Having formed the team in 2008, Jeremy captained the Pandas for the first five years. He then went on to become Chairman, overseeing the club for the past three years. His involvement recently includes moving the club into competing in the UK National league and also purchasing Windy Panda's very own boat. Jeremy still regularly trains and competes at races and outside of Dragon Boating, he works as a 3D Artist specialising in creating images and animation for architecture.
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Kit "GOK" Kwan joined back in G7 where he only lasted 2 and a half training sessions. He injured himself at what should've been a harmless panda social event, it turned out that he wouldn't make it back to a training session until G8. Kit's role is to ensure the smooth running of the season, organising and preparing for race events and supporting the other captains. Kit enjoys being a part of the large Panda family, creating a great atmosphere and enjoy life.
Paul joined Windy Pandas in 2011 as a temporary coach for one year and instead found himself enjoying the Pandas far more than anticipated. He continued as coach up till today and is now the longest serving coach since Windy Pandas was formed. Paul has seen them grow from strength to strength, from winning their first charity event to joining the British Dragonboat Association, racing against very established racing teams. Outside dragonboating Paul was a lecturer in computer science at a university in Uxbridge.
Quy joined the Windy Pandas by fate, where he was asked to be a photographer for their 2012 Panda Awards Ceremony. He later joined the G6 crew and has caught the Dragon Boating bug ever since, from his debut at Marlow 2013 to training with team GB. Was one of the victims of the infamous Venice sinking incident. He took on the helm of Captain in 2016 to lead WP into a more competitive year. Aside from dragon boating, Quy also runs a LED lighting website and is part-founder of a fitness community.
Mivan fully joined the Pandas in 2014 after making some one off appearances the previous two years before. She has taken on the role of being the Panda’s official treasurer since 2015, which sees Mivan managing the finances for the club, making sure invoices are raised and costs are paid on time. Other than training/competing with the Pandas, Mivan works in a Law firm as the Assistant Manager of their client contact team.
Having (officially) joined in 2015, Jennifer started off as a paddler but dabbled at helming and loved that more! She was formerly Head of Social committee but this year has taken the role of Merchandise Manager. Aside from DB she enjoys running a rebels underground "social den", along side this also runs a Friday Badminton club at Bacons College. She's a Management Accountant, although currently on maternity looking after Kodi (a member of Generation 25).