FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Hundreds of people came to cheer on dozens of teams at the Riverpalooza Dragon Boat races Saturday morning.
Teams of 20 raced down a 300-meter course on the Saint Mary’s River. Dragon Boat racing is a 2,000-year-old Chinese tradition.
Money raised supports Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.
Watch the second video to see Go Pro video during a heat. NewsChannel 15’s Alyssa Ivanson was on the Fort Wayne Fire Department’s team and the video is of race that won the city division finals.