Logo Description Location Date

Valentines Day Race 2017

One sweetheart of a Race, better yet, receive that "special" Valentines card for a free entry! 2.5 ~3 Mile Short Course, 5 Mile Course, 8 Mile Long Course

Folsom, CA


Glacier Breaker 2017

Bryson City, NC


Lanakila Classic 2017

Ocean race with Outriggers, Surfskis, SUPs and Paddleboards.

Redondo Beach, CA


Bluerush Board Sports Race Series: Race 1

The Bluerush-Bar Bocce races are fun, family oriented and yet challenging races. The racing starts and ends off the beach at Bar Bocce restaurant in beautiful Sausalito, California. The racing takes place on Richardson Bay just off San Francisco Bay and offers 2mile (great for beginners) and 6mile (intermediate to advanced) courses. Great food and a fun social atmosphere post-race make this a must-do on your race calendar.

Bar Bocce 1250 Bridgeway Sausalito, CA 94965


Cocoplum Paddle-A-Thon

20K Flatwater Marathon and 10K races for all Canoes, Kayaks and SUPs. In addition the USCA National Championships for Aluminum Canoes, Touring Kayaks (not more than 20' in length and at least 18" wide at the 4" waterline beam) & Downriver Kayaks will be held.

North Port, FL


The Cold Hands Paddle 2017

The 13th Annual Tim O'Donnell Honorary Cold Hands Paddle to benefit The Ocean of Hope is great way to start the paddling season: an awesome 4 mile course from Cabrillo Beach Bathhouse, around the lighthouse and finishing inside at Cabrillo Beach. Proceeds from the raffle are donated to cancer patients. Come race and support!

San Pedro, CA


101 Surf Sport Paddle Race #6 March 2017

A one way long distance paddle race for intermediate to advanced paddlers. OC, Kayak, Surfski, SUP, or Prone classes welcome.

115 3rd St, San Rafael, CA


Bluerush Board Sports Race Series: Race 2

The Bluerush-Bar Bocce races are fun, family oriented and yet challenging races. The racing starts and ends off the beach at Bar Bocce restaurant in beautiful Sausalito, California. The racing takes place on Richardson Bay just off San Francisco Bay and offers 2mile (great for beginners) and 6mile (intermediate to advanced) courses. Great food and a fun social atmosphere post-race make this a must-do on your race calendar.

Bar Bocce 1250 Bridgeway Sausalito, CA 94965


Blueline Race League: Race 1

Fall Race League Season 4 Kickoff on the Intracoastal Waterway in beautiful Jupiter, FL 5 Mile Elite & 2.25 Short course!!

Jupiter, FL


Dana Ocean Challenge 2017

Canoes, Surfskis, SUPs, and Paddleboards!

Dana Point, CA


Wrightsville Beach Biathlon 2017

The Wrightsville Beach Biathlon is like no other event on the East Coast. It is the only race of it's kind, featuring a 4-mile Stand Up Paddleboard race and 4-mile oceanfront beach run. Come enjoy Wrightsville's natural playground as an individual racer or as a relay team (corporate, association, or club-sponsored). Don't forget to join us on Friday for exciting demos and clinics.

Wrightsville Beach, NC


7th Annual Adler Paddler

Come on out & help us raise money for the John Ritter Foundation, promote the importance of knowing family history to prevent Aortic Dissection, & LET’S CELEBRATE ADLER!!!

Long Beach, CA


US Open Slalom & Downriver

Bryson City, NC


PaddleMe Championships 2017

PaddleMe Malibu 2 Marina: SoCal Winter Race Series Championships: OC1, OC2, Surfski, Paddleboard, Standup Paddling (SUP) Race.

Marina del Rey, CA


IndoJax Paddle to India

Presented by Carolina Paddleboard Co. The Indo Jax Surf Charities Paddle to India Event is in its 6th year now. What started as a simple fun paddle to raise funds for our surf program in India for orphan girls has turned into a yearly Paddle Event. This year we are going to blow the event up! There will be lots of divisions, races and awesome prizes including cash. We will still hold the fun run, but are adding races in SUP, Outrigger, and Surf Ski.

