Dragon Boat

Dragon Boating is a fun-filled, adrenaline pumping, water sports. In competition, Dragon Boats are fitted with ornately carved dragon’s heads and tails. Crews of up to 20 people sit in pairs and paddle to compete in races over distances of around 250m to 500m.

DRAGON BOAT AT VRC

During Dragon Boat season, the VRC Paddle Teams trains and enters competitive dragon boat races in Hong Kong. Races include:

  • VRC DWB Regatta
  • Lamma 500
  • Hong Kong China International Dragon Boat Festival
  • Hong Kong China Dragon Boat Championships
  • Kellet Island Cup

VRC DEEP WATER BAY REGATTA

Running since 1999, the Deep Water Bay Regatta is a highly competitive 500m dragon boat race in the south side of Hong Kong. It is usually held in the spring time of each year. All teams are welcome to join. Divisions include Open, Women, Mix, and Juniors. Checkout the VRC Deep Water Bay Regatta here: