Dragon Boat is a historical sport in China. Originally, Dragon Boat is a ritual to commemorate Qu Yuan, an ancient Chinese statesman. Year after year, it becomes a famous, international and competitive sport.
The Dragon Boat Club, HKUSTSU
was founded in 1992. There are about 80 Members in the Club, which is a huge number in sport clubs of HKUST. The Club provides 10 lessons land trainings and 10 lessons water training in fall term to develop Members’ physical fitness and basic techniques in mastering a dragon boat. “One Boat! One Heart! One Goal!" is the Club slogan to emphasize the importance of team spirit. Base on this attitude, Dragon Boat Club has become one of the most outstanding Sport Clubs in HKUST.