Exe-Calibre members representing Great Britain

Six members of the Exe-Calibre Dragon Boat Team based at Exeter Quay were selected to represent Great Britain in the European Dragon Boat Championships in the Czech Republic in July this year.

Exe-Calibre members representing GB

Representing their country in the Senior Dragon Boat team were Chrissie Hunt & Amanda and Bernard Taylor-Broadhurst. The members of the junior under 18’s team were Emily Piper (15) Claudia Coleman (15) and Billie-Jo Dance (17).


As very fit members of the GB Teams they brought home between them an astonishing six silvers and two bronze medals.


Exe-Calibre's Coach, Lauren Reid said "I am so proud of our club members who went to Czech this year. Training for an international event is tough but each of them put in the time and have been rewarded for their efforts"

Following on from Exe-Calibre’s success in Czech Republic, would you like to try it for yourself?

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