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The International Dragon Boat Festival Boracay

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Dragon boat - one of the fastest growing sports in the world. The races between these long wooden made baots are joining up 80 rowers during a race, up to 18 per boat.

On Boracay, dragon boat is a very popular sport among the locals and different teams are training all the year. The official dragon boat race on Boracay takes place every year around end of April and teams from  Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Hong Kong and Europe are joining this event.

If you fancy trying this sport just join one of the many teams on Boracay during their training sessions.

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