Rocky Point, NC


Coconut Cup Sup Festival 2017

4th Annual Coconut Cup SUP race FREDERIKSTED,St. Croix US Virgin Islands on March 31 - April 2. It's going to be 3 days of SUP Races, demos, clinics, music and entertainment, in what can only be described as a slice of paradise on earth. Check out www.thecoconutcup.com 5km Open, 10km Long Course and 12km Elite Downwinder. $10,000 in Cash & Prizes, Kids Course, Our Famous Amphibious SUP Challenge

Frederiksted, St Croix


Tocobaga Draft

Tocobaga Draft is a race mirrored after a race on the West Coast. Teams of two racers will pair up to ride the wake/draft of a power boat escort 10 miles and will have a 1/4 mile sprint start and finish from the sandy shores of Indian Rocks Beach (bonus if there is a downwind leg in the Gulf on that day)

Indian Rocks Beach, FL


Shark Bite Challenge 2017

Take a bite out of all this event has to offer! From paddle races, to clinics, to fun parties – the Shark Bite will be sure to show you a great time!

Dunedin, FL


Beaufort River Quest 2017

The River Quest is back! It will return as a criterium style race fronting the Henry C.Chambers Waterfront Park in historic downtown Beaufort, SC. This exciting race will be the first race of its kind in the South East! Racers can chose between short ( 3.5 miles/2 laps) and long (7 miles/4 laps) courses. They can use any paddle craft, including  Surfskis, Kayaks, SUPs, Prone Boards, Outriggers, Pedal Boats, and Recreational craft

Beaufort, SC


Silver Blade International Regatta 2017

Olympic Kayak, Canoe, Surfski and Outrigger races – all on a sprint style regatta course at the Olympic Training Center. Race against Teams and athletes from USA, Mexico, Canada and other countries. Excellent warm up Regatta for upcoming Olympic and National Team Trials. Come experience what's it's like to race at the USA Olympic Training Center on beautiful Otay Lakes.

Chula Vista, CA


Boat Show Paddle Race Marina Bay

A fun race for first time racers and elite athletes alike. A two mile protected course is ideal for your first race ever. Experienced Paddlers can tackle our 6 mile open water course. Stand Up Paddle, Prone, Kayak, Surfski, and Outrigger Canoe's classes invited. Rental Race Gear is available onsite and your entrance fee includes entrance to the boat show!

Richmond, CA


Paddle Power Race Training

Paddle Power Trainer Athletes Include: Travis Grant (NSP), Annabel Anderson (Lahui Kai), Georges Cronsteadt (SIC), Lincoln Dews (Lahui Kai), Eric Terrien (BIC), Kelly Margetts (Lahui Kai), Slater Trout (Infinity), Jayden Jensen (Lahui Kai), Beau O’Brian (Starboard) and Many More! **8 Week Training Programs for Novice, Intermediate and Advance**

Personalized Training Programs


Spring Splash 2017

2 mile, 5 mile SUP and 2 mile, 5 mile, 9 mile paddle courses. Bridge / Island lap format for spectator excitement! Start at Negro Bar Beach Picnic area (kayak rentals) Exit off Greenback, Negro Bar State park entrance and continue to the beach parking lot!

Orangevale, CA


Kumu'ohu Challenge 2017

The members of the Washington Canoe Club are pleased to invite you to the 13th Annual Kumu'ohu Challenge on the Potomac River. This is both the season opening race of the East Coast Outrigger Racing Association sanctioned OC1/OC2 points series and the Mid-Atlantic SUP racing season. In addition to outrigger and SUP, classes will include surfski, sea kayak, and ICF sprint canoe/kayak. Come celebrate the spring thaw with a great day of paddling and camaraderie in the Nation's Capital.

Washington, DC


Wrightsville Beach Museum SUP Surfing Pro Am 2017

The Wrightsville Beach Pro-Am, is a two-day Stand-Up Surf event, drawing the world's best professional Stand-Up Surfers to this competition. Last year, the event became the largest of its kind on the East Coast attracting SUP professionals from Mexico, California, Florida and Hawaii, as well as the best amateurs from the US. This year we are expecting 100-150 participants for the Pro-Am.

