Dragon boating is one of the fastest growing water sports in the world! No special skills or abilities are required and it's affordable for most people. However, a desire to train hard together as a TEAM is crucial to be successful in competition.
If you would like more information about joining a team please contact us!
You are invited to participate in two practises for free. Most people who try dragon boating and race with a team in a festival will become hooked on the sport!
If you would like to try paddling please contact us!
Our club practices at the Fanshawe Yacht Club May through September. The club is located in the campground area of the Upper Thames Conservation Area (Clarke Rd near Huron).
LDBCI: $120.00 ($100 for NEW members (anytime) or early bird before March 1)FYC: 60.00DBC: 22.60 (as of 2016)TOTAL club fees: $202.60 ($182.60 early bird or NEW member)
If you are a new member, you will also have a deposit of $20 for a key to the Fanshawe Yacht Club (refundable when returned).
All of the above fees may be made payable to the London Dragon Boat Club. They must be completed electronically by clicking the link above.
Festival competitions are held in various cities and individuals will decide which events they wish to attend. Typical cost per person per event is approximately $30 - 40. Fees are based on festival cost and number of members registered. Note: The selection of races are up to each team to decide.
In addition, there may be other fees that the individual teams may charge. These may include fees for coaching and uniforms etc. Please contact your team captains for further information. If you are not currently on a specific team, please contact us for further information on your options.
Fanshawe Conservation Area
Entrance into Fanshawe Park is not included in membership. You will need to arrange to carpool in with friends or purchase your own gate pass. Check with your team captain to find out what the gate pass is fee for current season.