2020 World Beat Festival DRAGON BOAT Races
June 27, 2020
Registration opens January 15, 2020.

World Beat Dragon Boat Race Details and Registration.


2019 was a success! Please refer to the bottom of this page for race results.

We are returning to the basics – 20 paddler boats and a 500m race course. Depending on the number of entrants, we might have at least one 250m heat. Our goal is to have two qualifying heats, semi-finals and finals. 

As always, the river will be a part of your race challenge. Community Teams will race a 250m course.

Only have half a boat of paddlers?

We can help match your team with another team in the same boat (no laughing).

Before registering, contact us at dragon@salemmulticultural.org

We look forward to seeing you all in June. Paddles up!

Click here to register

Thank you for your interest in the 2020 World Beat Dragon Boat Races! Please complete a registration for each team: Registration Form.

Teams & brackets

Click here to view race brackets - Available May 2020.

Mixed Division

Women's Division


Community Teams

Rules & Waivers

The Race Rules are available here.

Waivers are available here.

Team Roster here

Course

Races are 500 meters on the Willamette River. The start point is the south side of the Marion Street bridge connecting West Salem with Salem downtown, the finish line is south of the Riverfront Park dock. Click here to view.

Divisions

Club teams may enter either Women’s and/or Mixed divisions.
Community Teams will race as Mixed Teams.

Fees

- One 20-Person Team after April 4: $750

- One 20-Person Team on or before April 4: $650

-Community Team (20-Person Team): $300
  Community Team registration includes 3 practices with a coach & steer.


Please make checks payable to Salem Multicultural Institute and send to:

Salem Multicultural Institute
RE: Dragon Boat Races
P.O Box 4611
Salem, OR 97302


Click here to pay registration fees online!

(3% processing fees apply)

Schedule

Click here to view the race schedule.

Day-of-Event Check-in will open at 7:30am PST

- Morning volunteers to check in no later than 8:15am PST - Shift is 8:15am - 12:15pm

- Captain’s meeting is scheduled for 8:30am PST

- Marshalling to begin at 8:30am PST

- Race time begins at 9am PST

- Afternoon volunteers to check in no later than 12noon PST - Shift is 12noon - Final Race

-Each team is guaranteed 3 heats - Our goal is 4 Heats.

Volunteers

Each team must provide two volunteers as a part of their registration. Volunteers will be contacted separately by the race organizers.

WANT TO JOIN the world beat DRAGON BOAT CLUB?

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2019 Race Results

What a blast we had! Here are the results - See you next year!

View 2019 Results

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