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Welcome to the BDA Website

The British Dragon Boat Racing Association is the governing body of dragon boat racing in Great Britain. Dragon boat racing is one of the fastest growing and most exciting water sports you can take part in. The BDA is responsible for all aspects of the sport from community development up to managing British teams racing abroad. It runs a National League calendar for racing crews all round the country together with the National Championships held annually at the National Water Sports Centre.

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Latest News

APR 03 2014

2014 CCWC Ravenna - Information Bulletin 2

Information Bulletin 2 has been released for the upcoming CCWC in Ravenna, Italy. ...Read more

APR 03 2014

BDA AGM, Officials Course and Racing Rules Q&A

Don't forget it is the BDA AGM this coming Saturday at 4pm. There will also be an Officials Course from 10am and a Racing Rules Q&A Session from about 1pm. ...Read more

MAR 31 2014

It's the BDA AGM on Saturday 5th April

It's the BDA AGM this coming Saturday, if you aren't going to be there in person then you need to make sure you have voted for your chosen Exec members. ...Read more

MAR 17 2014

BDA Exec nominations

Do you want to shape dragon boating now and in the future, what better way to give something back to the sport that you love and enjoy. Today is the deadline for nominations to the BDA Exec, the elections take place at the AGM on 5th April. ...Read more

Premier League 2014

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Standard League 2014

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