Youth Dragonboating Program Begins in Lethbridge

Posted on : Friday, July 12, 2013


The Dragonboat Association of Southern Alberta will begin its Youth Dragonboating Program on Wednesday, July 17 at Henderson Lake from 6:30pm – 8:00pm.   Youth ages 11 – 17 are welcome to attend this free program, pre-registration is required. 


“We will be running the Youth Program for an hour and half every 2nd Wednesday”, says Becky Little, DASA’s Youth Program Coordinator, “At the beginning of each session, we will be covering dryland basics, the stroke and water safety, then branching into Dragonboat History, Cultural connections, etc.  The goal of the program is to introduce youth to the sport of dragonboating, one of the fastest growing team sports in the world.”

Youth are being asked to pre-register by contacting Becky at or through the link on the DASA Facebook page: