"It's Wet, It's Wild. It's the Best Workout You've Ever Had."
The world's fastest growing water sport is also the most exciting. Twenty paddlers move in unison, combining strength with teamwork in a boat whose elaborate design originates in ancient China.
It's all About Teamwork!
A maximum of 20 paddlers, with a steersperson (cox) and a drummer. Teams entering as a mixed crew must have a minimum of 8 female paddlers in the boat. For crew compositions, click on the FAQ page for the event.
Dragon Boat Racing is a great sport for men and women of all ages and abilities. Anyone can do it and have fun!
Teamwork is everything in Dragon Boat Racing. Synchronicity is more important than strength. A perfectly synchronized team will almost always beat a stronger, but less coordinated team. To check out a team spotlight, click here to see how dragon boating has benefited an organization.
If you want to enter your team into a dragon boat event, try any of our seven dragon boat regatta's:
If you're looking for a great alternative to the usual company picnics or corporate golf days, try bringing the ultimate team building event to your office. Custom dragon boat racing packages are created to match your company's needs.
Looking to "gear up"? Try our GWN Pro Shop. You can buy everything from paddles to your own boat!