2011 Dragon BoatsHey everyone!  Steve from Tampa Bay & Company here again.  In addition to the over 2,000 international paddlers competing in the 10th IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championship that I told you about, nearly 100 racing officials representing 20 countries including Australia, Canada, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Iran, Japan, Macau, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Uganda, Ukraine and the United States are coming to the Tampa Bay area from across the World.

All these wonderful people from around the world will be arriving as early as July 25 for the 10th IDBF World Dragon Boat Racing Championship that will take place on the Seddon Channel in downtown Tampa, marking the first time the Tampa Bay area has hosted the event. This is going to be a lot of fun so don't miss out on the all the action of this great Tampa Bay area event and keep checking in with me for more great things to come.The racing begins on Wednesday, Aug. 3 and concludes on Sunday, Aug. 7. 

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