Bobath Scotland Dragon Boats 2019
Event Date: 01/06/2019
Gather your friends and colleagues together for the ultimate team day out. Bobath Scotland Dragon Boats is back in 2019 at Balloch Castle Country Park on 1 June.
Dragon Boats Racing
Your team of 12 - 16 people, or half team 6 - 8, will take to their boat and race along the bonny banks of Loch Lomond for the coveted prize of fastest team.
Absolutely no experience is needed - just the will to get stuck in and have some fun!
Each team will have at least three races during the qualifying rounds, before the two fastest teams of the day battle it out in the exciting Grand Final.
If you are looking for something completely different, an event where no experience is needed and one where all your friends and colleagues can come along, then the Bobath Dragon Boat Race is the event for you!
Barbeques and beers!
The boat race is only part of the day. Teams will also set up their own marquee in our team arena to chill out with a barbeque and beers, soak up the atmosphere and have those all important team strategy meetings!
If you are prepared to compromise on aerodynamics, teams can dress to impress on the day. We predict wacky wigs, pirate costumes, sailor hats and Hawaiian leis to be trending in 2019.
To give you a flavour of the event, check out this video montage which was created by one of last year's intrepid teams.
How to take part
Dragon Boats is a team event, so you will need to find some enthusiastic friends, family or colleagues to race with you in a team of up to 6 - 8 or 12 - 16 people. The following entry packages are available:
Full Team (12 to 16 people)
There is a £500 entry fee, and we ask your team raises a minimum of £1000 sponsorship.
Half Team ( 6 - 8 people)
There is a £250 entry fee, and we ask your team raises a minimum of £500 sponsorship.
The minimum age for team captains is 18, and the minimum age for team members is 12. You can find the terms and conditions here.