The twenty third Annual YMCA Dragon Boat Group Problem, offered by Repsol, kicked off at this time Thursday, September 29, 2022 at Northshore Park in The Woodlands. Groups will take part in a single 4-hour bracket, 8 a.m. to midday or 2–6 p.m., throughout the four-day occasion, held from September 29 – October 2. Spectators are welcome to cease by, watch the enjoyable, and cheer in your favourite workforce.
View photographs from the primary day of the problem on the Hi there Woodlands Fb web page and on Instagram:
Every workforce has a minimal of 20 members, however not more than 30, and a minimal of 5 females and individuals have to be at the least 18 years of age. Excessive College groups, ninth–twelfth grade, will take part within the Sunday morning bracket.
The occasion options 6 completely different workforce actions, however the Dragon Boat races are the principle occasion. The boats, owned by The American Dragon Boat Affiliation, are transported from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Dragon boats are 40 ft lengthy, extraordinarily colourful and weigh over 1,800 kilos every. The actions are designed to deliver people collectively to attain a single objective – to have enjoyable and construct relationships!
Celebrating 23 years rowing for a trigger, the YMCA Dragon Boat Group Problem advantages the YMCA’s Annual Marketing campaign, which ensures the YMCA can supply distinctive alternatives for households to come back collectively in a secure place, create a welcoming atmosphere for all, and make sure that everybody has entry to the YMCA and its applications, no matter age, earnings, background or circumstance. The YMCA is not only a spot, however a objective.
Be taught extra in regards to the twenty third Annual YMCA Dragon Boat Group Problem at https://ymcahouston.org/be part of/dragon-boat.