The first-ever Cebu Dragon Boat Fiesta 2017 will be held this week. (Image: Dragon Boat Cebu Central)
The Cebu Dragon Boast Fiesta 2017 will be held this April 28 to 30 at the Cebu Yacht Club in Lapu-Lapu City. This event, which is the first of its kind, will gather over 1,000 paddlers from the Philippines, the USA, Canada, Hong Kong, and Africa. The local team will include paddlers from the PADS (Philippine Accessible Disability Services) Cross Disability Dragon Boat Team.
The event will kick off with a friendly competition on April 28, followed by the 500-meter and 250-meter standard and small boat races for women’s, men’s, and mixed categories.