The Municipality of Paoay, Ilocos Norte in cooperation with PCKDF hosted its first dragon boat race held last May 6 at Paoay Lake.

The event was participated by club crews coming from Metro Manila and nearby provinces. It also culminated a dragon boat clinic which was joined by students and children of seasoned paddlers.

Manila Dragons bagged 2 major awards:

4TH PLACE MAJOR FINALS, MEN’S CREW SHORT BOAT
4TH PLACE MAJOR FINALS, MIXED CREW SHORT BOAT

It was a successful event full of firsts for MD paddlers. They trained and raced hard and the outcome was glorious!