Wrightsville Beach, NC


The West Marine Carolina Cup 2017

2017 is the seventh year for one of the world's largest paddle events. There are 5 races, one for every level, plus an array of clinics. The event is also a WPA National Points Race.

Wrightsville Beach, NC


Avondmarathon-1 2017

The first avondmarathon of 2017 will be held at KV Frisia in Amsterdam. Race distance is 6 or 11km and entry is open for all types of kayak and canoes.

Amstelveen, NH


Stand Up For Clean Water 2017

Join Los Angeles Waterkeeper on Earth Day for an incredible celebration at Paradise Cove for the 6th annual Stand Up For Clean Water paddleboard race and marine festival. This year will draw special attention to our local Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) through our inaugural "Explore Your MPA" program. Paddlers and guests can expect a jam-packed day of paddle races, beach festivities and invaluable opportunities to learn about and directly engage in the most ecologically important areas of our ocean.

Malibu, CA


Nantahala Freestyle Shootout

Join NRC for a fun weekend of Clinics and Competition in the discipline of Freestyle. This event is designed for people of all ages and abilities and will offer advanced as well as beginner categories. Saturday will offer clinic’s to paddlers covering the rules, offer handy competition tips and allow time for practice runs to prepare for the event. Sunday will consist of competition for all ages. If you are and NRC member or volunteer, contact the race directors for discount code.

Bryson City, NC


Calusa Palooza 2

Registration is now open for the second annual Calusa Palooza paddle race! Bring your Kayak, Canoe, or SUP for this American Canoe Association sanctioned race. The course will offer a 4 or 8 mile option and a free one mile Calusa Kids' Race (12 and under). Launch at the Koreshan State Park and race on the beautiful Estero River; races begin at 8:00. Registration includes: park entrance fee, long-sleeved race shirt, and lunch. All race proceeds benefit our summer camp for at risk youth.

Estero, FL


Amsterdam Waterland Marathon 2017

The Amsterdam Waterland Marathon is an international canoe race where the great champions and the recreational paddlers battle for the honor of winning Netherlands oldest and largest canoe marathon.

Amsterdam-Noord, NH


Bluerush Board Sports Race Series: Race 3

The Bluerush-Bar Bocce races are fun, family oriented and yet challenging races. The racing starts and ends off the beach at Bar Bocce restaurant in beautiful Sausalito, California. The racing takes place on Richardson Bay just off San Francisco Bay and offers 2mile (great for beginners) and 6mile (intermediate to advanced) courses. Great food and a fun social atmosphere post-race make this a must-do on your race calendar.

Bar Bocce 1250 Bridgeway Sausalito, CA 94965


ProStan's Paddle for OARS World Record Campaign 2017

BE A PART OF THE GUINNESS WORLD DISTANCE RECORD while being involved in saving lives through narcotic addiction prevention awareness ProStan's Paddle for OARS is a campaign to spread some GREAT NEWS in addiction. ProStan HAS ANSWERS TO ADDICTION PREVENTION and we need to get the word out!!!! Paddle with Roger Robinson on his journey, donate only with your heart, and sign the board to record your support!!!

Intercoastal Waterway, FL


Bay Bridge Paddle 2017

The second annual Bay Bridge Paddle will be a water sport showcase for all levels of participants. There will be classes for both kayaks and SUPs. The elite paddler will cross the Chesapeake Bay under the Bay Bridge and back (8+ mile race). The intermediate paddler will complete a 5K course off Sandy Point State Park. The novice paddler will have a short slalom course near the beach. Cash and prizes will be awarded.

Annapolis, MD


2017 San Diego Shaka Fest

This event will include our Annual Keiki Heihei Wa'a (Youth Canoe Regatta), Stand Up For The Kids SUP Race, and Festival.

San Diego, CA


Bluegrass River Run

Richmond, KY


Key West Paddle Classic 2017

Join us as we celebrate the race's 20th Anniversary! This 12-mile Distance race boasts a beautiful albeit challenging circumnavigation of the fun ecceltic island of Key West, Fl chock full of varying wind and current! What's new? We are offering a 12-Mile Relay (3 person teams) in place of the 4-mile race. Compete in this full island course with some of the nations finest paddlers! Our event is for the entire community & visitors alike, you need not participate in the race to participate in the FUN!

