Racer's Village

The Races

Team Uniforms

Visiting Teams Welcome Party


Racer’s Village

Tent Assignments (Alphabetical Order)  – Will be available in May 2017

Racers Village Layout Map – Coming soon

The 2017 Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival will take place on June 23-25

Friday, June 23

Survivor Showdown – Abreast In A Boat vs. Butts In A Boat – 6:30PM
A challenge between prostate and breast cancer survivors.  Cheer on these two amazing teams as they race and help build awareness for their causes.

Saturday, June 24

Concord Pacific Champions Race Series – 12:30 to 1:30PM

On Saturday, stop by the Dragon Boat Festival to watch elite athletes make waves on the water. From 12:30 to 1:30, the Concord Pacific Champions Race Series will highlight some of the best races the weekend has to offer.

Concord Pacific International Cup:
Cheer on our local premier teams as the take on challengers from Hong Kong, China and the United States in a series of three knockout races where the slowest team of each heat will be eliminated.

Roundhouse Radio – Grand Dragons Cup
Don’t let the name of this race fool you. These teams have been around the world and have the medals and experience to prove it.

Hostelling International – U24 Cup
These up and coming athletes are the future of the sport.  Many of these athletes are currently training to compete on the national and global level.

CIBC – Breast Cancer Survivor Race
A symbol of hope and display of strength on the water.  These teams continue to raise awareness for their cause while competing across the globe.

Featured Race

Goodlife Fitness Guts & Glory (Women) – 5:00PM
This 2km endurance race adds a staggered start, boat turns and the occasional collision to the race. It’s definitely a race that lives up to the title

Sunday, June 25

Championship Races – 12:00 onwards (all day)
The Championship races for the festival.  Watch teams as they leave everything on the water and compete for medals in their respective divisions.

Featured Race

Concord Pacific Guts & Glory – Mixed – 5:00PM
This 2km endurance race adds a staggered start, boat turns and the occasional collision to the race. Bragging rights are definitely on the line.


All Races are 500m long.

Team Uniforms

More info coming soon

Visiting Teams Welcome Party, Friday June 23rd

Out of town teams and their hosts are invited to attend this special event that coincides with the Friday night opening BBQ.  Invited paddlers enjoy free food and a drink with their teammates and new friends.

If your team would like to attend, please email racersservices@dragonboatbc.ca




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