2015 USDBF Club Crew National Championship 

The USDBF is pleased to announce that we will be working with GWN Dragon Boating again to host the 2015 USDBF Club Crew National Championships at Lake Arlington, IL on July 25-26th, 2015. Practice racing will be scheduled for Friday the 24th. In addition, the USDBF will be offering a training course on Friday the 24thfor those who wish to become USDBF Race Officials or learn more about the officiating side of the sport.

Please save the date and we look forward to seeing your club participate in the 2015 USDBF CCNCs to race for the title of National Champion and compete for a berth in your division to the IDBF CCWCs in Adelaide, Australia in 2016.

Lake Arlington provides a beautiful venue for fair and competitive racing staged within Lake Arlington Park. The venue is in close proximity to one of the fastest growing dragon boat centers and the ease of travel to/from Chicago provides a great opportunity for out of town teams from across the country to compete against one another in what promises to be exciting racing! It’s the ideal opportunity to for your clubs to make this our largest CCNC to date! 

Race distances to be offered: 200m, 500m, 2000m

Race classes include:

- Junior (Mixed, Women, Open)

- U24 (Mixed, Women, Open)

- Premier (Mixed, Women, Open)

- Senior (Mixed, Women, Open)

- Grand Dragon (Mixed, Women, Open)

- Great Grand Dragon (Mixed, Women, Open)

- Breast Cancer SurvivorThe United States Dragon

We will also be presenting a Drummer/Caller Clinic at the CCNC:

Drummer/ Caller Clinic

Date of Training: Friday, July 24, 2015 Time: 3 – 7 pm

Fee: $35 per participant before July 10, $45 after or day of event

Location of Training: Courtyard Chicago Arlington Heights/North (Race Headquarters)

Address: 3700 N Wilke Road Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1200 Phone: (847) 394-9999


The CCNC Organizing Committee


CCNC Bulletins:

2015 Club Crew Bulletin #2 V3b

GWN CCNC Information

IDBF Rules of Racing

Event information for the Club Crew Word Championships

Additional event information:
can be found here and additional info on rules and restrictions for Club Crew can be found here.