Inter-Company Dragon Boat Race Competition


A fun filled day out with gripping, adrenaline fuelled dragon boat racing on the River Shannon as part of the Shannon Dragons Wellness on the Water Festival

Sunday September 1st 2019 @ 1pm

O'Briensbridge, Co. Clare

An opportunity for teams to show their company spirit and take on their rivals in The Dragon!!!

The important stuff

You and your team will race over a course of 250 meters in your very own dragon boat against a rival team. Each team will have a minimum of 3 races and each team is made up of up to 20 people (includes 3 subs). 

We will also have lots to do for the family so make sure and bring along the cheerleading team and make a day of it.

The day will conclude with a prizegiving ceremony for the top 2 teams and a trophy for the captain of the winning team.

Closing date for registrations is  July 31st 2019


Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?

Entry for a team is €500 and can be secured with a €100 deposit. For a team of 20 people that works out at just €25 per person which guarantees at least 3 races.

What does the cost cover?

  • Team entry for the event

  • Helm for each race

  • A minimum of 3 qualifying races, with the opportunity to go through to the final

  • Medals for the top 2 teams and a trophy for the captain of the winning team

  • All briefings and equipment

  • Free burger for all registered participants

  • Free race t-shirt for all registered participants

Who can enter?

Companies, charities, sports teams or any group of friends or family can make up a crew. Paddlers must be over 18 years of age.

Crews can be made up of both men and/or women. 

How many per team?

Each race needs 16 paddlers, plus 1 drummer. You can register up to 20 teammates for the day