After a successful debut of dragon boat lessons, the Penticton Dragon Boat Festival is offering more beginning in two weeks. Western News file photo

Dragon boat club offering more lessons

Success from initial Penticton Dragon boat lessons results in more offered

The Penticton Dragon Boat Festival is offering a second series of lessons.

These practices will offer an introduction to dragon boating, where participants will learn to train and race in dragon boats. The program goes from Aug. 14 to Sept. 6, Monday and Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Racing will take place at the Penticton Dragon Boat Festival, Sept. 9 to 10. The cost to enroll is $94+ GST. This price covers all eight sessions and includes the use of equipment. For further information, or if you wish to register for the course please contact