DBS Bank celebrates Singapore’s 50th birthday with a bigger and better DBS Marina Regatta 2015! In partnership with the Singapore Dragon Boat Association (SDBA), the event will be happening over two weekends in conjunction with the South East Asian Games 2015’s dragon boat races. DBS Marina Regatta’s Open and Women categories will be held on 30th & 31st May while the mixed races will be held on the same weekend as the SEA Games 2015 dragon boat races on the 6th and 7th of June.
Week 1: 30th-31st May 2015, Sat-Sun (Open and Women’s Categories, 200m/500m)
Held at the waters of Marina Bay, it is considered to be the race against the fittest and the strongest teams in the region. DBS Marina Regatta gathers over 140 local and international dragon boat teams annually since it premiered in 2012.
In its 4th year, the event promises an even more exciting line-up of activities, on both land and water. Dubbed as the event with the highest cash prizes at stake, one team may take home as much as SGD20,000. The podium ranking is based on a point system. Total cash prizes for this year will increase from SGD195,000 to SGD215,000, thanks to the continued support of DBS Bank.
The DBS Marina Regatta 2015 has confirmed the following categories:
Teams may opt to join in either Week 1 or Week 2 or both race weekends. Online Registration will open on 18th March 2015. Kindly note to get ready with your crew photos and other necessary details required. Bulletin No. 2, which will contain all registration details, will be released on 25th February 2015.
Dragon boat aficionados as well as family and friends of all participants get a spectacular view of the races from the Waterfront Promenade, The Lawn or at The Promontory of the iconic Marina Bay. Aside from the exciting dragon boat races, simultaneously, guests and supporters of all ages will be entertained via an array of unique celebratory land activities including music acts, Cosplay festival, and a grand fireworks display at the event’s finale.
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