New paddlers

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Black Sea Dragons Dragon Boat Club offer 4 free sessions! An opportunity to give dragon boating a try for free!

Dragon boating is a sport for men and women of all fitness levels and for ages from 12 years to 65+!

Contact us to attend

What to bring:

  • drink
  • sunscreen, sunnies
  • change of clothes & towel – change rooms and showers available

What to wear to dragon boating:

  • shorts, bike pants or track pants
  • t-shirt or rashie, or light weight thermal top for cooler weather
  • aqua shoes or old sneakers – they will get wet

Black Sea Dragons Club will provide a life jacket (if required) and a paddle and of course the boat!

When you arrive, our Coach or Club Captains will run you through a brief induction and introduce you to the sport of dragon boating! Then it’s into the boat and ready for your session!

All new paddlers welcome! Come and give it a try – contact us to attend


We train at West Lakes Canoe Club on Bower Road West Lakes.  View in Google Maps


We train 3 times a week: on Saturday and Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. Check out training times

Racing season runs from September to April each year.


4 free sessions

Yearly registration fees: 1 July – 30 June

For more information, please contact us  or email