Different Strokes Dragon Boat Club Inc. is a Sydney-based dragon boat club that embraces a competitive spirit in a supportive environment. In order that we fully engage with current and prospective members, this document aims to present an overview of the objectives of the organisation and the expectations required of its members.
Objectives of Different Strokes Dragon Boat Club Inc
Expectations of club members
The club has a level of commitment and standard of behaviour expected of all members. This includes:
Management of Different Strokes Dragon Boat Club Inc
The business and activities of DSDBC are to be managed in accordance with the Constitution of the club. This allows for the business and activities of the club to be guided by the Committee elected from the membership. The committee will at all times act in the club's best interest and will endeavour to be receptive to feedback from the membership.
Selection for regattas
As a competitive club, we encourage and support each member to strive to achieve their personal best in dragon boat racing.
We understand and acknowledge that the capacity and desire to excel differs between people. We also understand that each person will have differing capacities to attend training due to personal commitments and circumstances.
The club will always strive to put forward the strongest teams possible at each regatta. We will try to give members as many races as possible and this will often be achieved by entering a number of teams. It is, therefore to be expected that if more than one team is entered in a category that one team will be stronger than the other.
The Head Coach will determine team selection according to the following factors: