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Paddles Up With A Transgender Dragon Boat Team

San Francisco’s Rainbow Koi Team- a wide ranging team consisting of many colors, encompasses of homosexuals, transgender and the straight alike. As it appears, the team is as unique as its name, harbouring still the same strong bond of a Read more ›

Kirby’s Tips on Dragon Boat Paddling Technique

Best paddling technique for Dragon Boat from Kirby Mark Kirby Mark who has been paddling for a few years made some compilation of guidelines and pointers to the dragon boat strokes to improve your technique. Lots of paddlers give thanks Read more ›

A Tribute To Jon Taylor – Longest Serving AusDBF President

Article written by Kel Watt and published as a tribute to Jon Taylor: Jon Taylor 13th October 1952 – 17th December 2008 The problem with trying to recognise the remarkable and extraordinary contribution of Jon Taylor when he was in Read more ›

History of Dragonboat Racing

Around two thousand years ago in China there lived a man named Qua Yuan, a patriotic poet. Qua was one of the king’s advisors however his ideas were believed to be radical. He was often criticised by his fellow jealous Read more ›

Dragonboat Stroke Synchronization

The biggest challenge of dragon boat racing is managing synchrony. To do that, teams that spend more time practicing on water tend to have an advantage. Some teams that emphasize stroke rate might put their strongest members in the front Read more ›