Para Dragon Boat

Para Dragon Boat

Para Athletes are represented in DBC through the Para Athlete Committee. For more information, contact us with the button below or the DBC office at director@dragonboat.ca.

Dragon Boat Canada is committed to encouraging inclusion, equity and access in its administration, policies, programs and activities.

Dragon boat Canada is an inclusive community and has opportunities to participate anywhere from the recreation level to representing Canada in international competitions.

Para Dragon racing is included in the Canadian Dragon Boat Championships, and the Canadian National Para Dragon Team will be racing at the 2021 World Dragon Boat Racing Championships.

PARA FRIENDLY FESTIVALS

CLUBS WITH PARA ATHLETE PROGRAMS

FEATURED ATHLETE

Sydney Spraggs - Off-Balance Team (Vancouver, B.C)

Seventeen years ago, she was motivated to start paddling by a survivor friend. In considering the social isolation and unpredictability of an MS diagnosis, Spraggs realized that a team sport would be ideal for enhancing quality of life for her and others in her situation.

And so was launched the MS Off-Balance Dragon Boat Team. The first of its kind internationally, the team is powering through life and the water, challenging assumptions with every paddle stroke.

Read more about Sydney's story here

Para Dragon racing is included in the Canadian Dragon Boat Championships, and the Canadian National Para Dragon Team will be racing at the 2021 World Dragon Boat Racing Championships.
Message from the Para Dragon Committee
 
Another picture of a para dragon boat team on the water.

Para Athletes are represented in DBC through the Para Athlete Committee.  The Chairperson is Joshua Simmonds. For more information contact the Para Athlete Committee at paracommittee@dragonboat.ca or the DBC office at director@dragonboat.ca

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