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members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange (Credit: Steve Pfost)

members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange Council row during practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

Dragon boat racing

Dragon boat racing on Long Island

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team
(Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team after the 500-meter race in the Hong Kong Dragon Boat race in Meadow Lake, Queens. (Aug. 4. 2012)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team
(Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team after the 500-meter race in the Hong Kong Dragon Boat race in Queens. (Aug. 4. 2012)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team
(Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team after the 500-meter race in the Hong Kong Dragon Boat race in Meadow Lake, Queens. (Aug. 4. 2012)

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New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team
(Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

New York Community Bancorp's Queens Dragons racing team after the 500-meter race in the Hong Kong Dragon Boat race in Queens. (Aug. 4. 2012)

Members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange Council take part in practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

Members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange Council row in the boat during practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

members of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange Council row during practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

Evan Mei, left, 20, of Brooklyn, and Alan
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Evan Mei, left, 20, of Brooklyn, and Alan Mai, 20 of Brooklyn, of the Asian United and Cultural Exchange Council climb into the boat for the practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

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Hin Wai Tsang, center, warms up with his
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Hin Wai Tsang, center, warms up with his team, the Asian United Cultural Exchange Council, at the practice trials of the Hong Kong dragon boat race at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. (July 28, 2012)

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