Anyone can form a dragonboat team to compete at DragonBoat Race Day 2018. A dragonboat team consists of 20 paddlers, 2 alternates (recommended) and one drummer. All teams will be trained how to safely and successfully paddle a dragonboat prior to DragonBoat Race Day with experienced coaches and boat steerers. In the past teams have included civic clubs, community neighborhoods, military, local businesses, cancer-survivors, schools, and hospitals. New this year is a Senior Division limited to paddlers 50 years or older.
On Race Day, teams will paddle in three races competing for medals. There will be awards for Best Tee Shirt Design, Best Tent Decoration, Best Team Spirit, Best Dressed Drummer, Most Money Raised by a Drummer on Race Day, Fastest Overall Team, Fastest Local Team, Top Fund Raising Team and Top Fund Raising Individual.
For more information, please visit www.dragonboat-raceday.com