State Champs at Carrum

Brave Hearts DBC headed to Carrum for the 2022 Victorian State Championships over the weekend. We were up for some fierce 500m and 2km racing in some pretty windy conditions. Combining with the Mount Beauty DBC in the Women’s and Mixed 20s events and also with Beechworth DBC and Yarrawonga DBC in the Open 20s […]

Brave Hearts hit the water at Docklands 2022

It was so exciting to finally get back into racing for 2022. After many delays and cancellations we headed to Docklands, Melbourne for our first regatta for the 2021-2022 season. It was the Chinese New Year festival and involved the 200m splash and dash racing. Brave Hearts were entered in the Women’s 10s, Mixed 10s […]

Cross Border Championships

What an exciting three days of racing held on home waters. This was the first time we have participated in such an exciting event. Run by DBV and held at Gateway Lakes. Brave Hearts raced in the Senior A category over the three days. Racing consisted of a 1km pursuit race in which the Open’s […]

State Champs in Nagambie 2021

While State Champs looked a little different this year due to Covid, we were excited to get back on the water as a team and race hard. Competition was hard but the camaraderie shown by the members was amazing. We pulled together and came away with a second place in the Open’s 10s category. Well […]

Back on the water at Falls Creek

After a very long and unsteady start to the season Brave Hearts were all excited to get back onto the water in our first regatta for the year. The results on the day were a great reflection of the hard work paddlers have put in to get back on the water. A first in the […]

State Champs on home waters.

What a fantastic weekend of racing at the Vic State Championships! Beautiful weather, perfect location and an awesome atmosphere at Gateway Lakes… our home turf. Two days of competition saw us walking away with 5 State Titles, 3 silver and 3 bronze. Results as follows: 🥇 Snr A Women’s 10s 500m- 1st🥇 Snr B Open […]

Brave Hearts take on Docklands

Lunar New Year Regatta was held in fantastic weather at Docklands on Sunday. As always there was plenty of colour and vibe surrounding the whole event. Mel and Brenda joined Dragonflys in the Cancer Survivors races and our juniors smashed it out with the Rapids in their brand new race tops…they looked fantastic! Our men […]

Carrum Regatta

Another successful regatta yesterday at Carrum for Brave Hearts! Lots of racing and fantastic team spirit with seven 500m events entered as well as a Rapids 200m event. Results were: 🥇Regional Snr A Open 500m 🥇Rapids Green Team 200m 🥈Rapids Blue Team 200m 🥈Premier Women’s 10s 500m 🥈Snr A Mixed 10s 500m 🥈Snr A Women’s […]

Nagambie Regatta

A big day of 500m racing at Nagambie last weekend! Here is a selection of Tony Purtell’s amazing photos, capturing the action beautifully, especially of our new level 2 sweeps who all did a fantastic job! We finished the day with: Gold in the Open 10’s – teaming up with the boys from Mt Beauty […]

Footscray Regatta

There is nothing better than hanging out with this team of amazing people, all there for the same reason – people who love to paddle! Our first regatta for the 2019/2020 season was a day of beautiful sunshine, fun, competition and great team work! Our mixed 10s and mixed 20s crew made the finals – […]