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Masterton Dragon Boating Fun Regatta

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  • Sat 29 Nov ’14, 9:00am – 3:00pm


Henley Lake Domain, Colombo Road, Masterton


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Masterton regatta TEAM Fee: $250.00

Cancer Society Wairarapa Dragon Boat Club invites you to the first dragon boat regatta in the lower North Island for the new season.

Get a head start for the new season, give your team some race experience dragon boating on the safe waters of beautiful Henley Lake in Masterton. Two courses, 500m and 230m long. Hit the Wellington programme running with a race experienced team. The emphasis is on gaining experience and improving your own team skills.

Fun free spectator sport, come along and watch. Have some lunch - great food with a sausage sizzle, burgers, home baking, tea and coffee available to purchase and great prices!

Details for teams:
Races will be 230m sprints and 500m races
9 am Managers meeting
9.30 Races start
BYO shelter/tent , chairs,
Hot water available. Free tea and coffee. Bring your own cup.
Sunscreen provided by the Cancer Society Wairarapa Branch
Fee $250.00 per team. Payable before 20/11/2014
BBQ, cakes and other drinks for sale. Very popular so bring some dollars. Otherwise bring your own lunch and drinks.
All paddlers must be able to swim 50m.
Lifejackets and wooden paddles are available if booked.
Be prepared to paddle in 2 International Champion boats and 2 old style (one knee kneeling) boats. Bring one knee pad.
Previously each team has had 6 races and completed by 1.30 – 2pm.
No divisions- teams can be super 10,s 12’s 20’s, mixed, schools, cancer etc all racing each other.
Races are not timed or recorded. You observe your own improvement in times over the day.
Free parking on site. Entry on Colombo Road.

Paddles ready! Register Now!

Ivan Karaitiana: 027 554 7917 Email: Ivan.Karaitiana@jnl.co.nz
Lindy Daniell: 06 378 2174 Email: cswdragonboat@gmail.com
Kay Wilton (Chairman) 06 377 1040

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