Just the Way You Are
A Para Athlete’s Struggle with Body Dysmorphia, Anorexia Athletica,and Major Depressive Disorder By Randy Pinsky ‘Para athlete’ conjures up images of high performing athletes who have overcome physical challenges or disabilities to succeed in their chosen sport. The International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) has gone a step further and also includes a category on psychological …
Return to Dragon Boat Statement – March 2022
Dragon Boat Canada would like to thank our athletes and supporters for their ongoing commitment to safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, and adherence to National and local protocols. As the COVID-19 situation develops across Canada, DBC remains committed to updating protocols and practices in alignment with Public Health and government direction. As we approach our …
Are You A Positive Coach? Does It Matter?
What’s your coaching style? If you’re not already using positive coaching techniques, read this!
How Does Dragon Boat Improve Communication
Communication is the keystone of human interaction. Verbal and body language are two main forms of communication that we use daily to covey information to other members of our community. As you likely know, communication between coaches and teammates is vital to better training and winning races. When done properly, clear and concise communication helps …
How Can Sports Improve Your Time Management Skills
How team sports can build your time management skills
How Sports Help Develop Students
How team sports can build better students and strengthen social skills.
How Your Team Can Overcome Social Distancing Together
Dragon Boat teams are tight communities. Managing social/physical distance can be difficult. There is hope.
Why I Love Dragon Boat (FR/EN)
A personal perspective about Dragon Boat
3 Off Season Training Tips
The water may be frozen, but your training is not.