DragonBoat Beaufort (DBB), a cancer survivor not‐for‐profit organization, will hold an open paddle event on Sunday May 17th at the Community Rowing & Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head SC from 1pm to 4pm.The event is being held to give the community the opportunity to learn about Dragon Boating and to experience paddling in a dragon boat.
DBB was formed in 2012 and is based in Beaufort. This event marks the first time the Dragon Boats have traveled to Hilton Head
The event is open to everyone 16 and over. Dragon boat paddling is great fun and easy to learn. Cancer survivors especially welcome. Equipment and safety gear will be provided. Please wear closed toe shoes.
Hilton Head Hospital will also be on hand to give out health information.
DBB is a not for profit organization consisting of cancer survivors and their supporters. Dragon Boat paddling has been shown to convey many health benefits to cancer patients. DBB has a competitive team that competes in races throughout the South East. DBB recently won the silver medal in the cancer survivor division at the Charleston Dragon boat festival.
DBB also has an outreach program that provides assistance to cancer patients and their caregivers in Beaufort County. If you know of anyone who is being treated or has recently completed treatment and require some assistance please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.