Thursday, 24 July 2014

EDBF European Nations Dragon Boat Championships Streams Live

The summer of 2014 has seen some fantastic Dragon Boat racing beginning with the 1st IDBF World Cup in Fuzhou, China, the birthplace of the Sport, in front of of over 500,000 spectators over 3 days and a multi-million TV audience.
In September, it will be time for the IDBF World Club Crew Championships in Ravenna. However, right now from 25th-27th July, it is the EDBF European Nations Dragon Boat Championships at the magnificent waters of Racice in the Czech Republic.

Sunday, 1 June 2014

TV Preview of the 1st IDBF Dragon Boat World Cup in Fuzhou, China: 10th-12th June 2014

Preview TV sports programme of the 1st IDBF Dragon Boat World Cup in Fuzhou.
Features introduction to the World Cup by Presenter, Rich Smith with Dragon Boat racing highlights, overview of the Teams for this inaugural event, outline of the different race competition formats, including 100m 'round robin' event, 200m sprint, 400m 'relay' racing, 500m blue ribbon event and 1000m 'circular' racing.

Additional insights from Race Commentator, Murray Jones with paddler and spectator feedback, plus the scoring/points system and dates of the start of what is a landmark event for Dragon Boating in the original birthplace of the Sport... China.

Working in partnership with CCTV (Chinese Central Television), all the LIVE race competition of the World Cup can be viewed at, directly via Livestream at and also at