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Dragon Boat Race 2021 – in aid of Dorset Mind

Dragon Boat Race 2021 - in aid of Dorset Mind

Category: Charity Event Festivals & Outdoor Events

Date: 31st May 2021

Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

Booking Required: Yes

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Dragon Boat Race 2021 – in aid of Dorset Mind


Fancy challenging yourself to something truly unique in 2021? Take to the waters of Sherborne Castle Lake and row a timed 250m course…

All participants will receive a fundraising pack that includes a Dorset Mind t-shirt to wear on the day and FREE parking and admission to Sherborne Country Fair.

Each team will have 16 rowers and 1 drummer who will row in an ancient Chinese-style Dragon boat, a minimum of 3 races between 10:30am and 3:30pm. Finals take place at 4pm.

No previous experience is necessary; training will be given on the day and all equipment is provided.

Minimum age 12 (children aged from 12-16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult).

Teams of 17
£350 to secure place + £850 minimum sponsorship
Sign up your team today!

Important details:

  • When purchasing a team Dragon Boat Place in aid of Dorset Mind, you are committing as a team to fundraise a minimum of £850.
  • Once you have purchased your place, you will be contacted by Dorset Mind with your fundraising pack, this will include information on how to set up your online giving page.
  • Dorset Mind will send you a team sheet, you will need to return this no later than 31st March 2021.
  • Tickets will be dispatched 3 weeks before the event giving you plenty of time to distribute them to your team members. If you’d like to arrange individual dispatch please do contact the team.
  • On the day, please arrive promptly at the lake for 10am for training and race schedule. Races start at 10:30am.
  • As always, please do contact the fundraising team at or 01202 091183 if you have any questions.



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