Dragon Boat Racing at River Tees, Newcastle
Dragon Boat Racing at River Tees Watersports Centre near Newcastle
For an exhilarating dragon boat racing experience in the North East, including Newcastle and Middlesbrough, choose Teesside Watersports Centre. We bring this team-building sport to the picturesque River Tees.
Dragon boat racing is gaining popularity for corporate team building in the North East due to its natural venues, teamwork, and unifying spirit. The physical demands foster camaraderie, lasting bonds, and team spirit. The North East’s enchanting waterways, rich heritage, and vibrant arts community create an ideal backdrop.
Explore Teesside Watersports Centre for fantastic dragon boat racing opportunities in the North East. Join us for an unforgettable experience!
How does the dragon boat racing work?
Now that you’ve decided on a dragon boat racing event in the North East, 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 River Tees Watersports Centre
Why NewWave Events?
NewWave Events provides excellent communication before, during and after your dragon boat racing 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 racing event in the North 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
- £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!