In pictures: Dragon boat racing at Riversway Festival

Posted on - 20th July, 2013 - 8:24pm | Author - | Posted in - Photos, Preston News, What's On in Preston
The teams race down Preston Dock

The teams race down Preston Dock

The morning of the Riversway Festival began with the annual dragon boat racing down Preston Dock.


Teams competed in the charge down the water as part of the maritime event.

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Bernie Blackburn and Jo Cook were there to capture the teams in action as hundreds turned out to cheer them on in super sunny conditions.

Bernie’s photos:

Jo’s photos:


Did you watch the race? Did you take part? Let us know in the comments below

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