Penticton Dragon Boat https://pentictondragonboat.com Race at the Penticton Dragon Boat Festival, Okanagan Super Sprints. We provide team training, coaching clinics and race management. Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:49:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 2019 Festival Dates Announced https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/2019-festival-dates-announced/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/2019-festival-dates-announced/#respond Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:37:24 +0000 https://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=4369 Thanks to all the teams for your support in 2018. The following dates are for 2019 so your teams can plan during the off-season: Okanagan Super Sprints – June 14 & 15, 2019. Friday, June 14 is for teams aged 55+ and Saturday, June 15 open to all. Penticton Dragon Boat Festival – September 7 […]

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Thanks to all the teams for your support in 2018. The following dates are for 2019 so your teams can plan during the off-season:

Okanagan Super Sprints – June 14 & 15, 2019.
Friday, June 14 is for teams aged 55+ and Saturday, June 15 open to all.

Penticton Dragon Boat Festival – September 7 & 8, 2019.
The 19th annual festival features two days of racing on Skaha Lake. Practice sessions are available for booking, late afternoon on Friday, September 6th.

ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 1, 2019!

 

 

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Dragon Boat Lessons https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/dragon-boat-lessons-now-available/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/dragon-boat-lessons-now-available/#respond Thu, 29 Jun 2017 20:47:46 +0000 https://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=2615 Our lesson sets  offer  a safe and welcoming learning environment for all participants. All levels of paddling experience are encouraged to join. During our course(s), you will be introduced to the fundamentals of paddling and gain  experience  training and racing in a dragon boat! Instructional sessions run for  90 minutes. Practices run in the evenings, […]

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Our lesson sets  offer  a safe and welcoming learning environment for all participants. All levels of paddling experience are encouraged to join. During our course(s), you will be introduced to the fundamentals of paddling and gain  experience  training and racing in a dragon boat! Instructional sessions run for  90 minutes. Practices run in the evenings, twice per week.

Watch for upcoming lesson registration in the Penticton Recreation Guide, or send us an email at admin@pentictondragonboat.com, for more information.

Our next lesson set will run from MAY 20-JUNE 12

We look forward to having a great time with you, on the beautiful Skaha Lake!

 

 

 

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Come Try Dragon Boating FREE https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/intro-dragon-boat/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/intro-dragon-boat/#respond Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:39:31 +0000 https://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=2197 We offer FREE dragon boat trials! People of all ages, fitness levels, and paddling experience are welcome to attend. During this free trial you will be introduced to the basics of paddling in a dragon boat. These sessions offer a casual atmosphere, where you can have fun learning something new. All equipment is provided. Simply come […]

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We offer FREE dragon boat trials!

People of all ages, fitness levels, and paddling experience are welcome to attend. During this free trial you will be introduced to the basics of paddling in a dragon boat. These sessions offer a casual atmosphere, where you can have fun learning something new. All equipment is provided. Simply come wearing cloths you don’t mind getting wet, and an experienced coach and steersperson will have you on your way. No R.S.V.P required 🙂

For details about our events, our location, or anything paddling related, please do not hesitate to contact us 😀

Stay Tuned for future lesson sets!

 

 

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Super Sprints Event https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/super-sprints-event/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/super-sprints-event/#comments Sat, 02 Jul 2016 04:01:55 +0000 https://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=1282 We are excited to announce that our first ever seniors day Super Sprints was a hit. Thanks to all teams who came out and represented! Great weather, great times and great spirit! Thanks to all of our volunteers and a congratulations to all teams for an excellent day of racing! If you are interested in […]

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We are excited to announce that our first ever seniors day Super Sprints was a hit. Thanks to all teams who came out and represented! Great weather, great times and great spirit! Thanks to all of our volunteers and a congratulations to all teams for an excellent day of racing!

If you are interested in seeing some photographs of the event feel free to peruse through those on our Penticton Dragon Boat Festival Facebook page.

Thanks for a great day everybody!

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September Festival Accommodation (2016) https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/september-festival-accommodation-2016/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/september-festival-accommodation-2016/#respond Sat, 21 May 2016 02:22:51 +0000 https://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=1147 For all you dragon boaters out there interested in our September Festival please note that it is a busy time of year here in Penticton. For your convenience please click the hyperlink “Hotel Availability” below which contains a current list of accommodation available in our area. Hotel Avaliability Also, the Penticton Lakeside resort has plenty […]

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For all you dragon boaters out there interested in our September Festival please note that it is a busy time of year here in Penticton. For your convenience please click the hyperlink “Hotel Availability” below which contains a current list of accommodation available in our area.

