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If You Are a Paddler Looking For a Team

Teams, contact us with the following info so we can add your posting to the 'Find a Team' postings:

  • Team Name
  • Name of Team Representative
  • Email Address of Team Representative
  • 2014 Events your Team is Attending
  • About your Team (include things a paddler will want to know such as where your team is based, where and how often it practices, experience, goals, the character of your team, and so on.)
  • Posting Removal Date:

2014 TEAM POSTINGS:

Team Name: Paddlers Anonymous

Team Captain: Ivan Sacramento

Email: ivan@paddlersanon.com

2014 Event: Walgreens Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival 

About our Team: Paddlers Anonymous is a friendly and socially-active team. We are based out of Toronto and are looking for both male/female paddlers to join us at the Walgreens Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival in Florida on Oct 18, 2014. No experience is necessary, just a winning attitude, the love of theme parks and dragon boating. There will be one water practice at Sunnyside Paddling club and another at the race grounds in Orlando. If you are interested please email me and I can provide further details of the trip. You can also visit our website www.paddlersanon.com to find out more about our club.

 Post Removal Date: Oct 11, 2014.

Team Name: Boston 1 Dragon Boat Team   

Team Representative: Lily Ting

Email: boston1.dboat@gmail.com   

2014 Events: Boston Dragon Boat Festival (June 14-15), Montreal Challenge (July25-26), Hartford CT (August 17), September TBA

About the Team: Boston 1 is a new club formed at the end of the 2013 season. We're a mixed team that is made mostly of young professionals looking to balance a fun social and encouraging atmosphere with serious competitive drive. We welcome paddlers novices to seasoned paddlers.

Our first race this season was the Boston Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in June 2014, where we took 3rd place in the A minor division. We're proud of our first race result under the Boston 1 banner and we're excited to continue to build and strengthen our team!

We paddle 3 times per week: Mon/Wed 6-9pm & Saturday 11am-1pm. 

Location: Fort Point Channel, Boston MA

Summer Season: April - October. Winter training begins late November and includes a mix of outdoor bootcamp, indoor pool paddling, yoga and weight lifting once a week.

 Membership is $100 for all summer and winter activities. First two practices are free!

www.boston1.org for more info

Team Name: Battle Dragons

Team Representative: Amy Hanson

Contact: Amy.Hanson@bellmedia.ca

About Our Team:

The Battle Dragons is recruiting for the 2014 season! Our team is all about having fun--we love racing and the social perks of the sport. No experience is necessary to join. The Battle Dragons' ‘Coach Ann’ will help build your endurance throughout the summer and enhance your paddling techniques.

We practice out of Outer Harbour Dragon Boat Club (Leslie & Lakeshore) at 7:30 pm on Tuesdays and will be on the water by early May.

Our team attends 3-4 regattas in a season, usually 1 per month.

If you're looking for a fun activity to fill your summer evenings with, contact Amy Hanson. We look forward to hearing from you!

Team Name: Ronin Warriors

Team Representative: Dominic Yu

About our Team:

Ronin Warriors Dragon Boat Crew is recruiting primarily men for the 2014 season. This is an intermediate crew, however, are more than willing to recruit people with little or no experience in the sport of dragon boating. Our goal is NOT about winning but rather learning and improving your paddling skills, but more importantly for you to enjoy and have fun.

We will be hitting the water in mid-April, and will practice once a week (Thursdays) and attend 4 race festivals throughout the season.

If you are looking for something during the summer season, and want to be out on the water, please contact Dominic for info regarding cost and additional details.

Team Name: Choka

Team Representative: Dominic Yu

About our Team:

Choka Dragon Boat Crew is a sister crew of Ronin Warriors, and we are recruiting for the 2014 season.  This is an intermediate-beginner crew and is a perfect crew if you have little or no experience in dragon boating.  Our main objective is all about learning to paddle while having fun.
 
We will be hitting the water in mid-April, and will be practice once a week (Wednesday) and attend 2 race festivals throughout the season.

If you are looking for something during the summer season, and want to be out on the water, please contact Dominic for info regarding cost and additional details.


Last updated: Sept 16, 2014

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