Pan Am Dragon Boat Racing

LEVEL I USDBF Coaching Certificate



Level 1 USDBF Coach Certificate 

Completion of Pan Am Level 1 Coach Course required.

To confirm retroactive eligibility contact Pat Bradley at







This course is an introductory coaching class to provide aspiring coaches the knowledge, tools, and basic skills to establish and train a dragon boat team.

Program Content:
-Effective coaching techniques
-Ethics in dragon boating
-Stroke mechanics
-Technical drills
-Practice planning
-Race planning
-Seasonal planning
-Boat balance

Program Delivery:
-Practical Exercises
-Paddle machine instruction
-Manuals provided






Pan Am Dragon Boat