September 29, 2017

A huge thank you to Kinsmen Club for inviting us to share in the donations received at the beer tent during the 2017 Royal St. John's Regatta. Carl White, the brother of one of our team members, stopped by our last meeting to present us with a cheque for $1,000....

August 21, 2017

What an amazing day at Paddle in Paradise! 

Dragon boating is becoming one of the biggest summer sports on the Avalon with over 500 paddlers on twenty-seven teams participating in this year's Festival. Team Campia won the gold medal with a record breaking time of 1.09!...

July 6, 2017

3 Days.

40 kms.

82 Breast Cancer Survivors. 

We did it! Words can't describe the experience of conquering Gander Lake with such an inspiring group of warriors. But maybe these pictures can help:

Share your memories and check out all the photos on our Facebook page: 


May 21, 2017

You're invited to join us on the pond for a weekend of dragon boating. Come see what the fun is all about. 

We're always trying to recruit new members and encourage the formation of teams across Newfoundland and Labrador. From June 2-4,

Men, women, and youth over the age...

April 4, 2017

Join Newfoundland’s padding Breast Cancer community for three days of camaraderie, distance paddling, fresh air, and Newfoundland hospitality.

Between paddling, participants will enjoy yoga, song, and dance while surrounded by the pristine waters of the Gander Lake.


March 25, 2017

Mark your calendar for the 7th annual Paddle in Paradise on August 19th. 

This year, we have room for 36 corporate and/or community teams to take part in a wonderful day of racing. There will be prizes awarded to the fastest team, the most spirited group, and both the t...

March 18, 2017

Join us at the Bella Vista for a night of spring fashion, scrumptious treats, and spectacular prizes. 

For tickets, contact Beverley at or call 725-9355. 

March 11, 2017

The wonderful staff at Sharrington's invited the Avalon Dragons to take part in a fashion show and book signing this month at their store on Elizabeth Avenue. 

As several team members modeled the fashions, author Denika Phillpott was in-store signing copies of her biogr...

March 5, 2017

Brier fever has spread through St. John's, and the Avalon Dragons were no exception. We were over-the-moon when the organizing committee invited us help lead the teams to the ice.

We hoisted the flags/banners and lead the athletes to the ice sheets where they would play...

February 25, 2017

Earlier this month, we were invited by the MUN Sea Hawks to be special guests at their Shoot for the Cure game, a fundraiser for breast cancer research. Inspired by our perseverance, the team asked the Avalon Dragons to attend the event and even toss an honourary jump...

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