>> Prague Dragon Autumn 2014 <<

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

Prague Dragon Autumn 2014

We invite you the the memorial 10th year of the festival that is a union dragonboat sport, culture and fun. This year the festival will be held on:

13. 9. 2014

in the Caravan Camping area on the Císařská louka island in Prague.

On your demands we decided that this year's festival will be once again one day only. But the races will remain the same. That means that you can expect whole day filled with races in fast pace so we can make it everything happen. Because there is not only the sport part - but also the fun part.

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 sheduled races:
- short 250 meters track on hongkong style boats
- this race is announced also in WOMAN cathegory
- long 1000 meters track with a turn
- "Tanjung-Pinangu Cup" - race on traditional indonesian boats on the track of 600 m with a turn
- recessive Boat pulling race
- and a special event "The most enthusiastic team" - competition for teams and teammembers, where the most beautiful dress, the loudest war cry, the strongest fair-play feeling can get you a special award from our club.

More about races: HERE

Cultural programm

The cultural progam will include traditional and also new performances. Among many you can expect:
- Awakening of the dragon - traditional dance exhibition that brings new figures every year.
- Free rides on the dragon boat for kids.
- Exotical dance exhibitions and a special evening surprise like every time.
- This year also exclusive fashion show on the catwalk pier
- And some music for the evening

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 three races for each team (in 250 meters race)
- long distance race for 1000 meters
- 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
- Fun and dance for saturday evening

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.

More about programme HERE

Right now we recommend you to look at the results and the Pictures and video gallery from last year of the festival.

Important note!!! The festival area is very well accesible by public transport (tram, bus, ferry) and there are limited options for parking of cars. Therefore we please you to use the Public transport in first place.

If you will come with a car you can park but you must expect the paid parking on Císařské louka island. This paid parking will be organized by our club - At arrival you will contact the Parking service that will tell you where and how to park. The parking fee is 30,- CZK per hour. Only cash and CZK accepted.



List of teams who allready applied:

* Team name - Company/Organization Country team description 250 m category
1 PRES-LI-TIM/SSPŠ Preslova 25, Praha 5 CZE Fun / company team MIX
2 ProStatici/ProStatici CZE Fun / company team MIX
3 Timi tým / Timi tým CZE Fun / company team MIX
4 Zetkaři / Zetkaři CZE organized amateur team MIX
5 Green Dragons Jbc / Green Dragons CZE oragnized amateur team MIX
6 Satani z Doubí / Satani z Doubí CZE strong well trained team MIX
7 Energie Drachen& Friends / Renngemeinschaft DE strong well trained team MIX
8 Beetzsee Drachen / Renngemeinschaft DE strong well trained team MIX
9 CertCon / CertiCon CZE organized amateur team MIX
10 NOSTRADAMUS 2012 / občianske združenie MATÚŠ ČÁK Trenčín SK organized amateur team MIX
11 GEVO / Gymnázium GEVO CZE Fun / company Team MIX
12 Dragon Ladies / Dragon Ladies - Bratřínov CZE organized amateur team WOMAN
13 Horalki / Horalki CZE organized amateru team WOMAN
14 Draci MZV / Draci MZV CZE strong well trained team MIX
15 Draci z Kamenčáku / SC 80 Chomutov, oddíl kanoistiky, sekce dračích lodí CZE organized amateur team MIX
16 Převážně neškodný DBT / Převážně neškodný DBT CZE organized amateur team MIX


Datum konání: 
Fri, 25/07/2014