Manila Dragons Dragonboat Rowing Team once again proved that hard work pays off. Last November 12, 2016, The MDDRT joined the 2016 Puerto Princesa International Club Crew Championship which was held at Puerto Princesa, Palawan. It is a 2-day event which was hosted by the Philippine Canoe Kayak Dragonboat Federation and participated by paddlers all over the world. Different club crews from the Philippines, Chinese Taipei, Hongkong, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Germany and USA have contributed to its success. MDDRT fruitfully bagged 1st place – minor award for the women’s crew short boat and its mixed team also reached to the finals and received praises from co-racers. Indeed, it was a successful event. The ceremony ended with a dinner party and a fireworks display to cap the event.