Paddling for Dragon Boat Festival glory

Jun 28, 2020

Athletes paddle while spectators watch a dragon boat race despite the rain at Santang Village of Langxia Town in Jinshan District during Dragon Boat Festival celebrations on June 25. Altogether eight teams from Shanghai and neighboring Zhejiang Province joined the dragon boat tug-of-war, which attracted throngs of people from neighboring areas of Shanghai and Zhejiang. Luxiang Town Team won the championship after fierce competition. Visitors to Santang Village had the opportunity to join colorful activities, including fruit and vegetable festival, pet show and demonstration of traditional folk customs.