The Trinidad & Tobago Dragon Boat Federation was voted in as a FULL MEMBER in the IDBF ( Previously a Basic Member) at the 13th IDBF Ordinary Congress in Tampa, Monday 8th August 2011
The TTDBF now has the privilege of sending 3 ( not two) delegates to the IDBF Congress and can now vote on changes in the IDBF statutes and Bye Laws.
Also at the meeting of the founding members Pan American Countries, Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, USA and Trinidad & Tobago,
Franco Siu Chong accepted the position to chair the Pan American Steering Committee to the establishment of the Pan American Dragon Boat Federation.
Notably at this meeting, it was agreed that future Pan American Dragon Boat Championships will be staged with the newly introduced small boats.
Your President, Keith Dalip, represented the TTDBF at the Congress and at the Pan American Dragon Boat Steering Committee.