2018 Beginner Program Information
We are excited to announce that our beginner “Lightning” Program is back for the 2018 season. Groups and individuals are both welcome! Pre-registration is required. Below is the link to register.
Introduction to DRAGON BOATING
Beginner dragon boating program (with Race Night on the Delaware River) based out of New Hope. Bucks County Dragon Boat Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit club with practice locations in both New Hope and Langhorne, PA. We have a variety of memberships available from beginner to recreational to premier. Our dragon boat season typically runs from April-September. BCDBA is home to Fusion, an all-women’s Senior A team that won the 2015 & 2017 National titles. Bucks County Dragon Boat Association is also home to multiple Team USA Dragon Boat Paddlers and a Team USA Steersman.
MAY 2018-6PM push off time (please arrive no later than 5:45PM)
Monday, May 7
Monday, May 14
Monday, May 21
Monday, May 28 (Race Night!)
Wooden dragon boat paddle and life vest will be provided. There is a spot to leave your belongings in our boathouse. Bathrooms on-site. This is a rain or shine event and we only cancel in the event of lightning and thunder.
Our Boathouse Address is:
156 South Main Street
New Hope, PA 18938
-Metered street parking or parking permit available for an additional purchase. No parking allowed in the BCDBA Boathouse lot.
What to wear:
Fast drying clothes, water shoes, hat. Bring hydration with you. Active wear is recommended and no jeans, please.
This is a water sport, so you may get wet & a change of clothes is always a good idea!
**No Refunds or Credits. We are a volunteer run organization – our focus is on running our dragon boat program.**
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