August 08, 2016

MEP Team takes Silver at EC Dragon Boat Festival

The MEP & FitELITE Team took 2nd place in the C Division Championship Dragon Boat race on Saturday, August 6, 2016.

A total of 52 teams supported this year's dragon boat festival; that's more than 1,300 participants taking their paddles to the water.

Teams paddle their fastest the 250 meter race course consisting of 20 paddlers, one drummer and a steersperson.

In total, $209,000 was raised Saturday for hospice care, but donations can still be made at any Holiday gas station until August 12th.

Clink the link to learn more and see videos of the Dragon Boat Festival.

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