Bucks County Dragon Boat has been made up of multiple racing teams since 2012. We have women’s and mixed teams that range from recreational to elite. We are always recruiting energetic men and women to join our organization so contact us if you would like more information regarding a 2024 Bucks Membership. Our 2023 season has officially ended for the year.
2023 Bucks Dragon Boat Teams:
- Lightning. Spring beginner dragon boat program for both men and women. COMPLETED FOR 2023!
- Fury & Fury Too. Competitive women’s team. Coached by Tommy Leonardi, Bonnie Gepner & Joanne Stein. Participates in multiple dragon boat races throughout the season. Season runs May-September.
- Fusion. Elite women, open & mixed dragon boat program for paddlers over 40. Coached by Tommy Leonardi. Managed by Chris & Jacquelyn Wetzel. This team races locally, nationally and internationally and participates in multiple dragon boat races throughout the season. Season is on going and outrigger paddling is highly recommended for members of this team. Off-season training is mandatory to be a member of Fusion and requires a tryout. Prior dragon boat experience is required and a coach’s recommendation is needed.
- Freedom. Our newest community dragon boat program located on Lake Galena in Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, PA. Community women’s and mixed teams. Season runs May-September. Coached by Christine Kerrigan, Greg McGarrigle, Mike Wakely, Sharon Dolan & Kim King.