Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club * Winn Dixie * Holidaze Boat Rentals* Elizabeth Fornoro: Grande Cleaning * De Vine Salon & Spa * Byrski Estate & Elder Law * Isles Yacht Club

Publix * Amberg Insurance * Associates in Orthopedics * R. Boyd Gilldland, D.D.S., P.A. * Creative Window Treatments * Don Gasgarth's Charlotte County Ford 

The Joy FM * Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association * Kengo CMA Karate & Jujitsu * Gregg's Automotive * Dragon Dragons * Susan Ion Hogan, D.D.S., P.A.

                                                                                     

​     Festival Sponsors

All That Jazz Quintet * James P. Gordon, Merrill Lynch * Florida Weekly * Peace River Distributing * Fat Point Brewing * Patricia A. Scott, D.D.S. * The Parrot  Charlotte Harbor Youth Sailing * Landsberg Bennett Private Wealth Management * Office Depot/Office Max * Millennium Physician Group * * Waste Management

T-Shirt Sponsor

​     Festival Sponsors

Tamina Aratari, Allison James Estates & Homes * Burnt Store Pizzeria * Florida Weekly * Peace River Distributing * De Vine Salon & Spa * Signs-R-Us * James P. Gordon

Charlotte Harbor Youth Sailing * Centennial Bank * Ingman Marine * R. Boyd Gilldland, DDS, PA * American Auto Body * All That Jazz Quintet * Waste Management

Jeri Fine Schaller, Keller Williams * Millennium Physician Group * Pier One Yacht Sales * Dr. Jeffrey Joffe, DMD * GetMoreOffers.com * Charlie's Shoe Repair 

Festival Sponsors

 in partnership with                             and

​     Patron Sponsors

Gold Dragon Sponsor

 www.all-that-jazz.us

T-Shirt Sponsor

Silver Dragon Sponsor

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Patron Sponsors

Team Classifications

COMMUNITY TEAM

A local group of paddlers from a local business or organization, or a group of friends and/or family members coming together as a team.


CLUB TEAM

Established dragon boat club teams that practice together regularly, regardless of their competitive or recreational nature. 



BREAST CANCER TEAM

​Teams comprised of all breast cancer survivors (excluding steersperson).


YOUTH TEAM

Teams comprised of paddlers and drummer from 12-22 years of age.



To register a team or as an individual, and for Team Captain information, race rules, signing waivers, and completing team rosters

​​​ Dragonflyz   Harbor Dragons   Draggin' Dragons   Longwei Wongwei   Silver Dragons   Shaggin' Dragons   George's Dragon Slayers   Nauti Audie  Dream TEAM   Vogue Dragons   Freedom Dragons    Spitzfires

​Pink Dragon Ladies   The Vikings   DeVine Lanakila   Farr Breathing Dragons   Shanti Dragons   Zoomers   Rotary Dragons   River Rats     Riverwood Dragons   Charlotte Heart & Vascular   Dragon Smugglers Survivors in Sync  The Foot Landing Dragon Slayers   Suncoast Credit Union   Dragon "R" Asses   This Boat Rocks   Leviathans   Save Our Sisters 

2017 Registered Teams

​Shaggin' Dragons    Sun Coast CU Dragons    Draggin' Dragons

Freedom Dragons    Farr Breathing Dragons    Dragon 'R' Asses

A team consists of 20 paddlers, 4 alternates, and 1 drummer. The minimum number of paddlers required on a boat at race time is 16 plus 1 drummer. Mixed male/female teams must have a minimum of 10 female paddlers.  Professional steerspersons are provided. Club teams may provide their own steerspersons, but this is not a requirement.

​​​​Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors!

For Team practices go to "Contact us". 


Teams must provide their own 10X10 pop-up tent.  For teams traveling by air, provisions can be made for tent rental. Please contact us.                                  

2016 Teams

​           ​Registration Fees:

Early Bird (before August 15th)

​  Youth team or Out of Town team (150+ 

        miles from Punta Gorda)                    $ 650

  Community, Club and BCS teams               $ 765

Regular (after August 15th)

  Youth teams or Out of Town team (150+ 
        miles from Punta Gorda)                    $ 750

​  Community, Club and BCS teams               $ 850

Individual paddler                                     $   45

2016 Sponsors

    Major Sponsors

2015 Sponsors

    Major Sponsors