No steering experience is necessary.
Some paddling experience and knowledge of dragon boat racing is essential.
DATES: TUESDAY, MARCH 24 or JUNE 23, 2020
TIME: 9:00am to 4:00pm
WHERE: Lake Miona Park
10501 CR 115 (off of CR 472E)
Oxford, FL 34484 (The Villages)
Program Schedule: All training including theory, will take place at Miona Lake Park.
9:00am - Welcome & Intro
9:15am - Launch boat
9:30am - On-water training
10:30am - Theory discussion
12:00pm - On-water training
1:00pm - Video review & lunch
2:00pm - On-water training
3:00pm - Theory discussion
4:00pm - Wrap up
What to Bring:
-Lunch & snacks
-Note pad & pen
-Cell phone or camera for photos/video
-Comfortable clothing & footwear with "grip"
-Change of clothes recommended in case of rain or cooler temperatures
-Sunscreen & hat
1) Parking is free and on-site. Your vehicle will be accessible all day.
2) Each participant will experience approximately 20-25 minutes of actual steering during the day.
3) Paddles & life jackets will be available to anyone flying in from out of the area.
What will be provided:
-Dragon boat & equipment