ICF 2014 Dragon Boat World Championships Day 1 Updates

Dragon Boat Team USA wraps up day 1 of the ICF Dragon Boat World Championships with 2 medals!

Silver in the 500m 20-man Women’s Masters

Bronze in the 500m in the 20-man Mixed Masters

Congratulations to the Team DPW paddlers who were in these boats.

Steve Evans
Miguel Osorio
Raymond Vinole
Rex Cajanding
Jennifer Edo
Jennifer Ito
Patty Curiel
Connie Rayna
Swati Kadam

And Congratulations Team USA!!!


Team DPW at the 2014 AZ Dragon Boat Festival

Congratulations to Team DPW Mixed2 for winning Gold in the Mixed Division C finals against top competition from some college teams, Long Beach, and Arizona local teams.


Congratulations to Team DPW Men’s Team for winning Gold in the OPEN Consolation Finals against LARD and the combined Arizona OPEN team.


Congrats too to some of our paddlers who won Gold in the Women’s division with Aero Dragons, and our masters paddlers who won Gold and Bronze with the Long Beach Masters.

Here’s the team at the awarding ceremony


Thanks everyone.


Proud to be your Cooch!

-Coach Nathan




11th Annual AZ Dragon Boat Festival

The 11th Annual AZ Dragon Boat Festival will be held on March 22 and 23, 2014 at the Tempe Town Lake in Tempe, AZ.  

Please e-mail us at info@teamdpw.org and/or Coach Nathan Salazar (Nathan@teamdpw.org) if you wish to participate in this event. Team DPW is planning to put 2 strong mixed boats, gender boats, and a masters boat this year.

The race registration cost per paddler is $35
(*Online processing fees may apply)
(*Please indicate for whom the registration is for)

2014 AZ Race Registration for:

For accommodations, we have reserved 10 rooms at the Radisson Hotel Phoenix Airport.  Our reservation is under “Team DPW”.  Please call the hotel directly and submit your credit card information to reserve your room.  We have reserved twin bedrooms which may accommodate up to 4 people.

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