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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

SEP 08 2014

Another medal for Wraysbury

Wraysbury enjoyed further success at the WCCC in Ravenna, Italy, bringing their total medal haul to 3 with 1 Gold and 2 Silvers. ...Read more

SEP 08 2014

National Cup Entries - Closing Date TODAY

Don't forget that the closing date for National Cup entries for BDA registered crews is TODAY. ...Read more

SEP 07 2014

Further success for Wraysbury - Silver this time

Wraysbury Dragons enjoyed further success as the WCCC in Ravenna, Italy, with a Silver in the 200m competition. ...Read more

SEP 04 2014

Gold success for Wraybury at WCCC Ravenna,

Wraysbury enjoyed early success in the WCCC in Ravenna, Italy. ...Read more

SEP 02 2014

Calling all clubs - We need your charity event winners

We are wanting to include a Charity Crew race event at the National Cup Finals at the National Watersports Centre in Nottingham later this month. ...Read more

AUG 26 2014

Milton Keynes & Stockton results published

The results for Milton Keynes & Stockton have been published. ...Read more

AUG 26 2014

Simplifying email communications with the Exec

As part of our ongoing task of improving communications, we have today implemented a new range of email addresses which should make contacting Exec Committee members easier for everyone. ...Read more

Premier League 2014

PositionCrewRacesPoints
1 Amathus 7 111
2 Tao Dragons 7 105
3 Worcester Dragons 7 104
4 Notts Anaconda 7 82
5 Typhoon Tigers 7 81
6 Pershore Phoenix 7 69
7 Secklow 100 6 62
8 Crusaders 6 55
9 Kingston Royals 4 48
10 Hurricanes 4 44
11 Exe-Calibre 5 42
12 Cool Runnings 3 22
       

Standard League 2014

PositionCrewRacesPoints
1 Raging Dragons 7 106
2 Thames Taniwas 6 94
3 Amathus Gold

6

78
4 Worcester Dragonflies 6 74
5 Powerhouse 4 58
6 Henley 4 56
7 Anaconda Challengers 3 30.5
8 Tao 2 2 28
9 Worcester Source 2 23
10 ExeCalibre Blades 2 21
11 Cambridgeshire Royals 1 14
12 Pink Champagne 1 9
       

Ladies League 2014

PositionCrewRacesPoints
1 Worcester Ladies 1 3 45
2 Amathus Ladies  3 35
3 Raging  Ladies  3 21
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Typhoon Ladies 

3 21
5 Notts Anaconda Ladies  1 13
6 Execalibre Maidens 1 12
= Kingston Ladies 1 12
8 Pink Champagne 1 10
9 Worcester Ladies 2 1 6.6
10 Henley Ladies 1 5
= Tao Ladies 1 5
12 Secklow Ladies  1 4.4
13 Thames Ladies 1 4