Team USA

Interested in becoming a TEAM USA coach?

To produce the most competitive nationally representative TEAM USA in all racing classes the USDBF Board would like to further strengthen the emphasis on national selection with TEAM USA coaches who will work in a collegial manner with one another, the paddlers, the USDBF Board of Directors and the IDBF representatives to ensure successful representation of the USA at IDBF World Championships. 

The selection of these coaches is a function of the High- Performance Committee (HPC) whose mission is to create a USDBF TEAM USA whose staff and members represent the most highly skilled coaches and respective crews reflective of the diversity of the members of the USDBF and its regions.

Click here for the full explanation of responsibilites, qualifications and application 


Are you curious about what Team USA is like?  Check out these videos about being selected for and racing as a member of Team USA: 

2017 Road to Kunming
2017 Team USA - Kunming

2015 Road to Welland
Team USA - Welland 2015