The AZ Gila Dragons lit up the dragon boat and hit the waters as part of Tempe’s Festival of Lights Boat Parade! Nearly 50 boats participated and spectators lined the lake to cheer on the boaters – even Santa Claus escaped the cooler temps of the North Pole to participate in the festivities! More parade […]
Arizona Dragon Boat is participating in Tempe’s Festival of Lights Boat Parade on December 13! Come watch us – spectator admission is FREE!
Paddlers and friends, I have some very sad news, as we have lost one of our dearest friends. Okie O’Connor unfortunately passed away while paddling on the lake on Sat. April 20th. This is a huge loss to all of us….no-one has been more helpful to us on the water than Okie during the 10 […]
TEMPE, Ariz. — The 2013 Arizona Dragon Boat Festival is celebrating 10 years at Tempe Town Lake and four teams are joining in to celebrate this milestone of dragon boat racing on the lake. The Arizona Gila Dragons along with the Killer Guppies, L.A. Thunder Dragons, and Mayo Clinic were awarded Saturday for 10 years […]
Tempe – You can hear water sloshing as 20 paddles quickly dive in the water and out again to the consistent beat of the drum, it’s music to the ears of this dragon boat team. It would seem they should be paddling down a river in rural China, but dragon boats will be taking over […]