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Pricing

PRICING

Category

 # of Races

 Before Jan 1st

 Before July 1st  

 After July 1st

 Mixed / Women's / Open / ACP / BCP / Paradragons 

 (w/o practice, 3 x 500m)

3

$995

$1,095

 $1,295

 Mixed / Women's / Open / ACP / BCP / Paradragons (Out-of-State)

 (3 x 500m)

3

$795

$895

 $1,095

 Additional Practice Session

 

 $100/session

 

Prices are in USD and do not include applicable tax (7% sales tax).

Payment Methods: We accept Visa, MasterCard, or Check.

Paying by check: You will receive a discount of $25 USD. This discount will be automatically applied during the registration process.

For more information (i.e. refund policy, multi-event discount, etc), please visit our FAQ page.

To ensure races run smoothly, smaller divisions may be combined in heats but will race independently of each other.

Registration Add-Ons

Each team registered at the festival will get a 20 x 20 team site (footprint, not tent rental) within the Athletes' Village. Teams have the option to bring their own tent or rent one from GWN. In addition to tents, chairs and tables are also available. For more information on rentals, please refer to the "Athletes' Village" tab below. Teams may also order additional practices, for more information please refer to the "Practice" tab below. 

Location

LOCATION

Location: The event will take place at Haulover Park. The address is 10800 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33154, United States.

Site Map: The 2023 map will be posted 1 week before the event.

2023 Miami DBF Site Map

Park Rules: We're committed to creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable experience for participants and spectators. Before heading out to the races, there are some things you should know:

BBQs and other cooking equipment are not permitted on-site.

Alcoholic beverages are not permitted at the venue.

Pets are not permitted on-site.

Teams are responsible for picking up their waste within their team sites.  In addition to handing out waste bags during team check-in, there will be wastebaskets located throughout the Athletes' Village to maintain the venue's cleanliness. Let's all work together to keep the site clean and green.

Schedule

SCHEDULE

Stay tuned for 2023 Race Schedule.

Bonus Racing for 2023: There will be a 200M Warm-Up Race at the beginning of the day. Race is optional for teams, no awards will be handed out, results will not affect your 500M races. 

Live Results

Get live race results and progressions on race day using your phone. Visit gwndragonboat.com/results

Race Marshaling

Marshaling for races will begin promptly half an hour before the first race of the day. Teams must be in the Marshalling area 30 minutes before their scheduled race throughout the day.

Race Day Check-In
Every Team Captain must check-in their team at Race Headquarters on race day. Registration will be open at 7:00 am. All waivers must be completed prior to check-in. Please visit the FAQ section for more information on how to check in on race day.

For a speedy check-in, ensure that all waivers for your team are completed. The electronic waiver deadline is 11:59AM EST on Wednesday, October 25th. Online access to waivers will be restricted after the deadline, after which only paper copies will be accepted on Saturday morning.

Team Captain's Meeting

There will be a Team Captain's meeting on Saturday morning to discuss race day rules and answer any participants' questions, 1 hour before the first race.

Awards

AWARDS

Consolation Division Finals: First-place teams will receive a trophy and gold medals.

Grand Finals: Third and second-place teams will receive bronze and silver medals, respectively.  First-place teams will receive a trophy and gold medals.

Awards Ceremonies

Ceremonies will take place after each Consolation Race, and Grand Final Race. Volunteers will gather the gold medal-winning team as they come off the water.  They will be escorted directly to the stage. Bronze and silver medal-winning teams will receive their medals in the dock area.

Entertainment

ENTERTAINMENT

Stay tuned for entertainment and on-site activities for 2023.

Vendors

VENDORS

Interested in being a vendor? Email us at info@gwnevents.com to find out more.

Parking

PARKING

Ample on-site parking is available right beside the event site. It costs $7 per day to park.

Please use the app called pay by phone app to complete payment for parking by using the Location #46258.

 

Volunteer

VOLUNTEER

Looking to have some fun on the docks? Be the first to know the official results? GWN is always looking for fantastic volunteers. If you would like to volunteer, we can promise some food, drinks, and a really cool shirt, so please complete this Volunteer Form to join our team! To get more info or ask any questions, feel free to send us an email at volunteers@gwnevents.com.

Additional Information

Accommodations
Travel
Athletes Village
Practices
Participant Checklist

event partner

Save Our Sisters Miami

Save Our Sisters (SOS) is a non-profit organization, and South Florida's first Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Racing team. We are a survivor group whose focus is on living, rather than on the disease that brought us together. Team SOS members are from all walks of life, ranging in age from 30 to 70 with varied interests and fitness levels. SOS offers an active, health-giving, life-affirming opportunity for breast cancer survivors.

For more information, visit https://teamsosmiami.org.

partners

Sponsor-Florida Sports Foundation
Sponsor-GMCVB
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