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Racing (2019 info will appear here like magic once it's available)

Are you ready to race? We are! On behalf of the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival Society, Fairway Gorge Paddling Club would like to welcome you  to the Save On Foods Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival. Fairway Gorge Race management has updated our "Dragon Boat Festival Rules & Regulations" to bring them into line with Dragon Boat Canada Rules of Racing.

We are looking forward to having you attend this event and hope that you thoroughly enjoy the Festival and your visit to Nanaimo.  Take the time to understand the information below to ensure we all have a smooth and efficient weekend of racing:

Race Results

The best way to know the race results is to be on site during the festival and watch the amazing competition in person.  

Tim Hortons BC Island Race Series

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Tim Hortons is proud to present the Tim Hortons Island Race Series in partnership with 6 different events around Vancouver Island! Enjoy some of the most competitive racing on the continent and local entertainment while exploring BC from the water this summer. Come out and celebrate with us this summer!


2019 Island Race Series Events

Fairway Gorge Dragon Boat Festival | June 5, 2019 | Victoria

Race the River | June 22, 2019 | Campbell River

Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival | July 5-7, 2019 | Nanaimo

Victor Simonson Dragon Boat Festival | August 4, 2018 | Comox Valley

Victoria Dragon Boat Festival  | August 9-11, 2019 | Victoria

Full details can be found at dragonboatbc.ca/raceseries

Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival Society: Box 575 STN A, Nanaimo, BC  V9R 5I5

Festival Location: July 5, 6 & 7, 2019,  Maffeo Sutton Park, 10 Comox Rd, Nanaimo, BC,

Privacy Statement: All personal information given by participants will only be used for administration and regular communication with respect to the festival and related programs and events. Your information will not be sold or given to anyone else with commercial intentions or otherwise.

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