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- n. A type of boat raced in Chinese festivals featuring a dragon motif and twenty paddling, one drumming, and one steering known as the sweep.
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In search of a new challenge, the 39-year-old director of custom publishing at Hearst Magazines Hong Kong Ltd. signed up for dragon boat racing, the ancient Chinese traditional sport.
Even the newly anointed Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine Middleton, was a dragon boat racer in London until she had to leave her team in 2007 for security reasons.