Pickering Dragon Boat Challenge: Saturday, June 4th, 2022


Location

Festival Parking

The Pickering GO Station Auxiliary Parking Lot will be the primary parking lot of the Pickering Dragon Boat Challenge. FREE Shuttle Buses will transport athletes from the Pickering GO Station Auxiliary Parking Lot to the race site.

Shuttle Bus Service

Pricing

Category # of Races Before January 1 Before April 1 After April 1
Sport Mixed Division 3-4 $1150.00 $1200.00 $1300.00
Sport Women Division 3 $750.00 $800.00 $900.00
Sport Open Division 3 $750.00 $800.00 $900.00
University Mixed Division 3 $975.00 $1025.00 $1125.00
University/Mixed Combo 5/6 $1250.00 $1300.00 $1400.00
Recreation Mixed Division 3 $975.00 $1025.00 $1125.00
Recreation Women Division/BCS Division 3 $750.00 $800.00 $900.00
Recreation Open Division 3 $750.00 $800.00 $900.00

*All teams are guaranteed to race 1x200m and 2x500m. Only the top 10 Sport Mixed teams will compete in the 2000m final. All racing is based on a Championship Point System.

** University/Mixed Combo crews will race in the both the University Division and the Mixed Division, with 1x500m heat, 2x200m final, 2x500m final and are eligible to complete in the 2000m final if they are among the top 10 fastest crews.

Prices are listed in CAD and do not include tax.

Awards

Sport Mixed: Oikawa Cup
Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places. Plaques will be awarded for 4-6.

University Mixed: University Cup
Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places. Plaques will be awarded for 4-6.

Rec Mixed:  Tsuyuki Cup
Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places.

Sport Women: Sport Women Cup
Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places.

Sport Open:  Farintosh Cup
Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places.

Schedule

Full schedule will be posted on Monday, May 30th, 2022.

LIVE Results will be posted here:

Race Format:

Shuttle buses begin running to the park at 6:30am and the registration tent will open at 7:00am for team check-in. A team captain’s meeting will take place at 7:30am, followed by marshalling for the first race at approximately 7:45am.

Vendors?

Stay tuned for all of the exciting food, drink and merchandise vendors!

Are you interested in being a vendor at our event? We would love to have you!

Vendor fees are $200 (+HST) and all vendors receive:

Vendors who select to be Race Sponsors (for an additional $50) will also receive logo/website promotion on our race schedule (printed and online) and company promotion/announcements over the loud speaker throughout the festival.

*Please note: In order to best serve our participants, we reserve the right to turn down vendor applications if we feel as though the market is already covered in this area.

Click here to register

Questions?

Questions about this event? Need some help with registering? Send an email to katy.dunlop@alkame.ca