The Filipino Dragons (Singapore) is organizing ISANG BANGKANG MALAYA, a Filipino Community (Dragon Boat) Fun Race, in conjunction with PIDC 2012.

The “Isang Bangkang Malaya 2012” by the Filipino Dragons (Singapore) is an umbrella event of the Philippine Independence Day Celebration 2012 (PIDC 2012) and in special commemoration of the 114th year of Philippine Independence.

WHAT: “Isang Bangkang Malaya” | FilCom Fun Race 2012

VENUE: Kallang Riverside Park

DATE: 23rd June 2012, at 8.00am-12:00nn


  • Registration & Socials
  • FDS Supervised Paddling Sessions
  • Fun Race
  • Dragonboat Race Exhibition
  • Awarding Ceremonies
  • Lunch & Post-Race Party

IMPORTANT: To reserve your slots, please submit your Team Manager’s Name and Contact Details to the organisers before you register online.

Key Contact: Jen Macapagal, +65 9711 7934; jenmacapagal at

The Filipino Dragons (Singapore) is the first Philippine dragon boat team established in Singapore. The team was formally organized in December of 2008. On its 3rd year, one the team’s agenda in 2011 is to reach out to more disadvantaged Filipinos back in the Philippines through tie ups with different charities in Singapore and in their homeland.

The first crew members comprise of Filipinos new in the sport and also, veterans from different teams in Singapore and the Philippines. A growing number of Filipinos who are enthusiastic about the sport along with their competitive spirit and national pride motivated the paddlers to establish the team.

The objective of the team is to represent the Philippines in the sport of traditional dragonboat, develop interpersonal skills, and promote camaraderie among members. Although this team represents the Philippines, locals and other nationalities have joined and trained with the team. To date, there are over 180 active members.

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