Ready. Get Set. RACE!
The annual Dragon Boat Race returns to Leeds Dock on Saturday 1 July 2023 from 10am to 4pm.
The event will see teams of rowers take to the water for the chance to win the highly coveted trophy. The event is open to all abilities and creates great team spirit, with fancy dress welcomed!
With street food vendors, entertainment, a fun fair and a chance of sun, it promises to be a brilliant day out for all.
For a taste of what to expect, click HERE to watch a video of last year’s event.
Cost: A dragon boat costs £200
Size of team per dragon boat: The boats can seat minimum 6 paddlers and maximum 10 paddlers. There also needs to be 1 drummer. Therefore teams can have 7 – 11 people in total.
Age limit: 12+
Number of races: We aim for there to be 3 rounds of racing for each team, plus the semi final and final.
Once you’ve booked your dragon boat race ticket, our team will be in touch with more information as to what to expect on the day.
All teams will need to supply a team name ahead of the event. There will be a prize for the best team name and the team with the best fancy dress!
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org