Inlet Spring Regatta
Dragon boat on Burrard Inlet

Event Information

Learn about what to expect on race day at the Inlet Spring Regatta.


Race information...


This Inlet Spring Regatta is a 200 m race event hosted by the Dogwood Nothin' Dragon Masters, and managed by G2G held on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

Getting There

  • Rocky Point Park, also known as Rocky Point, is situated along Burrard Inlet in Port Moody, British Columbia, next to the Port Moody Station Museum.

  • Closest SkyTrain Station is Moody Centre Station on the Millennium Line

Site Map - CLICK HERE to view

Parking and Drop Off Area

  • A drop-off area for team equipment will be located in the Rocky Point parking lot (see site map)

  • Free parking for participants (see parking map) will be located at Flavelle Cedar on Murray Street just west of the Rocky Point parking lot.

  • Other local parking is restricted by time limits. Please read the signs.

  • Overflow parking will be available at the West Coast Express parking lot for a fee.

Opening Ceremony

We welcome and thank  members of the area First Nation who will carry out a smudge ceremony to bless and officially open our regatta. 
It will take place on the dock at 7:45 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Registration / Information table

  • The Race Package will be emailed to each registered team and will be available on the website

  • Race grid will be emailed when it is available and will be posted on the regatta website

  • Registration table at the regatta will be located in the Gazebo at Rocky Point pier

  • Signed waivers must be handed in before the first race

  • Teams must provide contact information including a cell # and email address to be used during the regatta - this can be done at the registration table.

  • Teams must provide information on any current medical concerns in case of an emergency

  • A Spares list for both paddlers and Steerspersons will be available at the Registration table.

  • Manager’s meeting will be held by race organizers in the marshalling area adjacent to the gazebo at 7:30 AM

Click HERE for the Team Waiver

  • Signed waivers must be handed in before the first race

Spare’s List

  • A Spares List for both paddlers and steerspersons will be available at the Registration table.

  • Join our Spare's List by emailing with "Spare's List" in the subject line.
    Advise of position/skills, and also provide your full name, and phone contact.

  • Sign a waiver at our registration table on event day, and see if a team is needing a spare, if you have not been contacted prior to our event day.


  • Tent sites will be located in the boat launch parking lot at Rocky Point.

  • Teams will be assigned a numbered site - refer to site map and tent allocation list.

  • Tent sites are 10 by 20 ft - no tent pegs allowed as the site is a paved area.

  • Zip ties are suggested to secure tents in case of windy conditions.

  • Any materials brought to secure tents MUST be removed at the end of the day.

Manager's Meeting

  • Manager’s meeting will be held by race organizers near the gazebo in the marshalling area at 7:30 AM.

Race Rules and Regulations

Race Grid
CLICK HERE. Please note that Heat 1 and 2 marshal at 7:45 - teams will be taken to the dock to view the opening ceremony.


  • No team is allowed to sell items or fund raise at the regatta without written permission.

  • Food vendors include: Porky's Food Inc., Taps 'n Tacos, Island Time, Brewnetti Cafe, Pajos Fish & Chips, and Rocky Point Ice Cream.

  • Event jerseys and paddle stickers will be available for pre-order. They will also be available for sale on race day.

  • Vendor and information booths will include: Abreast in a Boat, Fashion on the Move, Twin Paddlesports, VoxxLife, Dragon Boat BC, Oddball Apparel, Falcon Artistry Specialty Tattoo, SweetLegs New West, the Old Mill Boathouse, Tupperkenn, and Avon.

Drinking Water

A mobile water station is being provided by Hydro Pop Event Services. Please bring your own water bottles.

Medals and Presentation

Unique wooden medals will be awarded for first, second and third place finishers in all categories. Medals will be presented in all categories after the final race of the day. The ceremony will take place near the registration area adjacent to the gazebo.

Zero Waste

Our aim is for a zero waste event -- no trash left behind. Bring your own water bottle. Water will be provided at our refill centre. Pack it in, pack it out. 

Dragon Yoga

You’re in for a special treat! Host team the Nothin’ Dragon Masters will share their delightful yoga instructor, Dorota on event day. Dragon Yoga will start at 9 a.m. and run every hour until 2 p.m. Free to attend. All welcome.

Lost and Found

If you lost it and we found it, you can check our information / registration table inside the gazebo. After the event email us at

Social media

RSVP to our 2019 Facebook Event Page
Use our event hashtag: #inletspringregatta


Questions or concerns can be directed to event management at

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