Rotary Club of Peachtree City Dragon Boat Festival
The 10th Annual Rotary Club of Peachtree City Dragon Boat Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2017, and you will not want to miss it. Featuring teams from different communities and countries, the excitement is sure to thrill. New races and events will highlight the day.
Dragon boat racing is the worlds fastest growing water sport. It combines tradition with modern day teamwork, enthusiasm, and strategy. Looking for leadership and team building activities that focus on unique athletics and diversity? Dragon boating is a great way for corporations, organizations, and youth groups to get involved in a dynamic setting.
What’s most exciting is the growth of the sport at the grassroots level. Dragon Boat Racing is great fun and accessible to anyone, young or old, of all abilities. Participants at any level of fitness who can sit unassisted and hold a paddle, can quickly adapt to and develop a passion for this sport. No experience is required. The Rotary Club of Peachtree City provides experienced coaches to ensure your paddling experience is safe and fun.
Do you want to see if this is for you? Are you interested in a new cross training experience? Community Outreach Learn to Paddle Sessions are being held on beautiful Lake Peachtree Tuesday mornings at 9:45 am.Thursdays evenings at 6:45 pm and one Saturday per month through September. Each session is $5. Check schedule on Facebook @ptcdragonboats or contact 770-487-4396.
The Festival is a fantastic way to support our communities. The 2017 Charity Partners are: Bloom Our Youth, Breast Cancer Survivors’ Network, Midwest Food Bank and Fayette Council on Domestic Violence (DBA Promise Place). If you have a desire to help these amazing nonprofits join the festival with a team, as a sponsor or as a vendor.
To register or for more information, visit the https://www.ptcdragonboats.org