Good luck to the 2013 Los Angeles Dragon Boat Team representing the USA at the China-Foshan International Dragon Boat Tournament in Guangdong, China on November 1-3, 2013.
The team consists of combined paddlers from Aerodragons, Space Dragons, LARD, LA Pinks, Splashing Flyers, San Diego, Guam and Team DPW.
Joining the team are some of DPW’s finest;
The team is also head coached by our very own Coach Nathan Salazar.
Good luck, guys, and safe travels!
Practices are still ongoing on Fridays 7:30AM at the dam. Please check your emails for reminders and announcements.
Damn the pain, paddle hard! And no matter what….
JUST KEEP PADDLING!!!!
Keep an eye on Olivia (3rd seat) around the 2:13 time mark!
I think we’re missing a paddler!!!
If you think watching from the sidelines is intense, just take a look at what the drummer is seeing during the race.
250m Division A Finals
The Race was re-run for Bronze between Team DPW and Vortex after their collision.
250m Division B Finals
500m Open (Men) Finals
500m Division A Finals
You may have already seen from the shore videos that Team DPW collided with Vortex at the 250m Division A finals.
Well, here’s a closer look at what happened from the drummer’s point of view.
At this point, Coach Nathan is telling Reyna to row in…
Here’s the full video