Paddlers from the Bogalusa Venturer Crew 313 and 200 celebrate winning the fifth annual Walgreens Greater New Orleans Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday on the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville.

Twenty paddlers per boat worked in unison to propel the elaborately designed boats through the water.

Proceeds benefit the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital.

Metro Fitness and Forged Steele Crossfit, of Slidell, took second place, and Fleet of Foote, of Ottawa, Ontario, placed third.