Membership Registration

The membership year runs from January 1 through December 31. Any clubs sending crews to Club Crews (CCNC and CCWC) must be members of the PDBA as a condition of entry.

Membership in the PDBA comes with a number of benefits:

Club/Organization Members

  • Access to group liability insurance, hull insurance, and D&O insurance under the USDBF’s policy
  • Athletes are eligible for upper level competition, such as Club Crew National Championships and Team USA.
  • Scholarship and grant access, particularly for youth and for adults who coach.
  • One organizational vote when there is a membership vote on matters impacting PDBA members.

Festival Members (non-club organizations)

  • Access to the same insurance as Club/Organization members, plus access to Festival/Event insurance.
  • Featured on the PDBA web site, if member chooses to provide content.
  • Events listed on the PDBA events calendar, on the web site.
  • One organizational vote when there is a membership vote on matters impacting PDBA members
  • If you also need CCNC eligibility, Dual membership is available.

Membership rates are described on the registration form, which you can read and submit in one of two ways:

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