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October 25, 2008

Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival

Disney's Wide World of Sports® hosted the Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival at the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort, October 18th 2008.

Dragon Boat Racing is currently the world's fastest growing water sport. Dragon boat festivals bring together teams of 20 paddlers, a steersperson and a drummer who work in unison to accomplish a common goal. Embraced by social groups and businesses worldwide, the sport of dragon boating builds camaraderie, and a sense of "team" through participation in sport.

For more event information visit www.gwndragonboat.com.

Here are some photos from the event. Certainly looks like it could be an entire day of fun and excitement!! From what I have read, the group is hoping to make this an annual event at Disney World.

Dragon Boat Race

Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


Dragon Boat Race


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