'The World Governing Body of Dragon Boat Sport'
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February 18, 2020
Chair - Marketing and Media
In this Edition...
Vale Dave Cogswell. We pay tribute to Dave who was an integral part of the global sport for almost 40 years.
AIMS was recently voted into becoming a member of the IOC. Find out what it means for our dreams of dragon boating in the Olympics.
December 12, 2019
Mike Thomas shares some of his memories of the major events from this year.
IDBF has established an Athletes' Commission to serve as a link between athletes and the federation to ensure athletes remain at the heart of dragon boat sport.
Read the story...
October 11, 2019
President Mike Thomas discusses the relationship between IDBF and ICF in dragon boating. We look at the 'fastest times' recorded over the past decade. Paddler profiles and the latest world championships in pictures!
July 21, 2019
It's been a while! LongZhou is back with a new look and new format!
Catch up on the latest dragon boat news from around the world including World Nations in Thailand and dragon boat events from Asia, Europe, Pan America and Oceania.
There's also a message from our Presid...
December 7, 2017
Here is the second edition of the Long Zhou News, the official eNews of the IDBF.
This eNews will be published bimonthly bringing you the latest updates from the IDBF.
To consult the Long Zhou - eNews, click here: Long Zhou-eNews-#2
To contribute to The Long Zhou eNews, e...
August 21, 2017
Welcome to the first edition of The Long Zhou News, the official eNews of the IDBF. It is anticipated that this eNews will be published bimonthly bringing you the latest updates from the IDBF.
To consult the Long Zhou - eNews, click here: Long Zhou-eNews-#1
NEWS RELEASE (#2020-02) | PDF version (127KB)
Since our last statement on the COVID-19 virus, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the viru...
CCWC and ENC 2020 COVID-19 Update
March 16, 2020
Longzhou Newsletter February 2020
(Issue 1 Vol 3)
NEWS RELEASE (#2020-03) | PDF version (68KB)
After extensive consultation, the IDBF with the Fédération de Dragon Boat for France (FDB) and the Organis...
The 12th IDBF Club Crew World Championships will not be held in 2020
March 26, 2020
CCWC 2020: Coronavirus Update
February 29, 2020
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