What we're about

Dragon Boat Paddling is a team sport. it's an effective way to enhance your fitness, make friends and have fun. Desert Dragons AD is a diverse, competitive team; open for those who wants to enjoy thrilling social water sport around the beautiful Mangroves.

Upcoming events (4+)

Boat Training - at Eastern Mangroves

Needs a location

Desert Dragons, a diverse, friendly and fun, yet competitive dragon boat team always welcomes fresh (and not so fresh) faces...

Feel like trying it out FOR FREE? then join us at the Eastern Mangroves, dock E (next to Carluccios):
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-8:30pm, and Sunday 8:00am

Ready to become an awesome Desert Dragon??? NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!! Bring sneakers and wear sports clothing that you don't mind getting wet.

For more information feel free to contact us! Always happy to hear from you :)

2022 UPDATE - We're back!

We're currently running at half capacity to maintain social distancing, please insure to inform us in advance if you're planning to tryout. Note priority will be given to regular members and will be first confirmed first serve.

We're also following Abu Dhabi's guidelines for public places, all participants must present AlHosn app with green status prior to training, temperature check, and complete health check forms. Safety is our no.1 priority.

Boat Training - at Eastern Mangroves

Needs a location

Desert Dragons, a diverse, friendly and fun, yet competitive dragon boat team always welcomes fresh (and not so fresh) faces...

Feel like trying it out FOR FREE? then join us at the Eastern Mangroves, dock E (next to Carluccios):
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-8:30pm, and Sunday 8:00am

Ready to become an awesome Desert Dragon??? NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!! Bring sneakers and wear sports clothing that you don't mind getting wet.

For more information feel free to contact us! Always happy to hear from you :)

2022 UPDATE - We're back!

We're currently running at half capacity to maintain social distancing, please insure to inform us in advance if you're planning to tryout. Note priority will be given to regular members and will be first confirmed first serve.

We're also following Abu Dhabi's guidelines for public places, all participants must present AlHosn app with green status prior to training, temperature check, and complete health check forms. Safety is our no.1 priority.

Boat Training - at Eastern Mangroves

Needs a location

Desert Dragons, a diverse, friendly and fun, yet competitive dragon boat team always welcomes fresh (and not so fresh) faces...

Feel like trying it out FOR FREE? then join us at the Eastern Mangroves, dock E (next to Carluccios):
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-8:30pm, and Sunday 8:00am

Ready to become an awesome Desert Dragon??? NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!! Bring sneakers and wear sports clothing that you don't mind getting wet.

For more information feel free to contact us! Always happy to hear from you :)

2022 UPDATE - We're back!

We're currently running at half capacity to maintain social distancing, please insure to inform us in advance if you're planning to tryout. Note priority will be given to regular members and will be first confirmed first serve.

We're also following Abu Dhabi's guidelines for public places, all participants must present AlHosn app with green status prior to training, temperature check, and complete health check forms. Safety is our no.1 priority.

Boat Training - at Eastern Mangroves

Needs a location

Desert Dragons, a diverse, friendly and fun, yet competitive dragon boat team always welcomes fresh (and not so fresh) faces...

Feel like trying it out FOR FREE? then join us at the Eastern Mangroves, dock E (next to Carluccios):
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-8:30pm, and Sunday 8:00am

Ready to become an awesome Desert Dragon??? NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!! Bring sneakers and wear sports clothing that you don't mind getting wet.

For more information feel free to contact us! Always happy to hear from you :)

2022 UPDATE - We're back!

We're currently running at half capacity to maintain social distancing, please insure to inform us in advance if you're planning to tryout. Note priority will be given to regular members and will be first confirmed first serve.

We're also following Abu Dhabi's guidelines for public places, all participants must present AlHosn app with green status prior to training, temperature check, and complete health check forms. Safety is our no.1 priority.

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