Key West, FL


2017 Cinco de Mayo Pro-Am Guy Takayama Pro Series

4th Annual Cinco de Mayo Pro/Am-Longboard-Shortboard-Guy Takayama Pro Series, 10K-5K- Sprint Race (under the lights)-SUP Waveriding-4v4 & 2v2 Beach Volleyball Tourney-Beach Horseshoes. Sign-Up Party-Legend Surfers Autograph Signings-Award Party (Live Bands) (See Schedule & Maps) May 4-7 2017 Corpus Christi, TX. Proceeds benefit the James Greer Foundation Memorial Scholarship Fund. (WPA SANCTIONED) CINCODEMAYOPRO.COM Deadline registration online for all events will be April 24th.

Corpus Christi, TX


Stand Up for Autism - SUP Race 2017 - Seeking Sponsors!!

My Aloha Paddle and Surf, in partnership with Visit Lake Norman will host the Stand Up for Autism Lake Norman SUP Race. The race will benefit Ignite and the Autism Society of NC. There will be an advanced 6.5 mile course and a recreational 2.5 mile course.

Cornelius, NC


Kayak Trader Oyster City Challenge 2017

Race distances, 3 miles, 6 miles and 15 miles. For 2017 we are excited to offer a down river race from Bloody Bluff to downtown Aplachicola ( Pending Approval). We are excited to once again be a part of Forgotten Coast Paddle Jam 2017. For more info go to www.paddle2love.com. Apalachicola is the Oyster Capitol of the World and this year we are serving up the World's Best Oysters and Shrimp at our After Party at The Bowery Station located at 131 Commerce St in Apalachicola. http://www.bowerystation.us/

Apalachicola, FL


The Destin Waterman Challenge

The event is a race that can be completed individually or in a relay team of four. The race consists of four legs including a 8k (5 mile) Ski/Kayak paddle, 1.2k (¾ mile) open water swim, 2k (1.25 mile) prone paddle board, and a 5k(3.1 mile) run. The race registration will take place at 7:15 am. The pre race instruction will begin at 7:40 with all equipment to be in the transition areas by 7:55 am. All individuals and teams will have a water start on the ski/kayak at 8:00 am.

Destin, FL


Yo Yo 2017

Join us for fast flatwater racing in 2 mile, 5 mile SUP and 2 mile, 5 mile, 9 mile paddle courses. Bridge / Island lap format for spectator excitement! This time all roundings are clockwise! 4th race of the 5 race series!

Folsom, CA


Rivanna River Regatta Canoe & Kayak Race

6.2 mile race in historic Charlottesville, VA. $20 entrance fee per adult, $10 age 13-18, $5 kids under 13. All kayakers and canoers welcome. Race course includes Class II—II+ rapids. Paddle at your own risk. (Signed waiver forms required.) Public spectators welcomed and encouraged at the finish line at Darden Towe Park. Visit www.CvillePaddlers.com For more information, links, and photos & videos from previous races

Charlottesville, VA


Shore Paddle 2017

Welcome to the Shore Paddle! We've got races, recreational paddles and more! Fun for the whole family at the beautiful Shrewsbury River Sailing & Yacht Club. All proceeds of Shore Paddle benefit Clean Ocean Action, a environmental nonprofit dedicated to preserving our regional coast and waterways.

Oceanport, NJ


Blake Real Estate's PADDLE THE BAY 2017

The 4th annual Tampa Bay Paddlefest is here! "PADDLE THE BAY" is not only the race everyone is talking about this year, it's an entire day of fun on the Bay for everyone! Paddle For Kids Corp hosts the "PADDLE THE BAY" to raise awareness for Newborn Screenings. Your support will go towards efforts of making sure that every newborn child in the U.S. undergoes comprehensive and effective screening for a variety of diseases that are usually hidden at birth.

Safety Harbor, FL


Treasure Island Pirate Paddle III 2017

The 3rd Annual Treasure Island Pirate Paddle will be held on the Manasquan River at Riverfront Park in Point Pleasant, NJ. This WPA sanctioned event will include several races; a 7-mile Elite Course (WPA points), a 3-mile Recreational Course, a 1/2-mile Kid's Race and a Team Relay Race. The 2017 event will also include clinics by Werner Paddles, Mark Colino of Stand Strong Paddle Fitness and others to be named. The entry fee includes the race, a shirt, after party at Half Moon Point.

