champakulam moolam boat race 2013
Date of Race: sunday june 23rd 2013
Sreeganesh chundan' rowed by
Star Boat Club, Haripad won the rajapramukhan trophy 2013
‘Jawahar Thayankari’, rowed by the Kumarakom boat club, finished second
‘Karichal’, rowed by the Lourde Matha Boat Club, Chennankari, finished third.
five A grade veppu boats, four A grade Odi boats, five B grade Odi boats, four churulan boats and 3 B grade veppu boats participated in the other categories.
The captain's clinic was held on june 14 th.
Governor Nikhil Kumar will inaugurate the race. Altogether 29 country boats, including nine snake boats, will be competing in the race.
The different categories are:
Churulan boats, having only 30 oarsmen
Veppu boats: A grade boats have about 65 oarsmen
Iruttukuthi boats are known for its shape and can move at great speed