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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:

Racine Reef Point Marina on Thursdays, beginning May 12th
  • Thursday  1730-1930

*Dates and Time Subject to Change based on weather.

 Upcoming Competitions:


Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival- July 30


Other races to be announced could include:


Mile High Dragon Boat Festival– July 18-19



If you are interested in joining one of our WI Veterans Dragon Boat Teams, Please contact Chris Wiegand at 617-803-5029 or