Tuesday 19th January 2021

Liverpool Dragon Boat Race

Merseyside schools compete in Liverpool Dragon Boat Race

"The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence." Confucius

Dragon boat racing is a fun filled, adrenaline pumping, water sports activity and is a growing sport in the UK and worldwide with its unique combination of traditional culture, sport and teamwork.

After a hotly contested final, Archbishop Beck Catholic College were crowned champions.

Congratulations and well done to our Year 8 students who finished in first place taking GOLD in the 2019 4 Dragons Boat Competition:

Luca, Jack, Ethan, Ben, Harry, Ryan, James, Evie, Chloe, Elle, Darcie, Mille, Millie, and Isabella

The students competed against 6 schools from across the North West at the Liverpool water sports centre, Albert Dock.

  • Round 1
    Beck V Alsop (3.47sec)
  • Round 2
    Beck V NLA (3.27)
  • Semi Finals
    Beck, NLA and Gateacre (2.41)
  • Finals
    Beck, Gatacre and Ormiston Bolingbrook (Runcorn)
  • Winners 2019
    Archbishop Beck – Time 2.21 seconds!


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