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 Sunday, April 22, 2018.

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 map)
  • Free parking for participants 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 Kwikwetlem First Nation who will carry out a smudge ceremony to bless and officially open our regatta. 
It will take place on the dock at 8:00 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 at the gazebo at 7:30 AM

Click HERE for the Team Waiver

  • Signed waivers must be handed in before the first race

Spares List

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


  • 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 at the gazebo at 7:30 AM

Race Rules and Regulations

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

VIP Treatment

Dogwood Nothin’ Dragon is celebrating the 20th anniversary of our dragon boating team by hosting the inaugural Inlet Spring Regatta. To mark this memorable occasion we are also including VIP treatment for one participant from each team. Teams are invited to select a team member to receive this special treatment. The names will be collected at the registration table in the morning when the waivers are dropped off. 

*At the start of the lunch break each VIP should proceed to the gazebo near the registration table.  VIP treatment will last approximately 1 hour and will include lunch. Everyone should be back in time for the afternoon races.


Drinking Water

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


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.

Zero Waste

Celebrating Earth Day, our aim is for a zero waste event -- no trash left behind. Bring your own water bottle. Pack it in, pack it out. 

Social media

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Use our event hashtag: #inletspringregatta


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