Welcome to the International Breast Cancer Paddlers' Commission

The IBCPC is an international organisation whose mandate is to encourage the establishment of breast cancer dragon boat teams, within the framework of participation and inclusiveness.

Current News

  • now-available-bulletin-1-2022-ibcpc-participatory-festival

    Now available, Bulletin #1...

    Updated Information for the 2022 IBCPC Participatory Festival The first update is here in Bulletin #1 Some answers to questions you may have are also here in Frequently Asked Questions.

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  • 2022-ibcpc-festival-announcement

    2022 IBCPC Festival Announcement

    2022 IBCPC Festival Announcement Many of you who are connected with the IBCPC Facebook page will have seen the various little teasers that have been posted with places of interest and adventures to add to...

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  • dragon-boats-vs-breast-cancer

    Dragon Boats Vs. Breast...

    Breast cancer dragon boat paddling in China. This article tells the story of how Beijing native and breast cancer survivor Beirong Xiong, 61, who now lives in Canada, has led the charge to bring dragon...

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  • where-in-the-world-is-the-next-ibcpc-festival

    Where in the World...

    The IBCPC Festival Committee has confirmed the venue for the next IBCPC Festival to be held in 2022. In late 2018, the IBCPC called for expressions of interest to host the next Festival. Applications closed...

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    Send Me On A...

    Are you a breast cancer survivor? If so here is an opportunity to be considered for a vacation with Send Me On a Vacation (SMOV). You have around 14 days to submit an expression of interest....

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