Point Pleasant, NJ


Florida Cup 2017

John's Pass Village and Boardwalk presents the Florida Cup. Join us for championship paddle board racing in Tampa Bay! The Elite race will challenge participants in the gulf and the intercoastal waters! The Open race is designed to be safe and racer friendly for paddlers of all abilities. All paddle craft and ages welcome.

St Petersburg, FL


Black Warrior SUP Championship 2017

SOUTHERN STOKE RACE #2. The Black Warrior SUP Championship on Lake Nicol in Tuscaloosa AL. Part of the Southern Stoke Paddle Series. A 6 Mile, 3 Mile and 1 mile fun race.

Tuscaloosa, AL


Mountain 2 Island Sup Cup 2017

3 and 7 mile flatwater course on Claytor Lake departing and finishing at Claytor Lake State Park, Dublin, Virginia

Dublin, VA


East Coast Ocean Surfski Championship & SUP Cup

East Coast Ocean Surfski Championship & SUP Cup offers Ocean Racing with distances of five, six, twelve or 24 miles on a course viewable from the Hollywood Broadwalk. Paddlers may compete on Stand Up Paddleboard, Surfski, Outrigger Canoe, Prone Paddleboard and Surfboat. All race proceeds go to the Hollywood Beach Competition Team equipment fund, a 501(c)(3) supporting lifeguard sports.

Hollywood, FL


3rd Annual Urban Kai's King & Queen of the Bay 2017

Join us for a weekend of exciting racing & FUN for the whole family as Urban Kai & The Getaway host the 3rd Annual King & Queen of the Bay Paddle Races in Tampa Bay, FL. This is a WPA Region 5 sanctioned points event. Choose from 4 races for paddlers of every ability: LONG (8 mi.); SHORT (3 mi.); FUN OPEN (2 mi.-non-timed); KIDS (1/4 mi., ages 7-12). Registration includes food for LONG & SHORT. Food available for purchase at others levels. Raffle prizes & awards!

St Petersburg, FL


Sunday Sunday Sunday Race Series #1 2017

The SUNDAY X3 PADDLE RACE SERIES is a 3 part SUP & PRONE PADDLE held in Mission Bay on May 21, July 23 & September 24, 2017. 10K – 5K – 3K - 1.5K (17U tech course), Kids Fun Run & the "BIG BOARD BATTLE!!!" up to 6 person teams... Daily Winners and Overall Season Champions take home custom medals & trophies. Great raffles, product demos, live music, food and drinks, all add to the family friendly atmosphere. Everyone is welcome.

San Diego, CA


Bluerush Board Sports Race Series: Race 4

The Bluerush-Bar Bocce races are fun, family oriented and yet challenging races. The racing starts and ends off the beach at Bar Bocce restaurant in beautiful Sausalito, California. The racing takes place on Richardson Bay just off San Francisco Bay and offers 2mile (great for beginners) and 6mile (intermediate to advanced) courses. Great food and a fun social atmosphere post-race make this a must-do on your race calendar.

Bar Bocce 1250 Bridgeway Sausalito, CA 94965


Bambu Bash 2017

Are you ready for the 2017 Bambu Bash? Waterside Sports proudly invites you to our annual event on Belton Lake. The Bash this year will take place at the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area (BLORA). This event will be a one-day event with a 10k SUP and a 5k SUP / Kayak Fun race, followed by a kids race and ending the completion with a fun filled SUP Derby. This is a great event for the entire family. Registration is open.

Belton, TX


Great Russian River Race 2017

The Great Russian River Race is a fundraiser for Russian Riverkeeper, whose mission is to inspire the community to protect the Russian River forever! The Short Course is approx. 4 miles long and the Long Course is approx. 8 miles. The Short Course is for recreational paddlers, while the Long Course is for pro paddlers, and those who are intermediate-to-experienced paddlers. Both races conclude at Johnson's Beach in Guerneville for a post-race party with live music and awards ceremony.

