In 2016, Adaptive Adventures- Milwaukee will continue a productive partnership with the Racine Dragonboat Club and expand on local adaptive sports groups, veterans organizations, and rehabilitation hospitals in the greater Milwaukee area.
Adaptive Adventures has been once again chosen as the primary charity for the Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival, and was the charity of choice at GWN National Club Championships in 2015! Adaptive Adventures has developed the first ever Veterans Category at the 2015 Nationals Club Championships.
In Racine we will continue to support and strengthen the National Club Championship finalist Veteran team this 2016 season.
United States Veterans Administration Team (Competitive adaptive veterans team of all era's with a physical disability)
Head Coach- J.Jay Delariman
Assistant Coach- Linda 'LT' Tomsevics
Veteran Captain- Tina Leet
Orientation Clinic and Training Dates:
Racine/Milwaukee Area- April 30- May 1 (exact locations TBA and verified in application verification email) Apply Now!
Friday May 6- 1830-2130 Meet you new teammates, learn about the 2016 season goals, and introduction to technical concepts and foundations of dragonboat. Food and drink provided!
Saturday May 7- 0900-1200 Water application of technical skills and foundations for fitness, stroke phases, and video review.
Ongoing weekly practices:
*Dates and Time Subject to Change based on weather.
Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival- July 30
Other races to be announced could include:
- Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival
Mile High Dragon Boat Festival– July 18-19