Monday, May 8, 2017

Call for Dragon Boat Paddlers

Race information:
The Dragon Flies are in the Flag-Catching (FC) Division. Each team must have a minimum of eight (8) male and eight (8) female paddlers, plus two (2) other paddlers of your choosing. You must also have a drummer and flag catcher. A steersman for all races will be provided by Colorado Dragon Boat Festival. All races will be 250 meters long.


We are looking for OCA Colorado members to paddle

 on our dragon boat team.  

This is an amazing opportunity to be a part of one of 

the best festivals in Colorado!

  • Our Team: OCA - DragonFlies
  • Festival Date: July 29 and 30, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday) at Sloan's Lake
    • Our Flag Catching team will only have races on Saturday, July 29th.
  • Race Team Fee: $20/person. This includes a t-shirt, three mandatory practices and dragon boat racing on the first day of the festival (Saturday)
  • Training:
    • There will be three mandatory practices held at Aurora Reservoir:
      • Saturday, June 24th, 8:30-10:00 am
      • Saturday, July 15th, 8:30-10:00 am
      • Sunday, July 23rd, 10:15-11:45 am
  • Your commitment: You Must attend all three practices; and you Must be prepared to be at the Dragon Boat Festival for the whole day on Saturday, July 29th
  • Finally, you must be an OCA Colorado Member.  Not a member?  Now is the perfect time to join!
If you are interested and/or have any questions, please contact Johnny Poon (Team Captain) at

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