TIL In Australia, the Henley-on-Todd Regatta is held annually on the dry Todd riverbed. Competitors run down the course carrying bottomless boats. It was cancelled once, in 1993, due to flooding

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  1. “We had to cancel the boat race because there was water in the river”.

    The Todd River is flooding at the moment and you definitely don’t want to be on that water in a boat. The water is fast and wild.

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