The 4th Qingdao Dragon Boat Race and the 4th Qingdao College Students Dragon Boat Race was held on June 7 in Qingdao High-tech Zone. More than 400 contestants of 20 teams from local enterprises, public institutions, social organizations, colleges and universities competed in the game to celebrate the traditional Chinese festival-Duanwu Festival.
According to the organizing committee of the event, the dragon boat competition this year includes open class 22-people dragon boat race, open class 12-people dragon boat race and 12-people university men's race. In the end, after fierce competition, delegation of Hetao Street won the first prize of the open class 22-people dragon boat race and Navy Submarine Academy delegation won the first prize of the 12-people university men's race.
In addition, interactive activities were also held to enrich citizens' experience. Based on the water quality and landscape of the intelligent island water system in high-tech zone, and taking audience's experience into full consideration, the organizing committee set up competition areas and audience areas, aiming to provide a fair and safe competition environment for the players, and at the same time to allow the audiences to have a more excellent watching experience.
At present, Hongdao Economic Zone is giving top priority to the introduction of talent and investment, striving to foster a more efficient business environment, more favorable policy environment and more quality living environment, and sparing no efforts to make contributions to building Qingdao into an open, modern, dynamic and fashionable cosmopolis.
The dragon boat race is expected to become a characteristic and influential event during the Duanwu Festival in the future, according to the organizing committee, so as to provide a publicity platform for local enterprises.