Notts Anaconda has secured a clean sweep of three first place positions in the sport’s second national league event of the year – the first time in the club’s 25-year history that it has taken first place in all the categories in a national league event.

The racing took...


On to sunny Bristol for race 2 of the BDA league, this picturesque venue once again buzzed with activity and the echoing sound of dragon boat drums.

The journey time had an effect and Notts Anaconda fielded quite a small crew having to borrow 3 ladies from Cambridge Roy...


Here we go everyone - the first league race of 2018 hosted by Amathus at Liverpool docks. Time to dust off the paddle and calm those back to school nerves.

The weather managed to hold out for us and though there were a few ominous-looking clouds rolling in, it remained...


You just can't keep us away from exercise! Throw in a trip to the fabulous capital of Estonia and off we go.

Twelve Anacondas set off to Tallinn to take part in their biggest running event, the SEB Tallinna Half Marathon, and one of us set out to complete the 10km race.



Three brave Anacondas took on the City of Nottingham Sprint Triathlon today, pitting their fitness and determination against a 300m swim, 12km cycle ride and 3km run.

The weather was pretty kind and proved to be a perfect day to be outside. Well done guys!

The final time...


And so to our home race.

The sun was shining and the weather smiled on us today, setting the scene for an exciting day of racing. The Anacondas arrived feeling fresher than usual for a race day, ready to take on the visitors on our home turf. 

We also did our...


It's not just about dragon boat racing you know!

This morning a group of Anacondas met up at Holme Pierrepont to take part in the Water Wipeout challenge, a 10km obstacle course race with over 70 obstacles including high walls, waterslides, cargo nets, and of course lot...


70.3 - the number of miles you cover in a half ironman under your own steam. A 1.2-mile swim, a 56-mile bike ride, and a 13.1-mile run all in one day.

Two of our clearly nuttier members completed the Staffordshire Half Ironman today, a pretty unbelie...


Voga.. what? I hear you ask.

The Vogalonga is a regatta that takes place in Venice every year. It started in 1974 as a protest against large powered boats damaging the waterways and has since grown into a huge event with boats of all shapes and sizes taking part.

This ye...


The weather held off once again and provided us with warm sunshine for the best part of the day; only a welcome cooling shower before the 5km race reminded us we were in the UK.

The open super 12 crew once again showed great fighting spirit to take second place behind a...