Membership Information

Initial practices with Bay Area Dragons are FREE (all equipment is provided). We recommend becoming a member after trying out a few beginner practices and ask a coach if you are ready to attend the intermediate/advanced practices.

Full Year Membership (includes the remainder of 2021 and 2022):

New Members: $150
Returning Members: $130
Students (new and returning): $90

Click here to fill on the online membership form with payment options (paypal/credit card or pay by check).

Benefits of becoming a Member:

  • Ability to attend Member/Advanced practices – typically on Tuesdays @ 6:30pm and Saturdays at 9:00am
  • Ability to participate in dragon boat races and exclusive paddling boot camps
  • Liability Insurance coverage
  • Ability to reserve and paddle with the club owned OC1 Outrigger canoes 7 days a week (Note: Available for active members who practice and race with BAD).
  • Participate in exclusive member-only social events
  • Help keep the club going so we can continue to offer free lessons and maintain the boats and equipment
  • Support your local paddling community
  • Stay healthy, get outdoors, meet fun new people, all for a cost much cheaper than your monthly gym membership!

Bay Area Dragons is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization so your membership fee is tax-deductible.  Our Tax ID # (EIN) is 94-3308173.

Consider making a tax-deductible donation to us so we can continue to offer services to our local community.

Click here to donate to BAD.

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