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Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race 2012 PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 06 December 2012 04:39


Date: 8th & 9th December 2012

Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm

Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam, Penang

The Penang International Dragon Boat Festival Organizing Committee will be organizing a Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race this weekend with an encouraging participation of 27 teams; 11 local teams from Penang and around Malaysia, and 16 foreign teams from Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Philippines, Australia and other Commonwealth countries.

The categories for this race are as follows:

22 Racers – 500m
1. Penang Closed
2. Premier Open
3. Premier Mixed

12 Racers – 500m
1. Premier Women
2. Senior 40 Open
3. Junior U23 Open
4. Premier Open – 2 x 250m Relay
5. Premier Mixed – 2 x 250m Relay
6. Junior U23 Open – 2 x 250m Relay

The public is welcome to witness this exciting race. Food and drinks are available for purchase at the site using food-coupons that will be sold at the secretariat booth during the event.

For more information about the festival, please email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or contact 04-650 5136.

 

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 December 2012 05:03
 
Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012 Official Results PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:34

Thank you everyone for your participation in Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012. 
 
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Plenitude PIDBF Workshop and photography competition PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 28 June 2012 09:39

 

 

Plenitude Penang Dragon Boat Workshop

Date: 29th June 2012

Time: 9.30 am - 4.00pm

Registration fee: RM 15

The public who are interested to learn more about Dragon Boating is welcomed to join the International Dragon Boat Workshop on the 29th of June 2012, from 9.30am to 4.00pm. Some of the special classes includes "paddling skill class" by Coach Nester Ilagan from Philiphines, "water safety awareness" by Mr Ooi Win Juat and a "practical session" at the Teluk Bahang Dam itself . The registration fee is RM15 per person.

 

Photography Competition

There will also be a Photography Competition during this two day festival. The first prize winner of the competition will recieve RM800 cash prize, followed by RM500 and RM300 for the 2nd and 3rd prize winner. 

Shutterbugs who are interested to join this competition can email Ms. Nadia Ali at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   OR register at the secretariat desk during the festival.

For more information about the festival, please contact 04-650 5136, 012-483 0448 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Visit our website for more details: www.penangdragonboat.gov.my


Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2012 09:41
 
Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012 – Photography Competition PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 14 June 2012 02:32

Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012 – Photography Competition

 

Date: 30 June & 1 July 2012

Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam, Penang

 

All photography enthusiasts are invited to take part in the photography competition in conjunction with the Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012 to capture the excitement and energy of this two-day festival. The photos must capture the spirit of the race and will be judged based on overall composition and creativity.

 

The first prize winner will be awarded with RM800, second prize winner will be awarded with RM500 and third prize winner will be awarded with RM300.

This competition is open to Malaysians of all ages, and entry photos should be submitted by 15 July 2012 to Penang State EXCO for Tourism Development and Culture, Level 53, KOMTAR, 10503 George Town, Penang. 

 

For enquiries and registration, please call 04-650 5136, 016-411 0000 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 June 2012 02:34
 
Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2012 PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 23 May 2012 11:58

 

Date: 30 June & 1 July 2012

Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam, Penang 

The popular Plenitude Penang International Dragon Boat Festival is back for the 32rd time in Penang from 30 June to 1 July this year. This year, 14 international teams from South Africa, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Thailand, Philippines and New Zealand have confirmed their participation, as well as 13 Malaysian teams.

The public is welcome to witness the race at the beautiful Teluk Bahang Dam. Rapid Penang busses travelling to Batu Feringgi will extend their route up to the dam from 8.00am to 6.00pm during these two days. For those who visit, they need not worry about food as they will be able to purchase meals at the site using food-coupons which will be sold by the organiser during the event. Those who purchase a minimum of RM10 worth of coupons will be entitled to enter in the lucky draw and stand a chance to win a Grand Prize of a cruise to Phuket worth RM 4500, hotel stays, 50 Swork sunglasses worth RM799 and more!

For those who wish to participate, an entry fee of RM120 for 12 racers and RM180 for 22 racers per team will be charged for each event. The categories are as follows:

 

 

22 Racers

1

Premier Open – 200m

2

Premier Open – 500m

3

Premier Mixed – 200m

4

Premier Mixed – 500m

 

 

 

12 Racers

1

Premier Open – 200m

2

Premier Open – 500m

3

Premier Women – 200m

4

Premier Women – 500m

5

Premier Mixed – 200m

6

Premier Mixed – 500m

7

Senior 40 Open – 200m

8

Senior 40 Open – 500m

9

Senior 40 Women – 200m

10

Senior 40 Women – 500m

11

Senior 40 Mixed – 200m

12

Senior 40 Mixed – 500m

13

Junior U23 Open – 200m

14

Junior U23 Open – 500m

 

 

In conjunction with the festival, a photography competition will also be held for shutterbugs. Those with the best photos of the race will be awarded with RM800 for first prize, RM500 for second prize and RM300 for third prize. The photo submission date will be by 15 July 2012. 

For participants of the race, a workshop will be held on 29 June, from 10am to 6pm at Tanjung Bungah Beach Hotel and later at Teluk Bahang Dam. An expert coach from Philippines will be conducting the workshop to discuss rowing techniques, followed by a Water Safety Awareness Course by a qualified trainer. Each participant team can send two representatives to attend the workshop.

For participation or more information about the festival, please contact 04-650 5136, 012-483 0448 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Visit our website for more details: www.penangdragonboat.gov.my

This event is fully supported by the Penang State Government and is an affiliated event of the International Dragon Boat Federation. 

 

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2012 15:23
 
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