Updated: Dec 28, 2019
This is the biggest dragonboat festival in the UK and one of the largest in Europe! The event takes place in Roberts Park Saltaire and is always a fun-filled family festival with dragon boat racing on the river and land-side attractions.for all to enjoy including children’s entertainment, charity stalls, catering stands, games, bar, live acts and much, much more.
The event was held over 3 days between Friday 21st June and Sunday 23rd, where an estimated 20,000 people came to watch teams battle it out on the river Aire.
Day 1 was the youth championship.
The Youth Championships featured teams of children of all ages and abilities representing schools from across the district, as well as some from further afield in the UK.
This event had three original categories and 25 registered teams: