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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 annwreford@shaw.ca 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!






The 2014 end of season party




The end of season party was a hoot.  Delicious food, great merriment, lots of stories with everyone saying "Well, next year we'll beat the pants off them..."


Peter presents the 2014 Dock Boy awards to Bill, chief Dock Boy, and assistant Dock Boys Helen, Herb, and Peter J.  Do you know how to qualify as a Dock Boy?  Ask Peter H.





Marina congratulates the Executive on a fine year!





And there was always entertainment.





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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