2017 Season has begun, please join us for Open Paddler Practices and learn how to paddle!

New rookie paddlers are always welcome to participate in three free practices, no experience necessary.     

ROOKIES join members, Every TUESDAY, from April-October  @ 6:00 p.m.

Members race practice every Thursday at 6:00 p.m.

Please continue to visit website for additional opportunities to paddle

808 Boucher Avenue, Annapolis, Md 21403

You must sign up in advance as a (Guest) on our website, under the (tab sign up practice)

You can check the sign up date for any weather cancellations, after 4:00 pm 

Please arrive 15 minutes before practice to sign waiver and participate in mandatory team on land, warm-up

We welcome all ages over 18, men and women, breast cancer and other cancer warriors and supporters. We are a fun-loving group committed to exercise, teamwork, and promoting the sport of dragon boat through competition.  Annapolis Dragon Boat Club is a non-profit organization with 501(c) (3) status, which seeks to share the benefits of the sport with anyone who would like to give it a try, regardless of experience or fitness level.  This accessible team sport is fun, energizing and exciting.  A full body workout with opportunities for recreational training or competitive racing, depending on your interest.

Our coach and members are dedicated to helping new paddlers acclimate to the sport. Weekly practices allow our members to build endurance on the water and refine our technique, in order to bring out our best at competitive regional festivals throughout the year.

What you need to practice
Club will provide you with a paddle and a PFD (Personal Floatation Device) if you don't have your own. We suggest you bring a water bottle and wear fast drying, weather appropriate clothing; water shoes or footwear that you don't mind getting wet.  Optional - hat and/or sunglasses and sun block.
This is a water sport, so you may get wet – change of clothes is always a good idea

If you have additional questions, or to join the club at an annual fee of $125.00 a year, please contact membership chairperson at


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Guinness World Record -

August 26, 2017

WE HAVE OFFICIALLY MADE HISTORY!!! These amazing #dragonwarriors have just made the Guinness World Records for Breast Cancer#Survivors paddling a half marathon --The crew of 22 breast cancer survivors finished in two hours, 49 minutes and 59 seconds.  for 13.1 miles!!

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Events Calendar



2017 Schedule

Please save these dates and go to the (SIGN UP) tab, (EVENTS SIGN UP) (RACE SIGN UP) for additional details and to register your attendance.


September 16, 2017 
Dink for Pink Pickle Ball Tournament Fundraiser 8:00-4:00 The "Pip" Moyer Recreation Center (PMRC) located at 273 Hilltop Lane, Annapolis, MD 21403

September 23, 2017
Soft Paddle

October 7, 2017
RACE Philadelphia

October, 2017
Brighton Fundraiser

October 24, 2017
STEM Presentation Annapolis Library



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