As Calgary’s premier sport festivals, the Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival drawss +1850 competitors, +4000 spectators and an abundance of excitement and cultural experiences.
The Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival is geared towards creating an unforgettable experience. The dragon boat competition illustrates comradery, teamwork and inspiration.
Stemmed by a 2000-year-old Chinese legend, Dragon Boat Racing is still very active and remains a tradition to this day.
The Calgary Dragon Boat Festival is recognized by Dragon Boat Canada as a qualifying event for the purposes of the 2015 National Club Crew Qualifiers. If you intend to use the event as a qualifier for your team please indicate your intention on the registration forms.
Sorry no more women's teams allowed as we've reached our maximum of 10 teams.
OUT of TOWN TEAMs
CBC NEWS: CALGARY AT 6:00 | Aug 26, 2012 | 1:08
Dragon boat races
At least 1,000 participated in Calgary's dragon boat races this weekend.
Great overview video of the 2012 Calgary Dragon Boat Festival by HDMediaCalgary.
Reporter speaks in Mandarin.