Hotel Avaliability

Also, the Penticton Lakeside resort has plenty of rooms available and they have offered a special room rate for us! Just mention that you are here for the PENTICTON DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL and enjoy the discounted rates.

Penticton Lakeside Resort Avaliability

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Accommodation Options at PDBF 2015 https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/accommodation-options-at-pdbf-2015/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/accommodation-options-at-pdbf-2015/#respond Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:29:19 +0000 http://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=664 We’ve got lots of registrations coming in ahead of our Early Bird Deadline (July 31, 2015) for the Penticton Dragon Boat Festival. September 12 and 13 is a busy weekend in the City of Penticton, thanks to your awesome support. We’ve got some great accommodation options figured out, just e-mail info@pentictondragonboat.com

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We’ve got lots of registrations coming in ahead of our Early Bird Deadline (July 31, 2015) for the Penticton Dragon Boat Festival. September 12 and 13 is a busy weekend in the City of Penticton, thanks to your awesome support. We’ve got some great accommodation options figured out, just e-mail info@pentictondragonboat.com

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Spring Training in Penticton https://pentictondragonboat.com/teams/spring-training-in-penticton/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/teams/spring-training-in-penticton/#respond Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:40:17 +0000 http://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=608 Come to sunny Penticton to get a jump start on your season training.  We can put together a fantastic weekend for your team with access to dragon boats and all equipment, including paddles and lifejackets.  Take advantage of our fantastic indoor training facility equipped with paddling ergs.  This is a great way to work on […]

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Come to sunny Penticton to get a jump start on your season training.  We can put together a fantastic weekend for your team with access to dragon boats and all equipment, including paddles and lifejackets.  Take advantage of our fantastic indoor training facility equipped with paddling ergs.  This is a great way to work on technique or hold time trials.  Drop us an email at info@pentictondragonboat.com for more information.

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Come Try Dragonboat! https://pentictondragonboat.com/teams/new-paddlers/come-try-dragonboat/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/teams/new-paddlers/come-try-dragonboat/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:40:46 +0000 http://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=576 We are offering some free sessions in May & June for interested paddlers to come out and try dragon boat.  Bring a friend or your spouse and have some fun on the water.  Representatives from all of the teams will be there so you can find out who needs paddlers and which team will be the best fit for you.

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We are offering some free sessions in May & June for interested paddlers to come out and try dragon boat.  Bring a friend or your spouse and have some fun on the water.  Representatives from all of the teams will be there so you can find out who needs paddlers and which team will be the best fit for you.  Click the link for dates and details.

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The Penticton Dragon Boat Festival Featured on PBS! https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/penticton-dragon-boat-festival-featured-pbs/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/pdbf/penticton-dragon-boat-festival-featured-pbs/#respond Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:19:35 +0000 http://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=535 Here is a brief look at our great event. Thank you to KSPS Public Television for producing.

PDBF on KSPS

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Here is a brief look at our great event. Thank you to KSPS Public Television for producing.

PDBF on KSPS

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Paddler’s Party Tickets on Sale https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/paddlers-party-tickets-sale/ https://pentictondragonboat.com/uncategorized/paddlers-party-tickets-sale/#respond Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:36:59 +0000 http://pentictondragonboat.com/?p=432 Don’t miss the 2014 Paddler’s Party.  Your ticket includes a great buffet dinner with loads of delicious options to re-fuel after a day of racing.  Plus a chance to win great prizes.  This is a great opportunity to socialize with your team and meet other paddlers.  Tickets are available online and MUST be purchased in […]

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2014 PDBF Paddlers' PartyDon’t miss the 2014 Paddler’s Party.  Your ticket includes a great buffet dinner with loads of delicious options to re-fuel after a day of racing.  Plus a chance to win great prizes.  This is a great opportunity to socialize with your team and meet other paddlers.  Tickets are available online and MUST be purchased in advance.

Tickets are still available at 5pm, Sept 5, at Registration. Cash only pls. $21

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