The Canberra Griffins are different to the other dragon boat clubs in Canberra. Just like the other teams we train hard and we race hard BUT we understand that you have a life outside dragon boating and that fitting the 2 in takes effort. And we don't just say this, we mean it. Life is busy.
So you want to paddle. That's great, we want you to paddle. You can't make 3 times a week. That's okay, we understand.
What do The Griffins expect. When you come to training you train hard. You listen and respond to the coaches, you are positive and focused. That you come to as many regattas as you can. This is a big reason why we train. It isn't just about fitness, it's about competition as well. It's about being part of a team. It drives you harder. And finally that you have fun. Lots of it.
The Griffins train 3 days a week:
Your first 3 sessions are free and we really want you to give them a go. We want you to be sure that the Griffins are the right team for you and just as importantly we want to get the chance to know you.
Sundays are the best days to have a go.
When you arrive look for the team in purple and aqua. Nobody else sports such a fine mix of colours.
You'll find us next to the Southern Cross Yacht Club.