Dragon Boat Regattas Now Confirmed for 2017

We can now confirm that the dates of the Irish Dragon Boat Association's Regattas in 2017: Athy Dragon Boat Regatta - Sunday, 30th April 2017 - River Barrow, Athy, Co. Kildare Barrow Dragon Boat Regatta - Sunday, 11th June 2017 - River Barrow, Continue Reading

Club & Individual Membership Now Due

Well it is that time of year again to renew your membership to the Irish Dragon Boat Association. Forms are available under the  "Membership" tab.   Continue Reading

Irish Senior Women’s Team Nominated for Outstanding Achievement Award

We are delighted to announce that the Irish Senior Women's Dragon Boat Team have been nominated for the Carlow Mayor's Award for Outstanding Achievements in 2016. The Irish team's training ground is the scenic River Barrow in Carlow Town, plus the Continue Reading

17th EDBF European Club Crew Championships – Divonne-Les-Bains, France

All Irish Club Crews are invited to attend the 17th EDBF European Club Crew Championships which are to be held in Divonne-Les-Bains, France. However your entry must first be sanctioned by the Irish Dragon Boat Association. The Official Invitation Continue Reading

EDBF Extra Ordinary Congress – November 2016 – Summary

As an active country in the European arena of dragon boat racing, Mick Doyle, the IDBA President attended the EDBF Extra Ordinary Congress in Alicante, Spain as the Irish representative. Lots of collaborative thinking and discussion ensued. Please Continue Reading