Guerneville, CA


Island Paddle Fest

The Island Paddle Fest is a 5.5-mile kayak, canoe, and paddleboard race. The course winds around "The Island" in historic Columbus, MS on the Tennessee-Tombigbee River.

Columbus, MS


2017 WPA Paddle Championships Presented by SALT LIFE

The World Paddle Association (WPA) in conjunction with Uptown Columbus GA are proud to announce the 2017 WPA Paddle Championships presented by SALT LIFE is tentatively scheduled to be held on June 3-4, 2017 in Columbus, GA on the Chattahoochee River.

1000 Bayview Ave, Columbus, GA


Sunshine SUP Series 2017 Race 1

ALOHA from the RK Sunshine SUP Series!! 6Mile elite race and a 3mile Rec race along with sprint races, tandem races, kids races and more! June 3 and August 12, 2017 Race starts at 9:00 am. Beach registration starts at 7am. We will have a pre race meeting at 8:15am! Live music, crossfit beach challenge, Extreme Kayak Fishing tournament, board demos, vendors, free food and drinks with entry! Lots or fun and competition for the entire family!

Pompano Beach, FL


2017 DRCF Paddle For A Cause

The Dean Randazzo Cancer Foundation will hold its tenth annual Paddle For A Cause Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The World Paddle Association-sanctioned event has multiple divisions including a grueling 22.5-mile race around Absecon Island, and two social paddles going eight and four miles through the back bays of Atlantic City. Learn more at TheDRCF.org.

Atlantic City, NJ


Battle on the Blueway 2017

The Battle on the Blueway will be held June 10th, on the Calusa Blueway in Fort Myers Beach, FL. This sanctioned WPA points event will feature two distance races a kids' and Special Olympic race, a demo day, and vendors displaying paddle merchandise. This is a family oriented event with a festival atmosphere. Benefiting Lee County Special Olympics.

Fort Myers Beach, FL


Great Iowa River Race

Canoers, kayakers, and paddleboarders are welcome to compete in this fun 9.25-mile race on the Iowa River! Community members looking mainly for a fun competition can enter into the recreational event, while serious racers (you know who you are) can enter into the competitive event. Included in the race fee is an athletic-style t-shirt, and a hearty meal following the race. All profits help the to expand Johnson County Conservation's environmental education program.

Iowa City, IA


2017 Orange Bowl Paddle Championship

Building on the success of our previous years, the Orange Bowl Paddle Championship will feature nearly 350 racers and thousands of spectators. Local celebrities, paddle professionals, participants and spectators will join “littles” in the largest paddle clinic in the world. We will once again look to draw the world’s top elite competitors in paddle boarding as well as hundreds of recreational amateur participants.

Key Biscayne, FL


Return to Goat Island 2017

A FULL WEEKEND OF PADDLING EVENTS FOR ALL- LIVE MUSIC, GREAT FOOD AND $5,000 IN CASH & PRIZES. A family friendly, all level paddle board race in Snow Hill, MD. Races will consist of a short distance/kids race (One lap around Goat Island), a 3 mile Open Race and 17 mile elite race with multiple classes- do it solo, 2 person team.

Snow Hill, MD


2017 NCA Monumental Outrigger Canoe Race

Join us for the 2017 NCA Monumental Outrigger Canoe race along the Anacostia and Potomac Rivers with sights and scenes of the nation's capitol. Racing to be followed by a luau! Fee includes racing, food, and entertainment.

Washington, DC


Friday Night Races : Race 5

The Friday Night Race Series was created to test your paddling endurance, create networking opportunities with other paddlers and help grow the San Diego paddle community! Each race features the same 1-mile and 3-mile courses to gauge your improvement over the coming months. Surprise races will be added to keep things interesting and fun! Test your endurance and see if you can stay on top of the leaderboard as we race through the summer!

San Diego, CA


Paddle Second Chance 2017

Paddle Second Chance 2017 will kick off on Friday June 23rd with paddler registration, packet pickup and a Happy Hour at The Starboard in Dewey Beach. Race day will be Saturday June 24th at Holts Landing State Park Millville, Delaware. Starting with our Elite 5.0, Open 2.5 mile and Sprint 1.0 SUP and Kayak race, followed by awards and picnic celebration.

