New for 2010
- Friday, June 11 - BBQ and dance to Muskoka Road at YMCA
- Pledging: pledges will go to Residential Hospice of Parry Sound.
However, if you would like to support a charity of your choice other than Hospice through your team pledges at the Parry Sound Dragon Boat Festival, you are welcome to do so. The organization which is the recipient of your pledges must be a registered charity or non-profit, preferably local. Please specify this when you register. Please raise a minimum of $200.
2000M Chase to be run at the end of the day with the 8 fastest teams including the fastest local team.
Early bird Registration by May 1, 2010. (more info in registration package)
Youth Division (10-18 years old, June 1, 2010) -Expanded –Jr. & High School
- Family Division - 10 or more 10 - 16 year olds plus 2 or more adults of the 20 paddlers in the boat. "Family" can be family and friends, extended family etc. from 9 - 90. Special price $500.00. Two races only so that you will finish by 2:00 p.m. Great team building & fun for all ages.
Dragon Boat FestivalsDragon Boat festivals are the fastest growing festival activity in the world! Dragon boats are the largest flat water racing canoes in the world. Constructed of fiberglass with air chambers, the 40 foot boats are stable and will not sink. 20 paddlers, a drummer and a steersperson lead to exciting photo finishes in many races.
The Rotary Club of Parry Sound is proud to present community groups and businesses with an opportunity for team building, cooperation and fund raising in a great outdoor setting.
Fun games for children, music, food, vendors and more than 150 volunteers and numbers of spectators and participants make Waubuno Beach a great place to be on race day.
Support your community, share the fun, join us on June 12!