Build Your Corporate Team

The Nanaimo Paddling Centre can help you build your corporate team in the exciting sport of dragon boating!

Getting out of the office and balancing work and play is rewarding for both employees and employers alike.

Studies have shown that workplace physical activity programs can reduce sick leave by up to 32% and increase productivity by 52%. The bottom line – healthy employees result in decreased absenteeism, turnover and illnesses and increased cooperation, production and profits.

Benefits of NPC Corporate Teams

  • Engaging in sports helps reduce stress and increase physical and mental health
  • Healthier employees = lower health insurance costs
  • Opportunity to network and meet new people
  • Exposure to new sports
  • Improvement interoffice relationships with colleagues
  • Reduced staff turnover and absenteeism

Multiple Team Discount

Is your company looking to register multiple teams? All additional teams after the first team are subject to a Multiple Sport Discount! You are eligible to receive 10% off fees on 2nd team, 20% off on 3rd team, 30% off on 4th team, and 40% off on 5th team.

Why train with NPC?

All you have to do is sign up and NPC will take care of the rest! We will help make this experience as fun and as easy as possible for you and your group!

Not only do we take care of scheduling and venue, we also provide teams with all of the equipment needed to play (paddles, lifejackets (PFDs). In addition, we also provide complete start–to–finish administration of our club including:

  • A user–friendly online registration process
  • An introductory email template to send to your team introducing NPC
  • An information package to your appointed team captain prior to the club start (includes schedule, equipment, etc.)
  • Single point of contact for registration/ communication/ scheduling
  • Pre–season Kick Off Meeting/ Party and an End of season Wrap Up Party

Corporate Events

Is your company looking to organize something active for it’s employees or clients?

Are you looking for an opportunity to bring together staff to build and create relationships that go beyond the office?

Let NPC customize corporate team – building activities for you!

We offer two packages, a 6 week or 8 week training package, which includes certified coaching, steering instruction, drummer instruction (how to call a race). NPC’s goal is to have your Corporate team ready to participate in the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival, plus to have a Fun Day Challenge between other Corporate teams prior to the Nanaimo Festival.

We promise to deliver an event that is fun, memorable, and valuable!

To get started Building Your Team Please Contact

Holly Wylie | Operations Manager | Nanaimo Paddling Centre

Call or Text: 250-616-0592  |  Email: