PH dragonboat team paddles to SEA Games double bronze

Marga Deona
PH dragonboat team paddles to SEA Games double bronze

Marga Deona

Thailand and Indonesia lord it over as the Philippines twice settle for 3rd in the traditional boat race

 

SUBIC, Philippines – The Philippine dragonboat team won two bronze medals in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games traditional boat race held from Saturday, December 7 to Sunday, December 8 at Malawaan Park, Subic.

The team took third place in the mixed 22-seaters 200 meter category with a time of 41.527 seconds, behind Thailand which won gold (39.792 seconds) and Indonesia (40.592 seconds) for silver.

In the mixed 22-seaters 500 meter category, the Philippines managed to get the bronze with a time of 1:58.415. Indonesia took gold (1:53.753) and Thailand picked up the silver (1:55.153). – Rappler.com

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