Participants take part in the Matlock raft race in Matlock, England, Dec. 26, 2013.
The Derbyshire Association of Sub-Aqua Clubs organise the Matlock Raft Race in aid of the RNLI (lifeboats). It has been running for over 47 years and has raised more than £200,000.
The race starts on the River Derwent in Matlock and finishes at Cromford Meadows two miles downstream. All photos taken Dec. 26, 2013 in Matlock, England.