Santa Splash 2022

The Canals and Rivers Trust invited Amathus Dragon Boat Club, along with other water users, to join them for a ‘santa splash’ with plenty of mince pies and hot drinks, while water users enjoyed sharing their experiences and time together off the water. Thank you to the CRT for hosting this event.

Lashes v Tashes November 2022

The annual event of lashes v tashes. Each team battling it out to become winners. Many great challenges for each team this year including tug of war, canoe and kayak challenges and a variety of dragon boat races. A fun day was had by all.

Chester Paddle 25 miles

Amathus and Pool of Life members took part in a fantastic day of paddling on The River Dee, paddling over 25 miles with two boats out, enjoying the water together. A big thanks to all members who took part and to Dave for organising the trip.

An enjoyable and successful Taster Day

On Saturday 13th November 2021, we held our Dragon Boat taster day at Liverpoool’s Salthouse dock. We had over 50 new paddlers joining us to experience dragon boat racing in the heart of Liverpool. Thank you to all club members who organised the event and were involved in introducing new paddlers to our fantastic sport. Take a look at our gallery. Fancy joining us? Want to get involved? Email us: or send us a message using the contact form.

Welcome from all at Amathus Dragon Boat Club

A welcome from Amathus

Welcome to our new blog from all at Amathus Dragon Boat Club. Here you will find out more about what it is like to become part of the Black and Gold Family led by our own Ancient Dragon. You will gain an insight to this exciting and unique sport. Why not get in touch and come and see us!