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Dragon Boat Israel is back!

Dragon Boat Israel (DBI) is back! An initiative created by members of an Ottawa dragon boat team ...

Charity News & Events

Newst and events from our charities will be posted here: May 27, 2014: Heartwood House Grand Opening


Register a Team

The 21st Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival will take place June 19th - 22nd, 2014 at Mooney's Bay Park.  Racing takes place June 21st and 22nd.  A specialty top fundraising teams race will take place on June 20th.

Online registration opens November 1st at 12 a.m.


2014 Registration Fees:

Regular rate: $1400 (+HST = $1582)
Out of town team rate: $1300 (+HST = $1469) - The first 25 out-of-town teams to register and pay by February 28th
Men's team rate: $500 (+HST = $565)

Offline Payment:

Teams may also pay "offline" and deliver payment directly to our office. Please make cheques payable to "Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival." Our office is located at 180 Kent Street, Unit 4, Ground Floor, Ottawa, ON, K1P 0B6.

A team is not registered with the festival until registration is paid in full. The Executive Committee reserves the right to accept or reject late entries, at its discretion. Please note the registration fee is not a charitable donation and is not eligible for a tax receipt.

2014 Race Format: NEW Saturday Format

Saturday's race schedule will include two 500m races. Half of the registered teams will compete in two 500m races Saturday morning.  The remaining half teams will compete in two 500m races Saturday afternoon. The top 75 mixed teams and top 24 women's teams will advance to Sunday where they will compete in three additional races - one 100m, one 200m and one 500m race throughout the day.

All team registrations can be completed online. Entry fee includes two team practices** and all necessary equipment. **Men's team registration does not include two team practices.

NEW Men's Division:

A new men's division will be introduced at the 2014 festival.  The men's teams will compete on Sunday ONLY in three final races- 200m, 100m and 500m. Registration is only $500 (+HST). Please note that practices are NOT included in this division.

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