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Boat Race 2
12020-04-30T18:05:31-04:00Kate McDonald306bb1134bc892ab2ada669bed7aecb100ef7d5f353Image of annual boat race and ceremony in Ogimi.plain2021-09-16T16:18:57-04:0026.667934, 128.2The Gail Project1952-1953Dustin WrightCharles Eugene GailThe Gail Project; University of California, Santa CruzUsed with permission.Dustin WrightDW-0015Kate McDonald306bb1134bc892ab2ada669bed7aecb100ef7d5f
The following two images are of a dragon boat (haarii) race in Ogumi, along the northwest coast of Okinawan main island. According to George Kerr (2000), these dragon boat races have historically often occurred in harbor waters and bays on the fifth of the fifth month.