Dragon Boating

Head over to the Trentham Dragons Facebook Group to keep up to date with session times and competition dates.

Our main training sessions are on Thursday evenings at 6pm

Description of the discipline

Dragon Boating involves single blade paddling in a boat of up to 18 paddlers. It originates from the Far East but dragon boat is becoming a global Canoe Discipline, both in competition & recreationally.In Dragon boat races, each boat has a drummer who helps the team maintain their timing by the beating of the drum and a helm to keep the boat running straight.The aim is to race over a clearly defined unobstructed course in the shortest possible time.

Who can participate:
Dragon boating is open to all abilities, no experience is required. Improve fitness and strength while participating in a fun & exclusive activity and making new friends along the way.

There is the opportunity to participate in dragon boat races or simply paddle for pleasure. Join us now to try this fun and exciting discipline. 

What are training sessions like?

Our training sessions focus on technique, race starts, and working together as a team.

  

 

Dragon Boat Representative:         Dave Whiston

If you would like to give it a go or find out more about Dragon Boating then contact info@trenthamcanoeclub.co.uk. You can also find us on Facebook!