Prior Year Races

2016 Race Dates

Date City Information
Feb. 6 Ponce PR Puerto Rico Dragon Boat Festival (Pink Steel)
July 9 Akron OH Dragons on the Lake Dragon Boat Festival
August 6 Jamestown NY Chautauqua Lake Dragon Boat Festival
Sept. 17 Mercer County NJ Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival
Sept. 24 Pittsburgh PA Steel City Dragon Boat Festival
Oct ? TBA Women’s race TBA

2015 Race Dates

Date City Information
July 11 Akron OH Dragons on the Lake Dragon Boat Festival
July 25-26 Chicago IL USDBF Club Crew National Championship (Pink Steel)
Aug. 29 Wheeling WV Wheeling Dragon Boat Festival
Sept. 12 Mercer County NJ Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival

2014 Racing Schedule

The Steel City Dragons raced in these events in 2014.

Date City Information
July 12 Akron OH Dragons on the Lake Dragon Boat Festival
Aug. 23 Washington, DC Capital Dragon Boat Regatta
Sept. 20 Cleveland OH Eigth Annual Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival
Oct. 24 Sarasota FL IBCPC Participatory Dragon Boat Festival (Pink Steel)

2013 Racing Schedule

The Steel City Dragons raced in these events in 2013.

Date City Information
Apri 22-27, 2013 Tampa, FL Pan Am Dragon Boat BCS Spring Train & Race Camp and 10th Annual Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Races (Pink Steel)
June 15 Buffalo, NY Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival
July 13 Akron OH Portage Lakes Dragon Boat Festival
July 27 Chicago, IL Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival
Aug. 24 National Harbor MD National Harbor Dragon Boat Regatta (Mixed team)
Sept. 13-15 Princeton NJ Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival & USDBF National Championships) (Pink Steel, Mixed team)
Oct 19 Orlando FL Walgreens Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival (Pink Steel)

2012 Racing Schedule

These races are under consideration for 2012. Dates with question marks are estimates based on prior years:

Date City Information
July 12-15 Windsor On. International Dragon Boats for the Cure festival (Pink Steel)
Aug. 3-4 Peekskill NY Peekskill Celebration Dragon Boat Races (Pink Steel)
Aug. 25 National Harbor MD National Harbor Dragon Boat Regatta (Mixed team)
Sept. 15 Princeton NJ 5th Annual Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival (Princeton NJ) (Pink Steel, Mixed team)

2011 Racing Schedule

Date City Information
March 28 – Apr. 2 Tampa Fl Tampa Bay camp with Bob McNamara and Rocky Point Dragon Boat Festival
May 21 Columbus Ohio Columbus Asian Festival
June 4 Philadelphia PA Independence Dragon Boat Regatta
June 5 Princeton NJ Paddle For Pink Community Dragon Boat Festival
July 9 Windsor On. International Dragon Boats for the Cure festival
Aug 1-7 Tampa Fl IDBF World Championships
Sept. 17 Princeton NJ 5th Annual Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival (Princeton NJ)

All paddlers: If you have any suggestions about future races, post them on the messageboard or send them toinfo@steelcitydragons.org. Keep watching the list for updates.

2010 Racing Schedule

Date City Information
May 22 Columbus Ohio Columbus Asian Festival
June 19 Baltimore MD Baltimore Dragon Boat Challenge
July 3 Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Dragon boat Challenge at the EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta
July 23-25 Chattanooga TN U.S. National Dragon Boat Club Crew Championships (Pink Steel and Team Pittsburgh)
Aug 7 Cleveland OH Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival (Steel City Dragons and Extreme Dragons)
Sept. 18 Princeton NJ 4th Annual Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival (Princeton NJ)

 

The Steel City Dragons competed in these races in 2009:

Date City Information
July 5 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta
July 11-12 Windsor Ontario FDJ International Dragon Boats for the Cure  (Pink Steel)
July 25 Toledo OH Great Maumee River Dragon Boat Festival
Aug. 29 Cleveland OH Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival (Women of Steel and Extreme Dragons)
Sept. 19 Princeton NJ 3rd Annual Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival (Princeton) NJ

The Steel City Dragons competed in these races in 2008:

Date City Information
June 7 Philadelphia PA Independence Dragon Boat Regatta
June 28 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Dragon Boat Races
July 12 Ithaca NY Fingerlakes International Dragon Boat Festival
July 18-20 Windsor Ontario 6th Annual FDJ International Dragon Boats for the Cure (Pink Steel)
Aug. 30 Harrisburg PA The Chinese Cultural & Arts Institute’s Dragon Boat Races at City of Harrisburg’s Kipona Festival
Sept. 20 Princeton NJ 2nd Annual GWN Challenge at Lake Mercer (Princeton) NJ
Oct 18 Orlando Orlando FL GWN Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival at WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort

The Steel City Dragons competed in these races in 2007:

Date City Information
6/9 Philadelphia PA Independence Dragon Boat Regatta (Team Pittsburgh – SCD and Paddlefish paddlers)
6/16 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Dragon Boat Races
7/4 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Regatta – Station Square
7/14 Ithaca NY Fingerlakes International Dragon Boat Festival
8/19 Kelso Conservation Park,
Milton, Ontario
Oakville Charity Dragon Boat Festival
9/1 Harrisburg PA The Chinese Cultural & Arts Institute’s Dragon Boat Races at City of Harrisburg’s Kipona Festival
9/22 Princeton NJ 1st Annual GWN Challenge at Lake Mercer (Princeton) NJ (Team Pittsburgh – SCD and Paddlefish paddlers)

The Steel City Dragons competed in these races in 2006:

Date City Information
7/2/06 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Regatta
7/15/06 Ithaca NY Fingerlakes International Dragon Boat Festival
8/20/06 Kelso Conservation Park,
Milton, Ontario
Oakville Charity Dragon Boat Festival
9/16/06 Pittsburgh PA Pittsburgh Dragon Boat Festival
10/7/06 Philadelphia PA Philadelphia International Dragon Boat Festival