Dragon Boat Racing at Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel

Dragon Boat Racing at in Warwickshire

Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel – Your Premier Dragon Boat Racing Destination

For an exhilarating dragon boat racing experience in the West Midlands look no further than Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel. Located in Warwickshire, it offers a stunning backdrop. Our venue boasts an expansive lake that provides the perfect stage for exhilarating dragon boat races. The crystal-clear waters, embraced by lush greenery, create a stunning backdrop for a day filled with excitement and camaraderie. Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel combines excitement with natural beauty.

Nestled in the heart of Warwickshire, our venue is easily accessible from nearby towns and cities. Whether you’re coming from Warwick, Stratford-upon-Avon, or Birmingham, the convenience of our location makes us the ideal choice for dragon boat racing events. Corporate team-building or a fun day with friends, Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel sets the stage.

At Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel & Spa, dragon boat racing meets luxury and natural beauty. Immerse yourself in the excitement of this dynamic team-building sport surrounded by the picturesque landscapes of Warwickshire.

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How does the dragon boat racing work?

Now that you’ve decided on a dragon boat event in the South West, NewWave Events can help you to organise the perfect day! Firstly, let us know an approximate number of participants and we will be able to provide you with an accurate dragon boat racing proposal for your group. The event usually runs with 3 rounds of heats, semi finals and a grand final and depending on your numbers, we will suggest the best racing format for your team. Our events are suitable for small groups of 22 + as well as 500 or more! 

Never seen dragon boats in action? Take a look at the video from one of our large charity dragon boat events.

About Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel

Premier Amenities

Enjoy modern amenities, including well-maintained restrooms, convenient changing rooms, and a cozy lakeside café. Our facilities enhance your overall experience, providing a pleasant and hassle-free visit.

Memorable Events

Create lasting memories with your team at Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel & Spa. Our dragon boat racing events are designed for both seasoned paddlers and newcomers, fostering teamwork and camaraderie.

Explore Warwickshire

Extend your stay and explore the charm of Warwickshire. Visit historic sites, indulge in local cuisine, and experience the rich cultural heritage that surrounds our hotel.

Why NewWave Events?

NewWave Events provides excellent communication before, during and after your dragon boat event. We will take care of the organisation of the event on the day so you don’t have to worry about a single thing – you can join in on the races! We are not only a dragon boat racing supplier but also a professional events company which means we will take care of venue arrangements and the schedule of the day, so everyone is in the right place at the right time! It’s a pleasure for us and a weight off your shoulders!

Let us help you organise the best dragon boat event in the South East!

What’s provided on the day

  • The services of one of our experienced event managers prior to and during your event
  • Liaison with the venue to ensure the necessary infrastructure is in place
  • Fully equipped 30’ (up to 11 person) dragon boats
  • Trained staff (registered with Sport Governing Body)
  • Event control gazebo
  • Buoyancy aids & paddles
  • Professional emergency medical technician with response kit
  • Race equipment & radios
  • PA system and MC with race commentary
  • Venue decoration – authentic Chinese dragon flags on bamboo poles
  • Race schedule and computerized results service
  • Engraved medals and bubbly
  • £10m Public and equipment liability insurance
  • And much more… enquire today for a full breakdown!

We will ensure that the event runs smoothly and safely, and can provide additional services such as catering and entertainment to enhance the experience for your participants and spectators. NewWave Events will help to make your event a success and provide a positive and memorable experience for all involved!