On that note....on with the weekly SD digest:
Mighty Space Dragons!
Summer is here and calendars are fulll! Thanks for fitting paddle practice into your busy schedules--
Keep up the great work and let's continue to encourage one another on and off the water. One Team!
1. ALCAN -- June 20 & 21
Experience the thrill of world-class racing--many international teams will be present.
We are still looking for more studly men to field a men's boat and a 2nd mixed boat!!!
Interested parties please contact tourney manager Tran (Ask Galen for the email addy) for lodging.
RSVP via Evite
Passport must be valid until January 2010
Per paddler fee will be $30. Please pay Pearl (make checks to "Space Dragons"). Confirmed Alcan crew please read and respond to Alcan specific email(s).
2. SAN FRANCISCO -- Sep 26 & 27Please book your hotel room ASAP (rooms are known to sell out quickly)--details on booking HERE
Please update your Evite responses w/ your lodging plans and contact tourney manager Wade w/questions!
There will be a ROSTER CAP for this race-sign up and secure your spot!
3. LONG BEACH -- Aug 1 & 2We are registered for 3 mixed boats, a women's boat, a men's boat and a masters boatLots of racing opportunities for everyone!We need your help filling the boat! RECRUIT RECRUIT RECRUIT!
Please RSVP via Evite
4. PADDLE ART CONTEST
Attention all individuals from 15-years-old to 24-years-old!
LARD is looking for contestants to submit original works of art promoting the sport of dragon boat.
To enter, contestants should submit entries to (ask Galen for the email), titled, "Paddle Art Contest," or mailed to: Los Angeles Racing Dragons, Paddle Art Contest, 16704 Monte Cristo Ave., Cerritos, CA 90703.
5. GOOD LUCK, MARINA!
Tour de Cure (for Diabetes) ride is THIS weekend--come out and cheer our very own Marina!
A big THANK YOU for all those banana bread loaves and brownies that she's so lovingly baked for us!
Details and link to donate HERE.
6. ARE YOU A SPACE DRAGON? ARE YOU A LADY? DO YOU LIKE WINE/SPA TREATMENTS?
If you said yes to the above 3 questions the TEMECULA WINE/SPA ESCAPE is for you-June 27-28.
Respond on the evite.
As always--Much Love!
Pearl, Tran & Wade