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If you read about the awards we created for the GVCC, you know that we’re more than just a sign company. We can create unique graphic solutions (hence our name) for just about every occasion. Dragon boat races throughout the country realize this. That’s why we’re getting more and more requests for award graphics in Vancouver, WA. Dragon Boating Is on Fire! Never heard of dragon boat racing? It sounds like you haven’t been to any rivers or lakes recently! Dragon boats can be traced back more than 2500 years to southern central China. Despite the crew of ten pairs of two paddlers, a drummer, and a steerer working their tails off, the sport didn’t make it to the United States until about 1983. And, recently, it’s been spreading like wildfire. In fact, Portland’s Rose Festival Dragon Boat Race is the largest event of its type in North America. Somehow, as the sport grew, SGS became known as the go-to sign shop for any dragon boat graphics. We’ve wrapped two dragon boats. One was for the Rotary Club of Shreveport, Louisiana. The other was for the Kearney Breast Center at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. You Won? That’s a Paddling! In recent years, our reach in dragon boating has expanded even further. At dragon boat festivals around the U.S., the winning teams are awarded paddles instead of the traditional trophies you might get for winning your bowling league or a limbo contest. To give the paddles some pizzazz, they typically have graphics with the name of the event, the year, and the category won. In conjunction with Double Fifth Dragon Boating, a local supplier of dragon boat accessories, we’ve designed several dragon boat paddle award graphics over the years. Some of these include: Paddle West – Vancouver, WA – The Pacific…

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