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11 from Lake Lanier tryouts make National Dragon Boat Team

By Ken Stanford Staff
EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT
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Dragon Boat racing on Lake Lanier. (File photo)
PHILADELPHIA - Eleven competitors from the Lake Lanier tryouts have earned a spot on Team USA in the 2014 International Canoe Federation Dragon Boat World Championships August 28-31 in Poznan, Poland.

They are:

Anastasia Haack – Gainesville
Anna Crawford – Gainesville
Cannie Ash – Hoschton
Charlie Tilse – Marietta
Chris Miller – Gainesville
Dustin Grattan – Cumming
Ethan Jackson – Gainesville
Jim O’Dell – Gainesville
Macy Dwyer – Gainesville
Richard Stokes – Ball Ground
Tyler Martin – Cumming

This is the largest group from Lanier to make it to Team USA.

Dragon Boat USA is a volunteer effort. Each member of Dragon Boat USA bears the burden of their own travel expenses. You can visit www.USACK-DragonBoatUSA.com to make a donation on behalf of your favorite local athlete to help offset the costs of their trip. Contributions are tax deductible.
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