Dragonboat Cup 2019

Date: 20th of July, Start 10.00 hrs., start of runs: 11.00 hrs. onwards

Location: Ruderverein Villach, Seeuferstraße 67, Villach-Landskron

Since 2011 the CIC joins the Dragonboat Cup at Ossiacher See with an own CIC paddling team. Visitors are very welcome at the tournament! Day event, food and drinks are available the whole day.



  • Date of the Cup: 
    Saturday, 20th of July,
    2019 daytime event, begin 10.00 hrs. starting of runs approx 11.00 hrs. Not depending on the weather.
  • Training: 3 training sessions (lasting 50 minutes). Training will start end of June. Dates tbc.
  • Team size: 20 people (18 paddlers, a drummer and a cox), at least 6 women per boat
  • Location: Ruderverein Villach von 1881, A-9523 Landskron, Ossiacher See-Süduferstr. 67.
  • Procedure:
    In each heat two boats will compete against each other. Each team will get a second opportunity in a different boat. The distances will be added up to give a final figure and the faster boat will win. 
    Finals for the first and second places involve two races as well, one in each boat. The total time totted up from just these heats will decide the overall winner or the team that is awarded third place. 
  • All participating crews will be accompanied by experienced paddlers who will give help and advice.
  • Rowing distance at the Cup: 222 m
  • Everyone can have a go (sporty or not, but has to be able to swim)
  • No age limit
  • Training commitment: the whole team at least twice, preferably three times
  • Teams: up to 20 teams at the event
  • approx. 18.00 hrs. begin of the Dragonboat Party with live music

    for training, attendance fees and T-Shirts will be paid by the CIC for CIC members 2019.

Thanks to all who are taking part. We wish you good luck! Go, CIC Team, Go!