Category: Dragon Boating
Hello again, Kallang
I’m trying out for a local dragon boat team. It’s my first time back in the water after four years. My last race was Boracay in April 2018. I stayed on with my former team until the end of that year since I was an officer. But I stopped paddling because it was a very…
5 Reasons I Love Dragon Boat Paddling
Earlier, I had a chance to be a guest paddler with FDS. Some of my colleagues are thinking of organising a corporate paddle and I wanted them to see how it’s like to paddle with Filipino Dragons (Singapore). It was nice of Daniel to mention (without me feeding it to him) that being with FDS…
BTS: FDS Dragon Divas 2017
Here’s my latest passion project! A behind-the-scenes look at the Filipino Dragons (Singapore) “Dragon Divas” performance back in June. Enjoy! If the video doesn’t play, you can watch it via YouTube.
Paddler Update: 5 August 2017
What makes paddling difficult for you is the mental game behind it. You’ve seen improvements in strength and endurance. But the voices in your head are what distract you from going further. You doubt yourself sometimes. It’s unnecessary. It’s also aided by observing the smallest things: not getting into the line-up you wanted, seeing someone…
All set for SAVA Sprints 2017
It’s our third race of the year: SAVA Sprints International. Mood: Ready to fight. The 200m distance is fast! This is my first time to compete in the expat category at SAVA Sprints.
Video: FDS featured in ABS-CBN Sports + Action “The Score”
We’re one of the featured teams in an ABS-CBN report about the 11th Boracay International Dragon Boat Festival. Woohoo. Here’s the segment which aired on April 28, 2017. I shared photos about the race here. I also created a recap video here. 🙂 YESSSSS, I’m the one with the arm movement. Kanya-kanyang awra lang ‘yan. Thanks…
Passion Project: FDS x Boracay 2017
Here’s to capturing the team’s spirit at the 11th Boracay International Dragon Boat Festival. Enjoy the video!
Race Report: Sports Hub SDBA Dragon Boat Century
Some photos from our first race of the year on March 11! Our boat made it into the semifinals. While our seniors crew landed 4th place in the grand finals. Team: Filipino Dragons (Singapore) Length: 100 meters Venue: Sports Hub Waterfront Team Boats: Four (3 mixed open, 1 mixed seniors) Placement: 4th in the Grand…