Detailsof (2007) boat races
Champakulam Moolam Boat Race : On June 30th 2007 . Nine snake boats (chundan) , including popular ones such as Payippad, Champakulam, Cheruthana and St. George would be participating in the event.
Around 30 small boats will take part in various categories, including one for women, a special 100-seated pavilion was being readied exclusively for foreign tourists. This would be apart from the arrangements being made for lakhs of spectators expected to witness the event.
Other snake boat races in Alappuzha are
Nehru Trophy Boat Race :
Rajiv Gandhi Trophy Boat Race at Pulinkunnu : On 25th August 2007
Winner Jawahar Tayangari
second Sri Ganesh
Mother Teresa Trophy Boat race : On 26th August 2007
Erapuzha Chatayam boat race : On 28th August 2007
Payipad Boat Race