The Barrie Northmen – Men’s

northmenIntroducing the Barrie Northmen, our club’s first men’s team.

Skill Level: Intermediate / Competitive

Practices: 1x per week on-water training for 18 weeks

Races: 2 races


The Barrie Northmen will begin weekly practices starting May 29, occurring every Wednesday until September 25. Practices are scheduled for 6:30 –7:30 pm.


  • GWN Sport – Marilyn Bell Park, Toronto – Saturday July 13
  • GWN Challenge – Marilyn Bell Park, Toronto – Saturday September 7 and Sunday September 8


Carrie Gordon


The 2019 season fees are: $225 Team Fee + $25 DBB fee = $250.00. Fees are due May 15th.

How to Register:

  1. Complete our online Membership Application here (opens in new window)
  2. Add $25 DBB Membership Fee to your Shopping Cart here:  
  3. Add $225 Northmen Team Fee to your Shopping Cart here:  
  4. Proceed to checkout via the Shopping Cart on the right side of this page (below on a mobile device). Once your purchase has been made, a Dragon Boat Barrie representative will be in contact with you confirming your registration.

What does my team fee include?

  • professional coaching ($50 – $100 per team per practice)
  • boat rental ($110 per team per practice)
  • use of paddle and life jacket for all practices and races (up to $350 to buy new per paddler)
  • festival fees ($750 to $1,750 per team per festival)

What’s not included?

  • team jersey (approximately $40, yours to keep)
  • transportation and accommodations for out of town races, if necessary
  • charitable fundraising requirements for various festivals (anywhere from $0 to $1,250 per team per festival)


Ask here!

Past Results

GWN Challenge – September 10 – 11, 2016

Open Division 500m Qualifying – 3rd place – 2:19.230
Premier Open 200m Consolation Final – 2nd place – 0:51.98
Premier Open A Division 500m Consolation Final – 2nd place – 2:11.02, just 0.15 seconds behind 1st!