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Paddles up! Celebrating 20 years of Breast Cancer Survivor dragon-boating
Paddles up! Celebrating 20 years of Breast Cancer Survivor dragon-boating
Paddling in Windermere with Paddlers for life
Chill out weekend at Barlings
Walk through beautiful Buxton
Buxton fun and games
Pool of Life visit to Buxton
Ann,our favourite Liver Bird, Liverpool
Dave, our helm extraordinaire
Christmas visit to Preston
paddling in Preston Marina
Paddling with the Preston Dragons
Chilling in Costa

Winter visit to Barlings Barn

Abseiling down Sensor City
Pool of Life, June 2015, 20th anniversary BCS celebrations
Pool of Life, June 2015, 20th anniversary BCS celebrations
The Liver Birds!
The Liver Birds!

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Dragons & Flowers 2015……

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dragons & Flowers charity festival, 5th May 2014…another successful and fun day…

1st Place: The Cobden Flyer 2 (2nd year in a row - well done!).
1st Place: The Cobden Flyer 2 (2nd year in a row – well done!).
2nd Place: Merseycare Phoenix. Congratulations!
2nd Place: Merseycare Phoenix. Congratulations!
3rd Place: The Storrsy Sailors (also winners of the 'Most Improved Team' prize). Congratulations!
3rd Place: The Storrsy Sailors (also winners of the ‘Most Improved Team’ prize). Congratulations!
Winner of the 'Best Fund-raiser' prize with a promise of £2400!
Winner of the ‘Best Fund-raiser’ prize with a promise of £2400!

 

The fancy dress prize went to Noah's Ark (who looked fantastic!)
The fancy dress prize went to Noah’s Ark (who looked fantastic!)
Pool of Life helped to run the event and showed everyone how great we can look on the water!
Pool of Life helped to run the event and showed everyone how great we can look on the water!
Flower Power line up to race Pool of Life
Flower Power line up to race Pool of Life
Galloway's battle it out with Noah's Ark
Galloway’s battle it out with Noah’s Ark
Radio Waves looking very nautical
Radio Waves looking very nautical
The Storrsy Sailors get their breath back after winning 3rd place!
The Storrsy Sailors get their breath back after winning 3rd place!
The Merseycare Phoenix rises from the ashes (to win 2nd prize!)
The Merseycare Phoenix rises from the ashes (to win 2nd prize!)
The Storrsy Sailors getting to grips with their sea legs!
The Storrsy Sailors getting to grips with their sea legs!
Cobden Flyer looking awesome on the water!
Cobden Flyer looking awesome on the water!
Noah's Ark having some tuition before their race
Noah’s Ark having some tuition before their race
The Cobden Flyer 2 set off to defend their title!
The Cobden Flyer 2 set off to defend their title!
Noah's Ark setting off (to escape the flood?)
Noah’s Ark setting off (to escape the flood?)
The Cobden Flyer 2 get ready for action
The Cobden Flyer 2 get ready for action
Noah's Ark warming up for a race
Noah’s Ark warming up for a race
Who stole the cup cake?
Who stole the cup cake?
Yummy home-made cakes for sale
Yummy home-made cakes for sale

Pool of Life paddling the Vogalonga in Venice, May 2013….

Feeling nervous at the boat pick-up (leaking boat and choppy water!)
Feeling nervous at the boat pick-up (leaking boat and choppy water!)
Nearly finished - approaching the Rialto Bridge
Nearly finished – approaching the Rialto Bridge
Back on dry land with Vogalonga medals to show off
Back on dry land with Vogalonga medals to show off
Paddles up as we go under the Rialto Bridge
Paddles up as we go under the Rialto Bridge

Here are images taken at our May 2013 ‘Dragons & Flowers’ charity race event (click on image to enlarge)………………………………..

The Cobden Flyer win the trophy for fastest team
The Cobden Flyer win the trophy for fastest team
Pool of Life
Pool of Life
Aquaphobia
Aquaphobia
Queen of Hearts
Queen of Hearts
Flower Power
Flower Power
Best Bar Nun
Best Bar Nun
Frodsham 5-Oh!
Frodsham 5-Oh!
The Frodsham drummer
The Frodsham drummer
Frodsham 6-Oh!
Frodsham 6-Oh!
It's All About Sue
It’s All About Sue
Galloway's Society for the Blind
Galloway’s Society for the Blind
Mad Hatters
Mad Hatters
Pool of Life
Pool of Life
Tesco Mobile Machines
Tesco Mobile Machines
Merlin
Merlin
The Skeleton Crew
The Skeleton Crew
Pool of Life
Pool of Life
What's a Dragonboat?
What’s a Dragonboat?
Walk-in Wonders
Walk-in Wonders
The Cobden Flyer
The Cobden Flyer

The Pope makes an appearance!

The Pope makes an appearance!

 

Here are some photos from events Pool Of Life have attended and some from training. Click on an image to enlarge.

Nottingham European regatta 2012: The medal winners with small dragon boat
Nottingham 2012: Paddlers from Pool of Life, Florence Dragon Lady & Pleurabelles
Pool of Life and Florence Dragon Ladies line up to race
Nottingham 2012: Pool of Life and Florence Dragon Ladies line up to race
Nottingham 2012: Here come the girls!
Pool of Life prepare to race
Nottingham 2012: Pool of Life return from a race
May 2012: Charity day – ‘Anna’s Friends’ team
May 2012: Charity day – The Marie Curie ‘Unable Seamen’
May 2012: Pool of Life race at ‘Dragons & Flowers’ charity event