Rowbust Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Team wins third world title

August 17, 2018

Rowbust Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Team traveled to Szeged, Hungary in July to compete in the Club Crew World Championships and came home with three gold Medals in each race distance category.

  • 200m Race
  • 500m Race
  • 2000m Race

This accomplishment marks Rowbust’s third championship world title in the Breast Cancer Survivor Division in as many times competing at the Club Crew World Championships. Congratulations Rowbust!

  • 2014 Ravenna, Italy
  • 2016 Adelaide, Australia
  • 2018 Szeged, Hungary

The LHSC staff, who competed with Rowbust in Hungary, are Dr. Tracy Sexton, Radiation Oncologist, LRCP, Linda Kuska, registered nurse, Orthopaedic Clinic VH, Margaret Warden, registered nurse, POGO Interlink Community Pediatric Cancer, and Patsy Ste. Marie, registered nurse, Multi-Organ Transplant Unit UH.

Rowbust is a team made up entirely of breast cancer survivors from London and surrounding area. They will be celebrating their 20th anniversary in 2019. Rowbust also organizes and hosts the London Dragon Boat Festival, a large community dragon boat festival in which many LHSC teams participate in every year.


LHSC employees (from left) Dr. Tracy Sexton, Linda Kuska, Margaret Warden and Patsy Ste. Marie celebrateRowbust’s third world title.