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Interested in Dragon Boating?

Want to get some exercise and have fun? Join our club and try Dragon Boating! All you have to do is to show up and get in a boat!
Below are some good tips for your first visit:

Show up for practice at the Tempe Town Lake Marina wearing clothes that you would work out in and don't mind getting wet. Here's a recent video of a typical practice we have...

Bring a bottle of water, a hat and sun screen for yourself, we will provide you a paddle and a PFD (personal flotation device) to paddle in.
Come on out and make some great new friends! The experience of team spirit and the fun on the water are amazing and priceless, come join us today!

Here's a sights-n-sounds video from a race festival the Gilas attended back in 2022 in Reno, NV. It gives you more of flavor of what the Gilas do as a competitive Dragon Boat racing club. As you get more involved, there will be opportunities to travel the world with the Gilas as we go to where the action is at! We have gone to San Diego, Montana, Portland, Boston, Austin, Florida, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and as far away as Boracai Philipines, and Hong-Kong!

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