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Just ducky on the Vedder Canal in Chilliwack

The following are Dragon Boat Festival results from the competition held last weekend at Harrison Lake. Women’s Competitive - 1. FCRCC Premier Women 2. Saggin’ Dragons 3. FLCC Fast & Furious; Division A - 1. Abreast With FORT-itude 2. FLCC Sun Dragons 3. The Seventh Wave; Division B - 1. Insink Dragon Boat 2. Deep Cove Catch 22 3. Seraphins; Mixed Competitive - 1. FCRCC Premier 2. Tony’s Hot Dog Brigade 3. Big Bird Express; Division A - 1. Dragon Hearts Breaker 2. Riptide 3. Draggin’ Riders; Division B - 1. Naluwan 2. FLCC FORTified 3. FCRCC Grandragons; Division C - 1. Extreme Currents 2. Braggin Dragons 3. Flying Momentum. - Submitted
The following are Dragon Boat Festival results from the competition held last weekend at Harrison Lake. Women’s Competitive - 1. FCRCC Premier Women 2. Saggin’ Dragons 3. FLCC Fast & Furious; Division A - 1. Abreast With FORT-itude 2. FLCC Sun Dragons 3. The Seventh Wave; Division B - 1. Insink Dragon Boat 2. Deep Cove Catch 22 3. Seraphins; Mixed Competitive - 1. FCRCC Premier 2. Tony’s Hot Dog Brigade 3. Big Bird Express; Division A - 1. Dragon Hearts Breaker 2. Riptide 3. Draggin’ Riders; Division B - 1. Naluwan 2. FLCC FORTified 3. FCRCC Grandragons; Division C - 1. Extreme Currents 2. Braggin Dragons 3. Flying Momentum.
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Volunteers collect rubber ducks from the Vedder Canal after Saturday’s Optimist Club of Chilliwack duck race.

Tim Gunning won the $1,500 first prize from his duck purchase at Yarrow Days.

Other winners received pizza for a year, an iPad Air, an air tour of the Fraser Valley and a Harrison golf getaway.

The Chilliwack Centre of Excellence paddling club donated their time to escort the ducks for the fourth annual event. Almost 1,200 ducks competed in the river race.

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