Dragon Boat Challenge gets underway at Preston Docks

Competitors are gearing up to race against each other in a Dragon Boat Challenge.

Saturday, 1st June 2019, 10:49 am
Updated Saturday, 1st June 2019, 11:49 am
Dragon Boat Challenge gets underway at Preston Docks

Today’s competition will pit boat crews against each other at Preston Docks in a series of timed races throughout the day.

The annual event is run by North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce.

In a Tweet this morning a Chamber spokesman said: "Preston Marina is as still as a mill pond today, perfect conditions for our annual Dragon Boat Challenge.

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"Look forward to competing against some fab local businesses from 10am today.

"Spectators very welcome!"

Dragon Boat Challenge gets underway at Preston Docks