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a race between people rowing or driving boats

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He said Boat Race was one of the series of events organized by the PCG to celebrate Independence Day on August 14 and Pakistan Day on March 23.
The Scottish Boat Race was first held in 1877 as a fours event but changed to eights in the 1960s.
Following the traditional format, the 2015 Boat Race of the North will consist of four races, culminating in the head-to-head battle of the universities' senior men's eights.
The purpose of the event is to show support for the protection of the environment and to educate the audience towards climate change through a range of activities, including a boat race which consists of boats made out of recyclable materials such as plastic PEP bottles.
The annual race sees students from the two South Wales universities go head to head in the battle for the title of Welsh Varsity Boat Race Champions.
While the women dominated the history, Oxford president Constantine Louloudis etched his own entry in boat race annals.
Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race to be held in the second week of August is considered to the best among all.
The dragon boat race was in aid of Overgate Hospice in Elland and the event was organised by Rob Bloomfield.
Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales will be holding their dragon boat race, which will see boats with 11 team members race from the starting line at Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff Bay, on Sunday, June 15.
Oxford beat Cambridge by 11 lengths in the biggest victory since 1973 to win the 160th BNY Mellon Boat Race, extending their dominance with their fifth triumph in seven years.
The University Boat Race has its critics, but where else apart from the House Of Commons could two teams of down-to-earth working-class lads hold the nation so agog?
REIGNING champions Oxford are the favourites for yet more Boat Race glory tomorrow, according to Great Britain rower Moe Sbihi.
THE Robert Gordon University crew became hat-trick heroes by winning the 2014 Aberdeen Asset Management Boat Race for the third year in a row.
Abu Dhabi: In what will be a first of its kind at Yas Marina, the Dragon Boat Race and Festival in Abu Dhabi this Friday will focus largely on involving the community amid some interesting battles in the water.
BOAT RACE: Sir Matthew Pinsent would relish the opportunity to umpire the first ever women's Boat Race to be held on the Championship course between Putney and Mortlake when it moves from Henley in 2015.