Panzhi­hua re­gatta

Global Times US Edition - - SPORTS -

Panzhi­hua in South­west China’s Sichuan Prov­ince is set to host a re­gatta fea­tur­ing ca­noes and kayaks from De­cem­ber 2 to 5, or­ga­niz­ers an­nounced Tues­day.

The event will fea­ture races of 12 kilo­me­ters and 400 me­ters, with more than 60 rac­ers com­pet­ing for to­tal prize money of 300,000 yuan ($43,215).

Panzhi­hua sits at the con­flu­ences of the Jin­sha and Ya­long rivers, which are trib­u­taries of the Yangtze River.

The city’s mild win­ters make the city a hot tourist desti­na­tion.

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