek.  It all looks good for the 2015 season!

Executive for 2015

The new 2015 Eh Team executive was elected at the Annual General Meeting last fall:

Manager - Marina Green
Captain - Jen Vlemmiks and Kathy Ingram (co-captains)
Secretary - Janice Copeland
Treasurer - Anne Quackenbush

These names are familiar as the entire executive for 2014 decided to continue on for another year. Now, that's dedication and overwhelming support from the team. Congratulations.  Amanda Chan has agreed to continue to coach the Eh Team for 2015.

Other non-executive positions for 2015 are:
Safety Officer - Wayne Hoskins; School and Corporate Group fundraising - Mike Kilman
Website - Ann Wreford; Dock crew - Bill Redhead
Warm-up - Marina Leichner and Marjorie Homer-Dixon

The Eh Team makes headlines at the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival

The Eh Team may not have come out of the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival with medals this year but we made Headlines in the Victoria Times Colonist, "As Fierce as dragons".  After a stolic day of racing on Saturday, we awoke to being front page news with our picture on the cover  page of the Victoria Times Colonist. 
Overall, it was a successful weekend with The Eh Team Women finishing in the Platinum Consolation round with a time of 2:32 (the Winner of the overall Platinum was in at 2:19.12).    
"The Eh Team Women earned a spot in the Platinum Division on Sunday. We raced against the top 9 women’s teams at the festival – raced very well." 
The Eh Team Mixed team finished in the Gold Consolation round with a time of 2:23. 

The Eh Team qualified for the Seniors race-off and was successful in defeating our long time ...


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