MANILA, Philippines - The 2017 Manila Bay Seasports Festival will be held March 18-19 at Manila Bay featuring mixed team championships for the dragon boat race.
Also on tap are the stock and formula races for the motorized banca events in annual summer event presented by MBC and the City of Manila, in cooperation with the Philippine Coast Guard.
Water enthusiasts and hobbyists are invited to cheer on the participants in the spectator sports made popular in island nations such as the Philippines.
MBC and its partners have set aside over half a million in prizes for all race divisions.
Rowing clubs, student groups, and even top athletes are expected to see action in the dragon boat race, while bangkeros from all over the country will pit their skills in a show of seafaring brains and brawn.
Registration is on first-come, first-served basis. For details, call Lida Aquino at No. 0915-242-7426.
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