featured on TV - we made the NT Nomad show on Channel
10. Thanks Cody!
has qualified for the World Club Crew Championships
in Italy in 2014. More
good are we?? We were one of the top clubs in the
Australian National Club Crew Championships in Sydney,
with 1 Silver Medal and 1 Bronze Medal and a host
of top 10 finishes. There were over 80 clubs and
3,000 competitors, but ADPC stood out and did Darwin
Grand Master Women's team was a finalist in NT Team
of the Year at the 2013
NT Sports Awards for their stellar performances
at the 2012 Australian Nationals and the 2012 Club
Crew World Championships in Hong Kong. We didn't
take out the gong, but we must have been a close
are currently seeking corporate sponsors for 2013/14.
traditional Chinese New Year blessing of the cage
went off with a bang on Saturday 16 Feb. Thanks
to the Chung Wah Lion Dancers for a noisy and colourful
event! The Chinese New Year banquet the week before
was also well attended with over 40 participants.
ADPC end-of-year party (and farewell to the Penang
crew) at the Charcoal Restaurant (next to cage)
went off. Congratulations to Annual Awards recipients:
of the Year - Trish Heames
Award - Dave Smith
Person of the Year - Colin McDonald
official. We're the best club in the WORLD in our
chosen event!! Our Grand Masters Women's 10's team
won GOLD in the 200m event at the World Club Crew
Championships in Hong Kong! What a fantastic achievement.
This is the best result that the club has ever achieved
in a world competition. Congratulations to all involved.
put up a strong showing at the 2012
Australian National Championships in Melbourne.
We raced in the Grand Masters division and, despite
having only 4 of our Premiers, we also raced in
the Premiers division. Some of our achievements
bronze medal in the Grand Masters Women's 10's
500m. This is the second consecutive year we've
won bronze in this event, cementing our position
as one of the top teams in Australia. Go women!!
grand final contender in the Grand Masters Women's
10's 200m, putting us in the top 6 clubs in Australia
in this event
did well at the 2011 Australian Dragon Boat Championships
(and a bronze medal) in the Grand Masters Women's
500m 10's. Go women!!! This qualifies us to go
to the 2012 World Club Crew Championships in Hong
Kong in July 2012
in the Grand Masters Mixed 200m 10's (after winning
our heat and semi-final)
in the Grand Masters Women 200m 10's
in the Grand Masters Women 2000m
official (again). ADPC is one of the top 10 dragonboat
clubs in the world in our chosen events. We finished
a stellar 7th and 8th in the World Club Crew Championships
for the 500m and 200m respectively. More