Steel City Dragons News

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paddling2013Our 2015 paddling season is ending and we welcomed a number of brand new paddlers to the sport.

We’ll start back up in April/May 2016 with another exciting season and will welcome even more new paddlers. Until then, we have our winter indoor conditioning program with affordable monthly rates — a great way to stay fit and flexible for the next season.

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Steel City Dragons receives grant from UPMC

March 6, 2015

The Steel City Dragons received a generous $7500 grant from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) for outreach support, health and wellness community programming, and breast cancer survivor-specific wellness and paddling clinics.

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On-water Workouts for Mixed Team and Pink Steel

  • Our on-water season is winding down and the schedule is changing weekly. Members should check the message board for the latest changes. The calendar on our schedule page is also updated frequently.

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Paypal donations: You can make a difference with your tax-deductible donation. Our all-volunteer organization puts all donations directly into programs for new dragon-boaters, equipment, and facilities. Your dollars make dragon boating accessible to more people and helps send our teams to represent Pittsburgh in cities across the U.S. and around the world.



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