In 2015's Dragon Boat Festival we had the highest number of teams enter the race. We were delighted to see so many teams returning to compete alongside some new supporters!
The 2015 competitors included:
2015 WINNERS MERSEYSIDE POLICE
Rehabilitation specialists Argent Rehabilitation have claimed their place in the race and are promising to deliver victory and if their business performance is anything to go by they're definitely a threat.
Leading legal services firm Birchall Blackburn Law will be competing in the Headway Wirral Dragon Boat race for the first time this year, promising to take no prisoners and bring home the title.
Acclaimed law firm BLM are back for again for another attempt at glory but this year they are bringing 3 years of experience and lot of determination to the water.
Market leading national legal services provider Carpenters are seasoned participants in the Headway Wirral Dragon Boat races and as previous winners Carpenters are keen to seize the title again at this year's race, enterring 2 boats to double the threat to their competitors.
As new entrants this year, QualitySolicitors David Roberts & Co will plan to rely on beginners luck and hope not to have that sinking feeling at the end!
Returning for their fourth year is award winning barrister's chambers Exchange Chambers. Captained by Gerard Martin QC the gloves are off as they aim to take the title, by fair means or foul.
Headway Wirral group members, suffers of ABI along with their families and our staff will be taking to the water captained by Headway Wirral's Development Officer Phil Barr, championing the spirit of this event.
Award winning Serious injury Lawyers, Hilary Meredith Solicitors Ltd are new to the competition this year but expect to add even more silver to their awards cabinet after the race.
Top Wirral estate agents Karl Tatler have signed up to compete in their first race at the Headway Wirral Dragon Boat Festival and if their performance is in line with their enthusiasm competitors beware!
High value legal costs specialists Law Costing Ltd are back to support the race for the fourth year. They missed 1st place last year by a fraction of a second. Whilst fractions do not usually trouble them, that one did and so they are back this year with one thing in mind: Victory!
Following on from Merseyside Police's Rugby Team strong effort last years Headway Wirral Dragon Boat Race, the Merseyside Police Officers participating this year's race are hungry for the title.
Roof Management Ltd's team of commercial roofing specialists are new to the race for 2015 but their brute strength and competitive nature could see lady luck on their side.
Silverbeck Rymer are on board for their first ever Headway Wirral Dragon Boat race and team captain Chelsea Peter's promises that her team will make waves so watch this space.
Weightmans believe in success and this race is no exception. Be on the look out for some serious tactics from this team and a performance worthy of the Headway Wirral Dragon Boat Race title.
West Kirby Sailing are active members of the Wirral community, keen supporters of persons with
disabilities and are primed to use their skills and training to rival the other teams in this competition.
Whitfield Business Services are new to this event but join fierce and determined to win. If their business launch is anything to go by they will be strong new competitors in the race and locally too!