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The Paddle for Cancer Dragonboat Festival is the annual cancer awareness and fundraising event organised by the English Speaking Cancer Association (ESCA) in Geneva.
ESCA is a non-profit association of volunteers and professionals that offers emotional support, practical help and information in English to cancer patients, their carers and loved ones living in the Geneva, Vaud and French border areas.
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Sunday, 4 September 2016, will mark a decade of cancer support by our very own Super Heroes: Paddlers, Volunteers, Sponsors and Partners. Wait no more – register now and come celebrate with us!


Mini Dragonboat & Kiddieland

The Mini Dragonboat Race registration is now open. Sign up now
In addition, we have many fun activities for children of all ages: canoe rides, face painting, bouncy castle, magic shows and a crafts corner! Read more


The Fundraising Race is on!

Donate now to your favourite team and help them take home the CHALLENGE Cup.

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