The Alameda DragonFlyers returned to the Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival in 2018 after an absence of several years. Our gracious hosts, the Rogue Paddling Club, made sure we were comfortable and well fed at camp.
Our women’s team took second place in Division C, and we all came home with new friends and great memories.
It was a blustery Sunday on Lake Merritt in Oakland, but spirits were high when we fielded two teams for our first race of the year hosted by our friends the Oakland Renegades. Here’s a picture of our novice boat setting off for the first race of the day.