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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, 2015

 

Dotting the eyes is believed to protect the paddlers from evil spirits and disease for the rest of the year. The ancient ritual (called "Awakening the Dragon") is performed and the eyes of the dragon head are literally "dotted" as a symbol to awaken the spirit of the...

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 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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