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We meet regularly on Saturday mornings at Bridge 8 Hub and Paddle Cafe at 10:30 am.

Occasionally we have 'Dragon Days Out' to Port Edgar Marina (South Queensferry) or Lochore Meadows Country Park.

We are also planning trips to Auchinstarry Marina on the Forth and Clyde Canal and possibly to Strathclyde Country Park!

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for dates and times.

April 9, 2016

 

Each year we honour the ancient Chinese tradition of dragon boat racing with an Eye Dotting and Dragon Blessing Ceremony. We invite priests  to the waters of the Forth to conduct this ancient and colourful ritual.

 

The priests set up their altar right on the dock...

October 29, 2015

We have revamped the website and we would love to know what you think.  Do you have any pictures of the Dragons you would like to show?  Any stories you would be happy to share on the blog?  Let us know......

 

 

April 1, 2013

Every dragon boat festival in the world honours its roots – especially through one crucial ceremony that must take place before the first boat’s paddles slip into the water. It is the “awakening of the dragon” ceremony.

 

It’s an ancient rite that is part of every dragon...

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© Port Edgar Dragons

 

Port Edgar Dragons is a Scottish charity for cancer survivors, particularly breast cancer, and their supporters. The physical activity and team support foster the wellbeing of those with experience of cancer.

 

We are registered with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator. Scottish Charity Reg No is SC041803.  

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Welcome to the Port Edgar Dragons