Team Fees & Team Divisions

Through
February 15, 2018
February 16, 2018 –
May 15, 2018
May 16, 2018 – May 26, 2018
Breast Cancer Survivor $900.00 $1,000.00 $1,500.00
Club $1,000.00 $1,100.00 $1,500.00
Community $1,000.00 $1,100.00 $1,500.00

Unfortunately, we will be unable to consider registrations after May 26, 2018.

CLUB TEAMS

Teams consist of up to 20 paddlers (minimum 16), a drummer, a steerer and up to two alternate paddlers. See “Starting a Team”.

  • BCS (Breast Cancer Survivors): All paddlers must be survivors and may be inclusive of female and male members. Drummer and steerer may be non-BCS. A breast cancer survivor has been defined by the International Breast Cancer Paddlers’ Commission as “a person who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.”
  • Club Mixed: Crews must consist of an equal number of male and female paddlers (10/10, 9/9, or 8/8). This division is for crews experienced in racing, paddlers are generally members of dragon boat organizations or clubs, have access to boats and equipment and has practice experience more than the (1-3) practices the festival host provides.
  • Club Open: There are no restrictions on crew composition. This division is for crews experienced in racing, paddlers are generally members of dragon boat organizations or clubs, have access to boats and equipment and has practice experience more than the (1-3) practices the festival host provides.
  • Club Women: All paddlers must be female. This division is for crews experienced in racing, paddlers are generally members of dragon boat organizations or clubs, have access to boats and equipment and has practice experience more than the (1-3) practices the festival host provides.

COMMUNITY TEAMS

  • Festival Community/Corporate Open: There are no restrictions on crew composition. This division is reserved for novice crews with little or no experience. Examples: crews are corporate (commercial/ business), community organizations (i.e. Fire, Police, EMS, schools, fitness centers, etc.) and Friends/Family groups. Community teams are not members of dragon boat organizations or clubs and generally race 1 festival a year, not more than 3.
  • Festival Community/Corporate Mixed: Crews must consist of an equal number of male and female paddlers (10/10, 9/9, or 8/8). This division is reserved for novice crews with little or no experience. Examples: crews are corporate (commercial/ business), community organizations (i.e. Fire, Police, EMS, schools, fitness centers, etc.) and Friends/Family groups. Community teams are not members of dragon boat organizations or clubs and generally race 1 festival a year, not more than 3.
  • Festival Community/Corporate Women: All paddlers must be female. This division is reserved for novice crews with little or no experience. Examples: crews are corporate (commercial/ business), community organizations (i.e. Fire, Police, EMS, schools, fitness centers, etc.) and Friends/Family groups. Community teams are not members of dragon boat organizations or clubs and generally race 1 festival a year, not more than 3.