Kōrero: Canoeing and rafting

Dragon boat racing (4 o 4)

Dragon boat racing

A sport with origins in the Far East, dragon boat racing has caught on in New Zealand. These teams are battling it out for first place in a school sporting event in February 1998. The team from Hutt Valley High School (foreground) won.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1998/0556/10
Photograph by Melanie Burford

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Canoeing and rafting - Competitive kayaking', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13095/dragon-boat-racing (accessed 24 July 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 18 Jul 2016