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 Northmen Team Fee to your Shopping Cart
  3. Make sure to also add the DBB Membership Fee if you have not already paid for this season.
  4. Proceed to checkout. 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!