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Pink Steel takes silver in international event in Sarasota

October 26, 2014

Pink Steel, the breast cancer survivor team of the Steel City Dragons organization, took second place overall among 101 international teams at the 2014 IBCPC Participatory Dragon Boat Festival in Sarasota FL on October 24-26 2014. In a powerful showing, Pink Steel was the top finisher among all the U.S. teams and set the fastest time in the event during their semifinal qualifying.

Three Steel City Dragons teams champions in Cleveland

September 20,2014

2014clevelandThe Steel City Dragons fielded three teams (Steel City Dragons Mixed, Pink Steel, and Women of Steel) at the Eigth Annual Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival. All three teams won their divisions. The Mixed team had the fastest times in the first and third qualifying rounds and emerged as the top seed in the mixed championship final. They pulled out all the stops in the final, finishing with the fastest time of the day – a 1:59 for the 500-meter course. Pink Steel consistently had the fastest times in the breast cancer survivor division and won their championship final by a staggering margin of over six seconds. The Women of Steel showed their power, not only winning their division, but also posting times that were faster than all but three of the mixed teams. For their efforts, the teams brought home two trophies topped with beautifully handcrafted models of championship dragon boats.

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Try dragon boating – it’s easy and free!

paddling2013Our 2014 season has started and we’re welcoming anyone who wants to try this exciting sport to our on water sessions. Your first session is free and and we have low rates to join.

Pick a time from our schedule below and come at least 20 minutes early for sign-in and orientation. If you email us ahead of time at info@steelcitydragons.org we’ll know to be looking for you.

 

Schedule

  • Sunday: 5:30pm all members
  • Monday: 5:45-6:15p Pink Steel bootcamp
    6:15-7:30p Pink Steel regular practice
  • Tuesday: 6:15-7:30p Pink Steel regular practice
  • Wednesday:5:45-6:15p Pink Steel bootcamp
    6:15-7:30p Pink Steel regular practice
  • Thursday: 6:15-7:30p Pink Steel regular practice
  • Saturday: 8:30-10:00a All members

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