David Williams


Community Dragon Boat Coach

As well as being an active paddler and steers person on his own team, The Fraser Dragons, David has been volunteering for the past 5 years with the Junior Dragon Boat teams at the UBC Boathouse. This season, he will be taking over as interm coach. David has been involved in coaching a number of team building sessons out of the UBC Boathouse, as well as running various 4 to 6 weeks Learn to Dragon Boat programs and coaching and steering for the Drop-in Paddling program. David’s passion lies in working with the youth and he has spend much time on the water with the kids from the summer community programs. Along with being safe on the water, David loves to hear the laughter and see the fun that paddlers seem to have working and playing together in a dragon boat. And yes, while he is old and bald…. he is very young at heart!