To date, the Philippine National Dragon Boat Team still holds the World Record of 40.02 secs in the 200m Standard Boat (DB22). The fastest 200m timing in the Premier Open Category was recorded at the IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championships (WDBRC) held in Racice, Czech Republic in 2009.
As per the International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) Competition Regulations, in WDBRC races, the minimum number of people in a Representative Team shall be 20 (Standard Boat, DB22) and 12 (Small Boat, DB12).
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