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    • 10/12/2022
    • 31/03/2023
    • WIFC
    • 64
    Register

    Canal Dragons (includes Hope Floats)

    Canal Dragons Mixed Dragon Boat Crew include our Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Crew, Hope Floats.  


    Winter session 2022/2023

    This is an excellent program to build on your strength, fitness  and technique through the winter to prepare for the on-water season. 

    90 minute sessions split between the gym and paddle tank.

    This program is focused on fitness, stroke development and technique.


    Athletes may participate in 1,2 or 3 sessions per week.  

    Saturday sessions are recommended for athletes that want to step it up a notch and are enthusiastic about racing.  


    Schedule:   

    December 10 2022 through March 29 2023

    No practices on holidays, December 24 through January 1 inclusive, February 20


    Member Price: Payment may be made in installments

    Monday evening or afternoon session only:

    6:30-8:00 pm

    December 12 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 26, February 20th

    $140


    Wednesday evening session only:

    6:30-8:00 pm

    December 14 - March 29

    excluding holidays December 28

    $150  ($10 more because there are 15 Wednesdays and only 14 Mondays during the winter program)


    Saturday morning session only: By exception only.  Must have a code to register for Saturday morning only, contact admin@sncc.ca 

    9:30 - 11:00 am

    December 10 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 24, 31

    $140 


    Monday & Wednesday evening session or

    Monday afternoon & Wednesday evening session or

    Saturday morning and Wednesday evening session:

    evening 6:30 - 8:00 pm

    afternoon session 4:30 - 6pm

    morning session 9:30 - 11am

    December 12- March 27 

    excluding holidays December 26,28

    $280 


    Saturday morning & Monday evening session:

    6:30 - 8 pm Monday

    9:30 - 11 am Saturday

    December 10 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 24, 26, 31, January 1, February 20th

    $270  


    Saturday morning & Monday & Wednesday evening session:

    6:30 - 8 pm Monday & Wednesday (may attend Wednesday afternoon)

    9:30 - 11 am Saturday

    December 19, March 27 

    excluding holidays December 24,26,28,31, January 1, February 20

    $410


    If you join late in the season, where spaces available, prices will be prorated. Contact admin@sncc.ca 


    Covid-19

    If you are ill,  or have been exposed to covid-19, stay home. Attendance will be kept and if you are unable to attend practice in order to stop the spread of a respiratory disease covid, influenza or rsv we will credit your account to be used as a discount for on-water programming 2023.

    Due to covid-19 variable restrictions and rules will be placed by all levels of government, the WIFC and SNCC.  All registrants must be fully vaccinated. Covid-19 rules must be followed at all times.  Click here for covid-19 rules.


    Currently the Ontario government has lifted capacity restrictions.  However, we have set our own capacity limit to enable distancing. Masking is encouraged. Masking may be at times mandatory. 

    • 11/12/2022
    • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    Meet & Greet Hope Floats Breast Cancer Survivor Crew including a LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors and Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    Sunday December 11 4 - 5:30 pm

    This indoor session is exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors and Cancer Survivors & their supporters.


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Date:  Sunday, December 11 2023

    Time:  4:00 - 5:30 pm

    Arrive:  Between 3:45 -& 4:00 pm  

    Hang around until 6:00 pm afterward for informal socializing and questions.

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 12/12/2022
    • 23/12/2022
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 21
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT advanced sessions- ready to jump right in? These six indoor sessions are during our regular crew practices.

    December 12,14,19&21

    Mondays 4:30 -6pm & 6:30 - 8pm Wednesdays 6:30 - 8pm

    Learn to Paddle spaces with the crew are limited to 4 participants per session.  You can only register for one session at a time. 

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 06/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - for ages 69+ (Senior D)

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Friday, Jan. 6 2023

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior D athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 

     

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters. This indoor session is exclusive.

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Friday, Jan. 6 2023, 

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Fri, Jan. 6 2023

    Time:  6:30 - 8:00 pm

    Arrive:  6:15 pm  

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)

    Date: Fri, Jan 6 2023, Time: 6:30 - 8pm, Arrive 6:15 pm


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages <40 (Premier)


    Date: Fri Jan. 6 2023, Time 6:30 - 8pm Arrive 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Premier athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 07/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.


    Date: Saturday Jan 7, 2022, Time: 4:30 - 6 pm, Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 07/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Saturday Jan 7 2023, Time: 4:30 -6pm, Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 2:30 - 4pm, Arrive 2:15

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2022, Time: 2:30 - 4pm, Arrive: 2:15 pm

    No experience necessary. Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 23
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 59+ (Senior C)


    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 4:30 - 6pm, Arrive: 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT free indoor session - Special Needs 


    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 4:30 - 6pm, Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    This session is exclusive for Special Needs individuals and their family or supporters.  


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    Covid-19

    If you are unwell, we ask that you stay home. You will be missed, but we appreciate all efforts to stop and reduce the spread of covid-19, influenza and rsv.  Mask wearing is encouraged.  Vaccinations are required.


    • 13/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 13/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 69+ (Senior D)


    Date: Friday January 13 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior D athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages <40 (Premier)


    Date: Friday January 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive 6:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Premier athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Cente

    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)


    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive: 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive: 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 14/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.


    Date: Saturday Jan 14 2023  Time:  4:30 - 6pm  Arrive: 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 14/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - Senior C for ages 59+


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Date:  Sat, Jan. 14 2023

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time 2:30 -4pm  Arrive 2:15 pm

    No experience necessary. Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Sun. Jan. 15 2023

    Time:  2:30 - 4:00 pm

    Arrive:  2:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 59+ (Senior C)


    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)


    Date: Sun, Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 15/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 -6pm  Arrive: 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


Paddling location

Welland International Flatwater Centre

16 Townline Tunnel Road

Welland, ON 


Contact Us 

Email:  info@sncc.ca

108 Thorold Road East

Welland, ON L3C7A6



Many thanks to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for their support! 


Very special thanks to photographer and SNCC friend Anthony Gallaccio of Welland.

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