• “When you push off from the dock … we’re all in the same boat. 
    This isn’t about cancer anymore. It’s about exercise and health and the rest of your life. 
    When we push off we’re paddling away from breast cancer.” 

    - Dr. Don McKenzie, Founder, Abreast In A Boat 
  • “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain!” 

    - Vivian Greene 
  • “Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle.” 

    - T.H. Thompson & John Watson 
  • “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. 
    The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.’ 

    - Nelson Mandela 

Why do we paddle?

We paddle together to
raise awareness…..support each other…..get fit….help our
healing….have fun ….learn from each other….laugh
together….overcome fears…encourage others to
lead full and active lives…make true friends…create a new state
of wellness in each of us….inspire others….break the silence
of cancer….reach out to other women offering a message of hope
and support…. remind us to make the most of every moment.