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BreastStrokes Dragon Boat Team

Site: Guelph

Contact Information
Alternate Name Breast Strokes
Former Name BreastStrokes Dragon Boat Racing Team
E-Mail info@breaststrokes.org
Website www.breaststrokes.org
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Lida, Outreach and New Member Liaison; Email: lida_sikkes@hotmail.com
Primary Executive Shell and Jean, Co-Chairs
Description (Site) Practice location immediately next-door (west) of Old Marina Restaurant
Site Location Puslinch Lake
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address PO Box 25116 
370 Stone Rd W 
Guelph, ON N1G 4T4
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible ; Ramp and steps with railing to dock. Participants need to be able to step in and out of a boat.
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Promotes awareness of health, life and laughter after breast cancer and aims to increase awareness of breast cancer through public outreach.
Description (Service) Activities include the pursuit of fitness and wellness, mutual support, community philanthropy / fundraising, and competition in Dragon Boat Festival races.
Hours Hours vary * practices held twice per week during the season
Areas Served Guelph ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Any person who has experienced breast cancer.  
Supporters (non-breast cancer survivors) are welcome as "Supporter" members
Application Visit website and social media links for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - e-mail Outreach Liaison for information
Time-Limited Events Various events throughout the summer - see the Practice and Race calendar on the website for more information
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1998
Funding Fundraising - team-organized fundraising events ; Donations - from individuals, groups and corporations ; United Way ; Zonta Club, Ontario Trillium Foundation * insurance coverage provided by Dragon Boat Canada
Elections Annual AGM
Resources Lifetime Member of the International Breast Cancer Paddlers' Commission
Subjects
Service Categories Boating ~ Breast Cancer ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Breast Cancer ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Breast Cancer ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Breast Cancer