Progressive Training and Race Package
Dates: Monday April 6 to Saturday April 12, 2014
Price: $375 USD
Progressive Training Camp Program
The options outlined below can be booked as an add-on to your camp registration and are available during the week. It can be included in your initial registration or added on at a later time through the online registration system.Option #1: High Performance Program
If you want to learn to be faster, then the High Performance program is for you! This option consists of three progressive one-hour sessions completely focused on racing techniques, strategies, and drills-all focused on how to go fast.
One question will continually be asked and answered: How do I make the boat go faster?
This option consists consist of 3x1-hour sessions.
Cost: $75 USD
Offered by Dragon Boat Canada, instruction will follow the recently-developed coaching manual developed by Dragon Boat Canada.
This 8 hour course is intended for anyone interested in entry level coaching. Some of the material covered in the course includes; safety, ethics in coaching, coach-athlete communication, basic dragon boat technique, basic physiological requirements of dragon boat racing, race planning, practice planning, etc... Certification candidates are required to successfully complete a written assignment, hold a small craft operators license, and complete NCCP Intro to Competition Part A before they are fully certified.
The Coaching Clinic will be held all day on Sunday, with additional on-water instruction during the week.
Cost: $175 USD
Option #3: Steering Clinic
This crash course is designed to provide steers and steers-in-training with specific drills and techniques. This clinic will benefit any participant who wants to learn to steer or improve their steering abilities.
The Steering Clinic consists of several 1-hour evening sessions during the week.
Cost: $100 USD