About

The Shanglong Dragonboat Club is a group of recreational paddlers promoting the traditional Chinese sport of dragonboating in Shanghai. We are the only amateur dragonboat club in Shanghai and welcome new-comers and paddlers of any background.

Since 2000, we have trained at the Shanghai Water Sports Center located in Qingpu just west of the city center. Our members are drawn from more than 15 countries: USA, France, Germany, Netherlands, Singapore, Italy, Japan , China, etc. In our team there are managers, teachers, translators, mechanics, and foreign students, whose ages are from 20 to 50 years old.