Dragon boats hit water during holiday

Updated: 2021-06-10

Beijing's Daxing district holds a dragon boat race in a scenic forest park on June 10, in advance of the Dragon Boat Festival that fell on June 14. 

Various towns, sub-districts, departments and enterprises in Daxing competed in the 300-meter race which gathered more than 24 teams comprised of 200 participants. 


Teams from across the Daxing district come out before the rowing competition. [Photo provided by Daxing district]


Racers strive to be the first over the finishing line. [Photo provided by Daxing district]


Champions accept awards after the race. [Photo provided by Daxing district]