Black Dragons are an award-winning team who compete in festivals and dragon boat challenges around the United States. The team is comprised of intermediate and advanced paddlers with emphasis on great friendship, an edge for competition and a team who knows how to have a lot of fun.

Black Dragons Race History

Chicago Chinatown Race for Literacy - Chinatown, Chicago

Festival of the Fox  -St. Charles, Illinois

Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival - Orlando, Florida

Milwaukee Dragon Boat Festival  - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival - Arlington Heights, Illinois

Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival (2018) - Busse Woods - Schaumburg, Illinois

Mercer County Dragon Boat Festival - West Windsor Twp, New Jersey

Black Dragons practices are held on Saturday mornings and are open to beginner, novice and advanced paddlers. If you are interested in joining our team, contact Coach Cynthia Tom for more information.


Windy City Dragon Boat Club has been celebrating successful teams since 2009.  In that time, we have grown to be the club that is represented not only by top performing sport-racing teams, but  also as members on several impressive corporate teams.

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