To celebrate Asian Pacific Americans Heritage Month, Ascend will be participating in the 14th Annual DC Dragon Boat Race. The two-day event held along the Potomac River features cultural exhibitions, craft demonstrations and dragon boat racing to promote Asian culture in the DC Metro Washington area!
Come support the Ascend Dragon Boat team while we make our debut at the 14th Annual DC Dragon Boat Race! Cheer them on as Team Ascend competes in both the 250M and 500M race. Event details for participating in the race and attending the festival are listed below. Your New Year’s Resolution will thank you!
The festival takes place on Saturday, 5/16 and Sunday, 5/17. For race participants, there will be two mandatory weekend-practices in April, dates TBA. All levels/experiences are welcome!
If you’re interested in rowing with Team Ascend, please note that space is limited and is on a first come, first served basis. Register no later than 5/8. Space is limited to 10 seats for FEMALES. A confirmation will go out to those who have been selected.
Cost for Rowers: $50 deposit to participate on the racing team. ($50 is the deposit amount; at the day of the race you’ll get $25 back).
This event is free to attend! Come cheer on your friends and family!