Dragon Boat Challenge

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Race dragons down the Torrens on your lunch break!

After learning the ropes company teams will go head to head down the river with the ultimate aim of seeing how fast your team can go!

You will be in the capable hands of DragonBoat SA who will provide instructions for you and your team to follow.


March 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
Final Race – 3rd April

Week 1 to 2 – Covering all aspects of safety, paddling technique and practising.
Weeks 3 to 4– Learning skills and different types of training routines eg; zig-zag, front half/back, hit & glide etc
Week 5 – Race and Presentations


Scotch College Boatshed
(in front of the Adelaide Convention Centre) The racing will be happening on the River Torrens.

Fees (5 week program)

Individuals $50
Halfboat (6 people) $250
Full boat (12 people) $500


Time slots will be allocated from 11.30am. There will be 4 boats available at each time slot and allocations will be made on best preference on a first in basis.

Each session will run for 30 to 40 minutes.

(First come first serve until full)


Each Dragon Boat will be made up of 12 paddlers (team members), and 2 DragonBoat SA instructors.

Companies have the option of entering a half boat team or a full boat team.

Where entering a half boat team companies will be paired with another.

If you prefer to organise your own company pairing then submit one entry covering both.

How to Book

Click the ‘Register Here’ button to download the editable booking PDF, save to your computer, fill it out and then email it  back to us at events@sa.lifebeinit.org