The North Eastern Dragon Boaters Association, also called NEDBA, began as a community based organization in July 2012 and was formally registered as a nongovernmental organization in August 2012;Company No. N 2169 (95). The objective of the North Eastern Dragon Boaters Association is to be an umbrella organisation that facilitates the administration and promotion of dragon boat racing in North East Trinidad. A major focus is to train community coaches and develop dragon boat racing athletes.

Mission Statement
To promote the sport of  dragon boat racing in the North Eastern communities of Trinidad