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the sport of racing boats

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The 14th World Dragon Boat Racing Championship was held in Chongqing, China on October 19-21.
Christian Sarte, owner of Style MNL, told Khaleej Times: "Dragon boat racing is a thrilling water sport, where paddlers - both experienced and newbies - learn sportsmanship, strategy and technique."
Dragon Boat Racing is a traditional Chinese sport, where a team of 20 paddlers, one cox, and a drummer, compete on water against other dragon boats with the aim being to reach the finish line in the fastest time.
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The games saw the docks filled with colour - and competitors - through open water swimming and dragon boat racing.
Le Rest added that through the event, they will be sending a message of leading a healthy lifestyle by embracing Dragon Boat racing.
DOHA WHILE Filipino athletes have made a name in basketball and boxing, there is another sport in which Pinoys take pride in carrying the flag of the Philippines- that is dragon boat racing.
Summary: The opening of China's national dragon boat racing series was held on Wednesday, in the country's southernmost province of Hainan.
The villagers' attempt to rush to Yuan's rescue in boats and to search for his body became the tradition of dragon boat racing over time and has been held for more than 2,000 years.
Central Japan International Airport, serving the Nagoya metropolitan region, opened Thursday an off-site betting station for boat races with a focus its operator says is on drawing foreign passengers or other people who are unfamiliar with boat racing.
eople are obsessed with runs, cycle races and dragon boat racing in Singapore.
LIVERPOOL hosted a display of dragon boat racing this weekend when Queens Dock was the scene of a meeting of the British Dragon Boat Racing Association (BDA).
This year's line up includes dragon boat racing, a schools' eight, the University Eights Races and a charity duck race on the water while the Ellington Colliery Band, Northern Angels Cheerleaders and the Army will entertain crowds in Baltic Square..
Summary: Dubai: Qatar's F1 power boat racing team has been given a boost for the 2009 Championship, thanks to the signing of a sponsorship deal by Qatar Marine Sport Federation (QMSF) and GAC Qatar.
From 10am until 4pm visitors will have the opportunity to try their hand at dragon boat racing for free.