This years Wirral Dragon Boat Festival was our biggest and best year yet. A total of 21 teams, including a range of businesses, public sector bodies and groups of friends came together to compete for the Headway Trophy. Carpenters Law, RSA Motability, Law Costing Ltd and Auger where the four teams in the final race. Team Auger where the fastest to the finish line and took home the Headway Trophy and where crowned 2016 Wirral Dragon Boat Winners!
Mayor Pat Hackett joined in the fun and shown his support whilst opening up the event and new to the event this year was the 'Paddle of Power' which was won by Channel 4's Sunday Brunch, Simon Rimmer and his team 'The Vikings' for raising the most money for Headway Wirral.
Also participants and supporters enjoyed some family fun including face painting, drinks and BBQ, with some people taking home some great prizes from the raffle, kindly donated by our sponsors.
The Wirral Dragon Boat Festival is back on Saturday 20th May 2017 for the sixth year!