Join the Mile-Hi
Dragonboat Racing Club

2012 dragon boat races

If you’re passionate about dragon boat racing, there’s a new club in town you can join. The Mile-Hi Dragonboat Racing Club is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit group that is separate from the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival, whose purpose is to help grow the sport of dragon boat racing in the area by providing access to coaching, training and equipment.

Team members can:

  • Join or create a club team
  • Attend paddling clinics
  • Attend free weekly practice sessions, if at least 10 club members are present
  • Receive discounted prices for personal equipment, and other items
  • Attend off-season practice sessions

And teams receive:

  • Priority registration for local races
  • Discount rates for local races
  • Priority scheduling for practice sessions
  • Discount practice rates
  • Discount for team coaching clinics
  • Receive a $100 subsidy to compete in out-of-state races. (One race/team/year)

During the winter, members have been keeping in shape with indoor workout sessions. Now, if weather permits, club teams will be able to begin practicing at Aurora Reservoir in April.

Club dues are:

  • Individual – $50 a year
  • Family – each additional member $35
  • Team – $600 a year (up to 25 members)
  • Due January 1 each year

Contact the Mile High Dragonboat Race Club at [email protected] for more information and to join the club!

 

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