>> Prague Dragon Autumn 2013 <<

Dear friends, sportsmen and dragonboaters!!!
 Prague Dragon Boat Club invites you to the dragon boat festival

Prague Dragon Autumn 2013

Pleas accept our invitation to the 8th year of the festival that connects sport, culture and entertainment. This years festival will be held on

7 - 8. 9. 2013

at the classical place on the Císařská louka island (Water sport arena) in Prague. The program of the festival will be performed in two days like in previous years to give you more of sport, cultural performance and social events.  The racing part of the festival will consist from several sprint and long track races on certified hong-kong style boats (IDBF certification) but also the unique indonesian style dragon boat races. The festvial is open to all teams including sport teams and amateur teams who will be grouped according to their performance. Like in previous years we do expect international races with participation of teams from Czech republic, Germany, Poland and Slovakia.

The traditional indonesian boats race - The Tanjung Pinang cup - will be held once again. The beautiful decorated indonesiang boats will sailed once again and will show you a different style of dragonboating.


The racing part of the festival will include: 
- race for 250 meters hong-kong style boats (IDBF certification) - this race will be in several performance group including the woman cathegory
- race for 1000 meters with a turn
- The "Tanjung-Pinang cup" - race on indonesian boats for 600 meters with a turn
- recesive race boat pulling
- and the famous "The most enthusiastic team" competition - competition for teams and teammembers, where the most beautiful dress, the loudest war cry, the strongest fair-play feeling can get you a speciall award from our club

More about race: HERE  

Cultural program

The cultural progam will include traditional and also new performances. Among many you can expect:
- Dragon awakening ritual - Drgaon dance exhibition - a very new choreography with higher difficulty level
- Free rides on the dragon boat 
- Exotical dance exhibitions and a special evening surprise like every time. This year on saturaday evening.

More about the cultural program HERE

Why to choose our festival?

- experienced organizer
- excellent racing boats (IDBF certified) and unique Indonesian style boats
- accurate time measurement and finish line photography
- clear race system with at least two races for each team (in 250 meters race)
- well equipped sport area close to the city center with a beautiful view of the Vyšehrad castle
- recessive race and the "Most enthusiastic team" competition

Festival program is still open. We are still improving and filling in the program to bring you not only the well organized event but also new experience, inspiration and lots of fun with other dragons. For the latest news and program updates see this page.

The sport area and the surrounding are open to wide public. Food, drinks and other refreshment will be available at the place. Further information about the coming event will be placed here.

Right now we recommend you to look at the  results and the Pictures and video gallery from last year of the festival. LOOKING FORWARD FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION!

Applying to Festival:

To apply to the Prague Dragon Autumn 2013 please use the following link:

Entry form 2013

List of the teams who applied will be placed here:

* Team name - Company/Organization Country team description 250 m category
1 Draci MZV / Klub Draci MZV CZE Strong, well trained team
2 Dresdner Löwen / Kanuverein Laubegast e. V. DE Strong, well trained team mixed
3 Timi tým / STS Chvojkovice Brod:-) CZE Fun/company team
4 U96 / U96 CZE Fun/company team Open
5 Haná Dragons / Olomoucký klub dračích lodí CZE Strong, well trained team Open
6 Salsa / Salsa Dragonboat UKR Organized amateur team
7 HORALKI / HORALKI CZE Fun/company team woman
8 PRES-LI-TIM /SPŠS Preslova 25, Praha 5 CZE Fun/company team mixed
9 Certicon / Certicon a.s. CZE Fun/company team open
10 Energie Drachen & Friends / StwB/BRAWAG/Freunde DE Strong, well trained team mixed
11 Satani z Doubí / SKDL, Třeboň CZE Strong, well trained team open
12 Prostatici / Prostatici CZE Organized amateur team mixed
13 Nostradamus 2012 / Dračie lode Trenčín SVK Organized amateur team mixed
14 Převážně neškodný DBP / Převážně neškodný DBP CZE strong, well trained team mixed
15 Zetkaři / Zetkaři CZE organized amateur team mixed
16 Prague Dragons / Pražský klub dračích lodí CZE strong, well trained team mixed
Datum konání: 
Tue, 09/07/2013