Click on the "Registration Info" button on the left navigation bar to check out the entry fees and reserve your team's spot in one of North America's most exciting and popular dragon boat regattas, from Novice to Expert - everyone can participate!
Registration now open! Click on the "Register Today" button on the right side of the website.
Location: Western Beaches Watercourse at Marilyn Bell Park
This world class venue has recently been host to a number of elite dragon boat events, including the 2006 World Club Crew Championships, 2007 Central Region Race Off: World Championship Qualifier, and the 2008 Canadian National Championships.
Canada's premiere Dragon Boat Festival promises to be even better and more exciting this year so do not miss out! Event highlights include:
Strongly committed to the production of sustainable charitable events, GWN through its solely owned and operated signature event, the GWN Dragon Boat Challenge Presented by CIBC is approaching 1 million dollars raised for a wide variety of Canadian charities including Children's Wish Foundation, Canadian Living Foundation, Breakfast for Learning, Canadian Spinal Research Organization, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Variety Club, the Children's Charity and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. Entering its 18th year, attracting thousands of elite and recreational athletes, the GWN Dragon Boat Challenge Presented by CIBC is highly regarded as one of North America's premier dragon boat racing events.