We are paddlers; we work together to power a boat through the water, to find our rhythm and to really connect with others. This is one of many videos about dragon boating that helps you see the perfect synchronicity a dragon boat team can achieve. This video was selected because we are lucky enough to know some of these people, as they paddle for Amathus, our ‘big brother’. Marvel as Jon and his partner work in perfect harmony:


As a person, we also need to be inspired from time to time. TED talks offer talks on what seems like every topic under the sun. This is one example of how accessible, funny and real those who are asked to give a talk can be:


Of course, when I search for dragon boating in the TED website, nothing can be found. Perhaps I’ve just discovered a topic for the next time TEDx films in Liverpool