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Fundamentals of Dragon Boating (level 1 USDBF Certification)


Build a good foundation of coaching principles. While this course is aimed at beginning coaches, it's also good, basic knowledge for any paddler who wants to better understand the choices that coaches make for their teams. Course to include 5 video segments to view at student discretion before the course begins, plus a student manual. …

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USDBF Level 1 Race Officials Training Course


This course covers: race organization, program, racing rules and protocol, and the roles and responsibilities of dragon boat officials. After you have completed this course, you are then required to complete a minimum of two full days of hands-on officiating experience at each station in order to be considered for Level 1 National Certification.

$95 – $120

Paradragons Roundtable


Paradragons are a growing division in dragon boat racing, and rules at CCNC have been relaxed to allow composite crews this year.  The PDBA will be holding a roundtable for Paradragons teams, or for teams interested in establishing Paradragons crews or coaching Paradragons athletes.  Representatives from USDBF will be present to present information and help …

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PDBA Monthly Board Meeting


PDBA members are welcome to attend. Please notify the secretary, and you will be sent an agenda and Zoom link just prior.