NJDBC 12 Paddler Challenge

Race Date = 2017 CANCELLED Saturday Sept 30, 2017 [10AM-4PM] 
  • With great regret - we have to cancel this event due to lack of entries. Look for a 2018 date earlier in the Summer. Please consider joining us for the return of the "DAREDEVIL Challenge on Sunday Oct 8, 2017.
  • Team Listing (Mixed or BCS divisions require a minimum of 3 teams, otherwise teams will be moved to Premier Open or Women's divisions)
      • All Gals (min 10 gals) = NJDBC Jersey Gals,
      • Mixed (min 5 guys, 5 gals) = Team Dragons, Team Kaya, Tempest
      • All BCS (min 10 gals) = Pathways Team SOS NJ
      • Open (min 10 paddlers) = ???

THE EVENT
Represents our 3rd 12 paddler Challenge. Come and have some fun...Jersey style!!!.

REGISTRATION
  • Online registration form - teams or individuals
  • Entry Fee = $700/team or $50/participant (roster max = 14)
    • $10 for each guest attending for access to food table.
    • Send check written to: "NJ Dragon Boat Club", send to: P.O. Box 51, East Hanover, NJ 07936
    • Call 201-738-0918 for credit card payment
    • Includes: 2-200m / 2-500m races (with 1 turn) / 1-100m back paddle (based on points earned on order of finish per heat)
    • Individual prizes for winning teams
    • Breakfast munchies and Lunch with hot dogs/meat and veggie burgers w/salads...
  • LUNCH TIME CHALLENGES: ??
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PARTICIPANT/TEAM INFO
Accepting entries from Women and Co-ed teams.
  • Location = Drewes Beach = across street from 125 Lake Shore Drive (Parsippany 07054)
    • respect 25mph speed limit - cops at the ready to ticket at all times!!!
    • Parking available on side streets
    • No parking along Lake Shore Drive
  • Race Categories
    • All Gals / Mixed (min 5 guys, 5 gals)  / Open (no gender requirements) / BCS
    • Min of 3 teams in a category.
    • minimum 10 paddlers
    • Roster max = 14
    • NO Drummer
    • Steerer provided if needed
  • SCHEDULE
    • 9:30AM - captains meeting
    • 9AM - breakfast and registration
    • 10AM-4PM - races
    • Noon-1PM - lunch break
  • WHAT TO BRING
    • Beach Chair, canopy, towel, extra set of dry clothes
    • Sun block
    • Bug Spray
    • Optional: your paddle, USCG approved pfd, butt pad (inflatable pfds OK)
    • water jug/bottle so you can fill from our drink coolers
    • fishing (catch/release) permitted with a current NJ fishing license
    • beach toys: volleyball, horse shoes (we have 2 horse shoe pits and a sand volleyball court)
    • You may bring alcohol, but it may NOT be in a glass container.
  • WHAT WE PROVIDE
    • paddles, pfds, seat cushions
    • individual medals for 1st
    • AM breakfast munchies, coffee, OJ
    • lunch = beef and veggie burgers, hot dogs, salads
  • MISC INFO
  • PARKING
    • NO parking along Lake Shore drive (you WILL be ticketed)
    • Plenty of local street parking. Just don't block any driveways.
  • LAKE RULES
    • NO PETS
    • NO GLASS CONTAINERS
    • NO SMOKING
    • NO SWIMMING
PAST RESULTS
  • 2016 = Results: Congrats to winners: Tempest (Mixed) and River Sirens (Women)
  • 2014 = Congrats to winners: UEAA (Mixed)