Coach Harland “Barak” Baraquero

Coach Harland “Barak” Baraquero 

Coach Barak is part of the team that competed and won in the following events:

          A. WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

  1. 6th IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championships in Shanghai, China (October 2004) – SILVER MEDAL (200     meter event)
  2. 7th IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championships in Berlin, Germany (August 2005) — BRONZE MEDAL (200     meter event)
  3. 8th IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championships in Sydney, Australia (Sept 2007)
  • 200 meter event – Gold Medal
  • 500 meter event – Silver Medal
  • 1000 meter event – Bronze Medal
  • 2000 meter event – Bronze Medal

         B. ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

  1. 5th Asian Dragon Boat Championships in Aioi City, Osaka, Japan (July 2002) — 6 SILVER MEDALS
  2. 6th Asian Dragon Boat Championships in Mianyang, China ( October 2004) — 2 Gold Medals, 1 Silver Medal

         C. SOUTHEAST ASIAN GAMES (SEA GAMES)

 

  1. 2007 THAILAND — 2 SILVER MEDALS ( 500 meters, 1000 meters)
  2. 2005 PHILIPPINES — 4 GOLD MEDALS ( 10 A-Side 500/1000m, 20 A-Side 500/1000m)
  3. 2003 VIETNAM — 1 GOLD (500 meters) , 1 SILVER ( 1000 meters )
  4. 1997 INDONESIA — 4 BRONZE MEDAL

         D. RECENT INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS:

  1. Macau International Dragon Boat Races ( June 2007) – 1 Gold
  2. Guizhou, China International Races (June 2007) — Champion
  3. Thailand International Swan Boat Races (Sept 2007) — Champion
  4. Macau International Dragon Boat Races ( June 2006) — Silver
  5. Nanning, China International Races ( June 2006 ) — 4 Gold Medals
  6. Longyou, China International Races ( June 2006 ) — 2 Gold Medals
  7. Yichang, China International Races ( June 2005) — 1 Gold
  8. Milou River, China International Races (June 2005) — 2 Gold Medals
  9. Nanning, China International Races (June 2005) — 2 Gold Medals
  10. Changsha, China International Races (June 2005) — 2 Gold Medals
  11. Shenyang, China International Races (June 2005) — 1 Gold, 1 Silver
  12. Shilong, Dongguan, China Intl Races ( July 2004) — 1 Gold, 1 Silver