This is said to bring in strong winds which propel the boat faster.
Apart from family, people owning boats are very proud of their acquisition.
Everything is silent apart from the sound of the waves as they wash past the hull.
Well, any Lazy Gecko member will be quick to refute this tradition, given the number of fair damsels who share their boats with men.
This would be the perfect adventure for you.
Other races are localized to see who can steer the boat to the finish line first.