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Learn How to Race a Dragon Boat
- Dockside Road, London, E16 2QD
- (Exact address will be provided after booking)
We are back after over 2 years hiatus!!
Looking to make new friends?
Looking to try a new sport outdoor?
Looking for team sports?
Looking to improve fitness?
WHAT IS DRAGON BOATING?
For those unfamiliar with the sport, dragon boating simply put, is a boat of 20 paddlers, a drummer and a steers person paddling to cross the finish faster than their competitors. It's a team sport in its purest form that encompasses the elements of power, speed, flexibility, synchronisation and endurance.
We are a dragonboat club based in London. Established in 1993. We have over 60 members, with any different nationalities and an equal mix of male and female paddlers. Find us in Facebook - Thames Dragon Boat Club
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
Old trainers or water shoes
Work out clothes you don’t mind getting wet
Thin waterproof jacket if you have one
Change of clothes and a towel – There are hot showers
Bottle of water
Buoyancy aid and paddle will be provided
BE PREPARED TO...
Make new friends
Have a good laugh
WHO IS THIS FOR?
Anyone above the age of 18 and who want to try out a new sport. We are proud to be one of the most inclusive community dragon boat club in London. Regardless of your age, fitness level, gender, ethnic backgroud or sexual orientation, we welcome you to join us to have fun and get fit together.
*subject to weather conditions, if the weather conditions are not suitable to go out, we will arrange another day to replace this event.
*you must be 18 or older and able to swim at least 50 metres
*an online waiver will be sent to you to sign prior to the sessionRead Less
- Introduction to dragon boat racing
- Dragon Boat paddling technique
- On water training
- 200m races
- Make new friends
Book Your Spot£10 per adult
Tickets refundable up to 48 hrs before event