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Although the sport originated in china, today it is played all over the world. The first international Hong Kong dragon boat races took place in 1976, after which International Dragon Boat federation(IDBF) was formed in 1991. By looking this federation Authentic Nashville Predators Jersey , European Dragon Boat Federation(EDBF) and Asian Dragon Boat federation (ADBF) were formed and are now governing dragon boat races in 60 countries.
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Dragon boating is the fastest growing watersport where thousands of new people participate every year. It also has clubs and organizations spanning 60 countries. It’s not just a water sport, but also a great outdoor activity means to get exercises and meet people.
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