Skip Navigation


EHU Dragon Boat Race 2023

Book Now


Saturday 20 May 2023

9.30am - 4.30pm




Confucius Institute

The head of a boat from the Dragon Boat Race. It is a blue and red dragon's head in traditional Chinese ornament.

Recruitment for this year’s inter-university Dragon Boat Race is now open to Edge Hill University staff and students.

Each year, teams from North West universities battle it out for the Dragon Boat Race shield. This year, the EHU Confucius Institute is hosting the race at Liverpool Water Sports Centre on 20 May, 9.30am – 4.30pm. Training will take place on 10 May, 4pm – 7.30pm

The event celebrates the traditional Chinese Dragon Boat Festival. In keeping with tradition, the large wooden boats are adorned with decorative Chinese dragon heads and tails. 

Transport, equipment, refreshments, t-shirts, and training will be provided free of charge. Visit the booking link to get involved.

Who is this event for?

Current staff Current students