Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival 12/09/2020

    The Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival 2020

    Event Details

    • Date:


    • Time:

      9:00 am

    • Place:

      River Cam, Fen Ditton, Cambridge

    Gable Events has joined with Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) to bring the 16th charity dragon boat festival.

    48 crews will battle it out over the 200m race course, watched by several hundred spectators who enjoy the bank side entertainment. Teams of 11 people will paddle each 30’ boat, including a drummer at the front beating time and an experienced helm at the tail steering a straight course.

    The dragon boats, qualified helms and all racing equipment will be provided, no previous experience is required, and each crew is guaranteed a minimum of three races.

    All crews entered into the Festival will be invited to raise sponsorship for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals.

    The Top Fundraising Crew will win a special prize courtesy of Scudamore’s Punting Company.

    Register your team for the Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival 2020 at or download the entry form.

    For more information please contact Emily Willdigg,

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