Dragon Boat Race Start Fit for Various Teams – 5-15

The purpose of a start in dragon boat racing is to increase the speed of the dragon boat during the beginning of the race so the team can settle into a race pace. Generally the stroke rate during the middle and end of a start will be the high. The follow describes the stroke rate… Continue reading Dragon Boat Race Start Fit for Various Teams – 5-15

Dragon Boat Paddling Technique Tips

5 quick tips and mental reminders about basic positions in the dragon boat stroke and what to think of. #1 Ready Position – The Foundation Sit up straight. Both feet are forward and planted on the rib (ridges) on the floor of the boat. A variation is one foot may be tucked under your seat. Most… Continue reading Dragon Boat Paddling Technique Tips