Dragon Boat Race

Bristol’s leading alcohol and drug treatment service providers teamed up to compete in this year’s Julian House Dragon Boat Festival, in celebration of Recovery Month.

The Dragon Boat Festival features teams racing Chinese style dragon boats over a course of 250m at Baltic Wharf, Bristol Docks. This year’s festival held on 5 September was a thrilling events for competitors and spectators. 2015 was the first year that Julian House have hosted the event.

The Bristol ROADS Dragon Boat featured 16 paddlers and one drummer from ARA, Bristol Drugs Project, Developing Health and Independence and Bristol Specialist Drug & Alcohol Service.