Part 1 of Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival 2012 – OCA Image TV, a TV magazine program for Asian Pacific Americans living in Northeast Ohio. This episode is about the 2012 Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival.
The Festival acknowledges dragon boat history and its connection with Asian culture and will promote the people and unique cultures of Cleveland’s Asian community. Dragon Boat racing incorporates high energy, fitness, team building and recreational exercise in a fun and competitive atmosphere! It is an excellent recreational sport for men and women of all ages and fitness levels. Individual strength is less important than teamwork, coordination and cooperation.
Proceeds from the Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival benefit The Gathering Place. The Gathering Place is a caring community that supports, educates and empowers individuals and families touched by cancer through programs and services provided free of charge. Join us for thrilling races, team spirit and fun on the banks of the majestic Cuyahoga River in Cleveland’s Historic Flats. The races are an exciting and exhilarating event!