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The Largest Team Sport IN THE WORLD – Snake Boat Race

The Snake Boat Race of Kerala that boasts of being the largest team sport in the world is a magnificent fiesta that brings alive the tranquil backwaters. Held in August every year, it is an occasion of great excitement that is a reflection of the vibrant people. Snake boats are long and slender in shape and are specially built for speed. They are controlled by 4 helmsmen, 25 singers and about 100-125 oarsmen who row in unison to the fast [...]