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Venue Location
Venue Location

Tai Pak Beach, Discovery Bay

Lantau Island, Hong Kong SAR (China)

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Event Details
Event Details

This Dragon Boat Training Scheme is in collaboration with One World Spirit Association Ltd.


Dragon boating is not only a traditional event, it's also a social inclusion, physical fitness and mental wellbeing. Dragon boat training is an exercise for a whole body workout which can improve your cardiovascular fitness, endurance, stamina and coordination. You can also chill out with the beneficial activity of physical agility with a mixed group of friends during the weekend.


Coach Experience

  • Raymond Chan, Coach Advisor: Over 35 years dragon boat experience, previous trainer of Hong Kong Police Force
  • Shirlee Dickert, Coach: Over 20 years dragon boat experience, Hong Kong Junior Chamber of Commerce, North West Wolf, Lantau Boat Club, Charis
  • Hans Dickert, Team Manager: Over 20 years dragon boat experience, Lorelei, Lantau Boat Club


Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am (2 hours including preparation and warm up exercise, 26 hours in total)


Date: 5 March 2022 – 4 June 2022, Saturdays (except 16 April 2022)*


Training Calendar (Total 13 weeks)*:

  • March: 5 - 12 - 19 - 26
  • April: 2 - 9 - 23 - 30
  • May: 7 - 14 - 21 - 28
  • June: 4


*Due to the current development of the Covid-19 situation, the training calendar will be postponed (New Date TBC)


Training Fee: HK$1,950 for GCC members / HK$2,400 for non-members

(13 lessons; includes 1 uniform sport T-shirt and cap)


Additional Purchase (Optional):

HK$300 per additional team sport T-shirt

HK$150 per additional cap

HK$800 per lightweight paddle (advanced element)


Race: Depending on training performance and attendance, team members will have the chance to enroll in a Dragon Boat race upon completion of the training.

  • Race Date TBC
  • Race Fee: HK$4,500 per team (separate enrollment during the training)


Language: English


Training Remarks:

  • No. of Participants: Minimum 30; Maximum 40. Booking priority to members on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Advanced registration is required. No further admission after the 3rd training session.
  • Participants with basic swimming skills are preferred.
  • Participants are solely responsible for their own insurance and safety during training sessions and race. The organiser bears no responsibility for any injury or loss incurred or borne by members of a team or competitors.
  • GCC is closely monitoring the Covid-19 situation and reserves the right to change the training schedule depending on the development of the Covid-19 situation in Hong Kong.



Registration Deadline: TBA

Tickets
Tickets

Member Ticket

13 lessons; includes 1 uniform sport T-shirt and cap

Member Price HKD 1,950

Corporate Member Colleague's Ticket

13 lessons; includes 1 uniform sport T-shirt and cap

HKD 1,950

Non-Member Ticket

13 lessons; includes 1 uniform sport T-shirt and cap

HKD 2,400

"Member Ticket" is applicable to registered chamber representative(s) only. For the colleagues/employees from the member companies, select "Corporate Member Colleague's Ticket" to enjoy the member's rate for event registration.

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