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video. Traditional dragon boat racing festival in Taiwan

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Amateur athletes competed in a dragon boat race in a canal in eastern Beijing to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival on Monday. 25 teams representing companies, universities and residential complexes participated in the competition. The Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month of every year in the lunar calendar, which falls on Monday this year. Dragon boat races held throughout mainland China highlight traditional customs such as eating glutinous rice dumplings.

Amateur athletes competed in a dragon boat race in a canal in eastern Beijing to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival on Monday. 25 teams representing companies, universities and residential complexes participated in the competition. The Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month of every year in the lunar calendar, which falls on Monday this year. Dragon boat races held throughout mainland China highlight traditional customs such as eating glutinous rice dumplings.