Come and Join the fun on Sunday 14th June from 12 noon. Please bring along your family and friends to support on the day, we would love to see as many adults and children at Wimbledon Park Lake as possible!
A chance for friends, work colleagues, school parents and families to come together for a truly fantastic afternoon of family fun, picnics and some adrenalin action! It's a fantastic way for the community to come together to raise vital funding for Shooting Star Chase, who support local children with terminal and life-limiting illnesses.
Please contribute towards the charity fund-raising via the event's Virgin Money Giving pages - remember to use your team name.
Who can join in?
Team members need absolutely no experience. If children under 14 are particpating there must be a ratio of 50% adults to children and they participate at their parents risk. Full terms and conditions are included in the registration confirmation email. The team captain will need to register the team name and participant details (name and email) so that each member can receive registration confirmation.
Registration and Team Fees
Team Entry Fees are £320 for 11 participants (10 paddlers and a drummer)
You may wish to get your boat sponsored by a local company, or share the fees across the team.
What happens on the day
Teams and families gather for a 12 noon start. Please be on time!
Each team will need to register on arrival once the team is complete. You will undertake full training and safety briefings on land before the races commence.
Teams race against each other over the 200m race course, and the fastest teams will go through to the Grand Final. The day wraps up with a medal ceremony for the top three teams.
Event Timings and Location
What to wear - casual sports clothes, barefeet or trainers in the boat. All lifejackets are provided by the crew on site. Fancy dress optional but highly recommended!
Location is Wimbledon Park Lakeside, next to the Athletics Track and the Watersports Centre.
Car Parking is available at Revelstoke Road (walk across the park towards the lake) and on Home Park Road (walk through the childrens play area and up to the lakeside), or from the Wimbledon Park Road car park entrance.
Refreshments and Entertainment
Bring a Picnic - or Refreshments on sale include Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Ice-Cream and Drinks; Entertainment for children will be offered by Clownfish.
Security and Childcare
Please remember that you are responsible for all your belongings and family members whilst you are at the event - its a good idea to think about childcare if both parents are racing. Bring as much support as you can!
Terms and Conditions
Your participation in this event assumes that you have read and agree to Team Dynamix terms and conditions and also agree to the terms of our photographic release form.
Team Dynamix, Alison Love, Julie Lenon, Stephen Feeney
Team Dynamix is a SW London based team-building events company, specialising in water sports.
Team Dynamix is proud to support the organisation of Charity Dragon Boat Racing - Wimbledon, 2015
This is an annual community event for a local charity, thanks so much for your participation and support for 2015.