Steering dragon boat clinic

2024 Steering clinic

2024 Steering clinic

Are you interested in learning how to steer a dragon boat?

Our steering clinic will teach you how to steer a dragon boat in 2 days! The steering clinic is for people with or without experience. Here’s your chance to learn how to lead a dragon boat!

  • Date: May 4-5th, 2024.
  • Location: Olympic Basin, Montreal Parc Jean Drapeau.
  • Instructors: Dan Levine and Sylvain Laberge.
  • Hours: 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
  • Price: $ 155.00

The course takes place mainly on the water, including two short sessions on land for the theoretical portion. We ensure that everything is interactive and fun with a challenge!

Following the workshop, participants will volunteer to practice with different coaches. After a final evaluation, participants will receive their Dragon Boat Canada steering certification.

In addition to being evaluated, all participants must obtain:
– First aid certification
– BOATSMART Pleasure Craft Operator certification (online)
– Safe Sport Training online course – FREE
These three requirements must be done to receive DBC steering certification. They can be completed prior to the steering clinic.

Link to get the pleasure craft operator’s card

What to bring:

  • Appropriate paddling clothes – we will be outdoors, rain or shine (or snow)
  • Lunch for 2 days