Harbin showcases dragon boat tug-of-war

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

People watch a dragon boat tug-of-war on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on January 14, 2024. /CFP

A dragon boat tug-of-war was held on the frozen surface of the Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on Sunday. A team from Shunde, Guangdong Province narrowly beat a team from Harbin in fierce competition. The new ice sport was part of an exhibition event which also included ice dragon boat racing and ice yachting.