Dragon boat race added to Beaufort Water Festival

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 6, 2013 

Dragon boat teams will take to the water and race in this year's Beaufort Water Festival.

Organizers of the Water Festival and DragonBoat Beaufort announced Wednesday that a Dragon Boat race is planned for July 20 during the festival. The event will feature several dozen 20-plus member teams formed by local companies, associations and friends. Established teams from across the country are also able to compete.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Water Festival and DragonBoat Beaufort's cancer survivor missions. Details: John Dickerson, 843-575-5542 or www.dragonboatbeaufort.org.

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