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Charity Dragonboat Race in France

25 May 2008
"Paddle for Water" is a dragon boat race for charity to be held on 13 September in Strasbourg, France. Organized by the 2009 Executive MBA class of ESSEC (Paris) and Mannheim Business Schools, proceeds from the race will go to PlayPumps International, a charity that provides access to clean water to millions of people in Africa.

"Paddle for Water" is open for dragon boat clubs and novices alike and is an excellent opportunity for companies to demonstrate corporate social responsibility and reinforce team spirit.

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The race will be held on Baggersee lake - just south of Strasbourg´s picturesque city center. A premiere: "Paddle for Water" is the first dragon boat race to take place in Strasbourg. On the beach of the lake, there will be lots of entertainment, food and exciting activities for the kids!

Teams from throughout Europe are invited to Strasbourg for a great day of paddling... for sports, for fun and for water! For more information, please visit www.paddleforwater.org or contact Peter van der Meulen at pavdmatkabelmail.de.

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