An interview with Helen Dorning – Dragons Abreast Ballarat

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Doing Sport Differently in partnership with VicHealth | Episode 15

An interview with Helen Dorning – Dragons Abreast Ballarat

Doing Sport Differently in partnership with VicHealth | Episode 15

An interview with Helen Dorning – Dragons Abreast Ballarat

Show Notes

Steve is joined by Helen Dorning from Dragons Abreast, an international breast cancer awareness DragonBoat organisation!

Dragons Abreast have helped increased female participation in this sport, as well as raising awareness about breast cancer.

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Key Takeaways

  • How sport can be a unifying force and positive outlet.
  • Fun – Friendship – Fitness
  • How the sport helps break down barriers.
  • The importance and benefits of a supportive club environment.

About Our Guest

Helen Dorning is part of the Dragons Abreast Ballarat organisation.

Dragons Abreast Australia is a national charity with groups spread across the country and a membership of over 1200 individuals, the majority of whom are breast cancer survivors.

Dragons Abreast provides an understanding network for survivors who participate in the sport of dragon boat paddling.

Learn more about Dragons Abreast on their website, and connect with the Ballarat group through their Facebook page or their website.

Originally livestreamed and recorded 30 September 2020 on Facebook | YouTube | Twitch

 

Music: The Vendetta by Stefan Kartenberg (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/JeffSpeed68/58628 Ft: Apoxode