Chichester Dragon Boat Race team appeal

The ever popular dragon boat race will take place again this summer and teams are wanted to register their interest now.

Friday, 7th April 2017, 11:45 am
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:12 pm
Last year's race. ks16000752-6

The charity race will again be staged on the picturesque Chichester Canal Basin on Sunday, June 11.

Teams made up of friends, colleagues and community groups are being sought, along with youth teams, and will be provided with boats, a professional helmsman, training and everything they need to compete.

The event is organised by Chichester Priory Rotary Club, in partnership with Cancerwise, with the support of the Chichester Canal Trust and the High School.

Rotarian John Watkins said the aim was to ‘involve the community, have fun and raise money for charity’.

Teams of up to 20, including reserves, should register their interest at

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