Here's a sampling of our community involvement in Tampa Bay and Florida over the years.
Sarasota international dragon boat festival - 2014
The Save Our Sisters dragon boat team (from Miami) and the Pink Dragon Ladies (from Tampa Bay) co-hosted IBCPC's 4th International Participatory Dragon Boat Festival in Sarasota with over 100 BCS teams and thousands of breast cancer survivor paddlers from around the world in attendance.
Tampa Bay Holiday Paddle – December, (2012, 2013 and 2014)
The Pink Dragon Ladies and the Blue Dragons Paddling Club co-hosted a holiday paddle for all the local dragon boat teams the past several years. After dusk, the teams paddled up the Hillsborough River and serenaded the riverside homes with holiday carols. Every paddler brought a toy to donate to Toys for Tots.
Girl Scouts paddle at the Tampa Bay int’l festival – 2013
The Pink Dragon Ladies sponsored a Girl Scout dragon boat team in 2013. The Pinks provided the Girl Scouts a dragon boat , coaching, practices (with after-practice pizza parties), and paid for their race registration in 2013.