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Apr 13, 2011

SD Digest 4-13-11

Space Dragons,

Are you EXCITED?  Today's our first Wednesday practice for the year!  Can't make Wednesday evenings?  How about the weekend?  Weekend practice poll closes tonight at 7 PM
Don't forget, Sunday practice time has changed - it's now the same as Saturday practice time: 730am warm-up and 8am on the boat.

1.  BABY LONG BEACH -- Sun 5/1
  • It is just around the corner!
  • Have you RSVPed?  Not sure?  Please check!  Not yet?  Time to make up your mind!
  • We'll be having potluck again for lunch, please list on your Evite response what you're bringing.

2.  ALCAN -- 6/12 & 6/13
  • It is one of the biggest tournaments on the West Coast
  • Many premiere Canadian and American teams attend
  • Not sure about it?  Maybe the recap from 2009 will help you make up your mind
  • RSVP on the Evite
  • Hotels are selling out!  We have 10 rooms booked in the Space Dragons block, but you MUST reserve by 5/1, any room not reserved will be released

3.  SD SOCIAL HOUR -- Th 4/14
  • We'll be checking out the Downtown LA Art Walk where galleries will be open
  • There will be food trucks! And art, too!
  • We'll meet at 7 PM at 2nd and Spring
  • Carpooling is strongly encouraged

4.  BEACH CLEAN UP -- Sat 4/16
  • This Saturday is our first clean up of the year
  • Let's keep OUR beach clean!
  • After practice and land workout


  • If you missed last Sunday's testing and would like to test this weekend, please email the coaches
  • Remember testing is required for consideration for the Red boat

6.  YARD SALE -- Sat 4/23
  • There's 1 and half more weeks to gather your goodies for the Space Dragons yard sale
  • All proceeds go toward lowering tournament fees!
  • Practice is canceled this day so there's no excuse to not go and help out!


  • The SCDBC is holding a clinic for new steers on Sat 4/23 11 AM - 1 PM (registration full)
  • They need 5+ extra paddlers if interested
  • Please RSVP to Stephanie directly

8.  OC-2 USAGE
  • Want to work on your technique?
  • Please read through and follow these guidelines
  • The link to the User's Guide is under "links" on the Space Dragons website
-- Your captains