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Race Results @ San Diego Dragon Boat Festival 2012
Congratulations to winners of Festival 2012 dragon boat races!

1st place:
            Crime Fighters on the Water

2nd place:
            Pflying Pfish

3rd place (in alphabetical order):

            Sticky Rice Power

Festival 2012 Dragon Boat Teams
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Ai Lao
APSAlute Rookies
Chinese Catholic Dragons
Coraz?n de Dragon
Crime Fighters on the Water
Four Seas
Khmer Spirit
Lao San Diego Soccer Club
Mekong Dragons
Musing Dragons
National University International
Operation Samahan
Pan Pac Warriors
Pflying Pfish
QDragon Dual
SingMa Dragons
Sticky Rice Power
Team Laos
Team Taiko
Team Tritons Dragon Roll
Team Tritons Dynamite Roll
Team Tritons Spicy Tuna Roll
The Researchers
Three Treasures TTCAS
8th annual San Diego Dragon Boat Festival

The San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans is happy to hold its 8th annual San Diego Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday, May 5th, 2012, from 9 am to 5 pm, at Tecolote Shores North (south of the Hilton) in Mission Bay Park. On water, race to the beat of drums. On land, celebrate pan-Asian cultures and cuisines. Come once again and celebrate with us!

Sign up for Festival 2012!
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Form your dragon boat team to race with the dragons! Registration fee for team of 16-paddlers includes same-day on-site training by the renowned San Diego Dragon Boat Team, day-of-Festival use of dragon boats, paddles, PFDs, drummers & steerspersons for dragon boats, pre-race practice runs.

Send team name, team bio, and team photo and/or logo by April 21, 2012 to linda_alliance@yahoo.com. Roster of dragon boat teams will appear on Festival T-shirt; team photos and/or logos, & team bios will be published in Festival program book.

Sponsor/Ad/Vendor Information
Registration/Roster/Waiver Form

Registration fee is $500/ 16-member team, $640/ 16-member team with 16 Festival T-shirts. Registration fee for all-student teams is $320/ 16-member team, IDs required. Registration fees are due with registration forms by April 21, 2012.

Checks are to be made out to "SD Alliance for APIAs", and sent to: SD Alliance for APIAs, 8650 Genesee Ave, Ste 214, # 927263, San Diego, CA 92192 .

Or pay by PayPal below:
Festival 2012 Sponsors
The San Diego Dragon Boat Festival is supported in part by a grant to the Alliance from the San Diego County Community Enhancement Program. Our deepest gratitude to San Diego County Supervisors Greg Cox, District 1, and Ron Roberts, District 4.

The Alliance gratefully acknowledges QUALCOMM Incorporated for its generous support of the Alliance for our San Diego Dragon Boat Festival.


Festival 2012 Emcee Opening Ceremony


ROBERT SANTOS, KGTV 10News Anchor/ Reporter/ Weathercaster/ President, AAJA San Diego (Asian American Journalists Ass'n)
Ceremonies to Bless the Dragon Boats and Dot the Dragons' Eyes
Hsi Fang Temple
Running the Dragon Boat Races
San Diego Dragon Boat Team
UCSD Dragon Boat
Festival Emcee Performing Arts
Pida Kongphouthone
Performing Artists
Heali`i's Polynesian Revue
Hong Wu Wushu & Taichi
Khmer Dance Troupe
Korean Traditional Drum & Dance Group
Moonlight Chinese Dancers
Naruwan Taiko
Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble
San Diego Taiko
Three Treasures Cultural Arts
Wat Lao Buddharam Learning Center Dance Group
Production Coordinator
Chris Paffendorf
Artists' Pavilion
Tara Hu
Fujiko Isomura

Shirley Jew,
San Diego Potters Guild

Thai Fruit/Vegetable Carving by Tina
Food Vendors
May's Kitchen Bab Lao Lao
Thai Catering by Tina
Info Booth
SCAPAL (Southwest Center for Asian Pacific American Law)/ CEPA Net (Civic Engagement Policy Advocacy Network)
Festival Organizers
Amy Boudsady, David Cai, Krista Fierro, Pida Kongphouthone, Patrick Lim, Brian Nguyen, Duke Tran, Charles Tu, Linda Tu (Chair)
Festival Volunteer Coordinators
Shirley Eng, Krista Fierro, Duke Tran, Charles Tu, Linda Tu
Festival Volunteers
UCSD APSA (Asian Pacific-Islander Student Alliance)

UCSD UTA (United Taiwanese Association)

Vong Angmatsa, John Eng, Jonathan Eng, Sou Kongphouthone, Shian-shi Yao
Festival Program Book
Charles Tu
Linda Tu
Festival Flyer, Festival Postcard
Kaii Tu





San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans
8650 Genesee Avenue, Suite 214, #927263, San Diego, CA 92192
858-405-3326 Tel