Dagsboro, DE


45TH Parallel Paddle Festival 2017

45 Parallel Paddle Fest Come and celebrate with friends and family our Lake Michigan beauty. Festival of boating activities at Suttons Bay Marina Beach. Join Fun Group paddle to cross 45th Parallel (3 mile round trip) - all boats/boards and all skilles are welcome Participate on any of the sport events with your Kayak, SUP, Surfski or Canoe. Try different demo boats or boards. Watch or compete in several paddle races including kids and youth paddle race.

Suttons Bay, MI


Charles Island Sup Cup 2017


Milford, CT


Cape to Cape Paddle 2017

16 Mile SUP/Prone Paddle race from Lewes DE to Cape May NJ, crossing the mouth of the Delaware Bay. Classes: Prone Stock, 14' Prone, Unlimited Prone, SUP 12'6 Womens, 14' Mens. Registration is subject to Race Committee approval based on previous race experience. The Inaugural Cape to Cape Paddle Event benefits the DESATNICK Foundation, a non-profit organization aimed to help those living with Spinal Cord Injury in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Ocean Counties, New Jersey. www.desatnickfoundation.org

Cape May, NJ


Stand Up for the Hooch

High Country Outfitters is proud to bring you "Stand Up for the Hooch" SUP race for the 6th consecutive year! Paddle the famous Chattahoochee River, just minutes from downtown Atlanta. 2 mile and 6 mile races. The Stand Up for the Hooch Race is a point qualifying event on the Southern Stoke Paddle Series. More info at: highcountryoutfitters.com

Atlanta, GA


Paddle for Sage Lake

Join us for the 2nd Annual, "Paddle for Sage Lake", SUP and kayak paddle race (formerly Stand UP 4 Loons) at beautiful Sage Lake, Hale, MI to help support loon wildlife and water safety. Racing options available for youth, beginners and advanced paddlers. New this year, your registration fee includes event shirt if you register by June 19, 2017! Event takes place at/near Sage Lake Public Boat Launch, North Sage Lake Road, Hale, MI. Come enjoy more Fourth of July activities...keeping fun at the lake!

Public Boat Launch, Sage Lake, Hale, MI


3rd Annual Stand Up for Veterans Charity Event 2017

6m Race, 3m Race, 1m Fun Paddle - All ages, skills, and physical abilities are encouraged! (Downunder is handicapped accessible) Dogs are welcome! Join us for a Kayaking & Paddle boarding fundraiser to improve the quality of life of our veterans. All proceeds benefit Companions For Heroes and Help Our Military Heroes, both 501(c)(3) organizations. There will be refreshments, raffles, awards and live music!

Westport, CT


East of Maui-Eastport YC Chesapeake Stand Up Challenge 2017

This an open water race set in Annapolis Harbor and the mouth of the Severn River. There will be two course options: The 6.5-7 mile Challenge for more experienced paddlers and a 3 mile Challenge suitable for more novice paddlers. Both courses can be subject to wind, chop, and boat traffic. Food, drinks, awards, and live music following the race. NOTE! THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION! REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT NOON FRIDAY JULY 7TH

Annapolis, MD


KR255 River Race

The KR 255 is a paddling race that follows the entire 255 mile length of the Kentucky River. Racers begin at the confluence in Beattyville, KY and paddle to the mouth of the River at the Ohio in Carrollton, KY. Race boats are given exactly 100 hours to complete the distance. There are 14 Lock/Dam sites on the Kentucky River, racers will be required to portage around each of these sites.

Beattyville, KY


Atlantic Paddle Games

Join Atlantic Paddle Games for a fun-filled two day event at the beautiful beaches of Assateague State Park in MD. A fun-filled 2 day event consisting of clinics, beach boot camp, paddle board yoga, in and out of the surf clinic, SUP surfing clinic on Staurday and a SUP Surf contest on Sunday!

Berlin, MD


Gorge Downwind Champs 2017 - Ski, SUP, OC

Schedule of Events •Mon - Downwind Shuttles / Beer Garden •Tue - Downwind Shuttles / Beer Garden •Wed - Downwind Shuttles / Demo Day / Hero's Dinner •Thu - Downwind Shuttles / Beer Garden or race day / awards •Fri - Downwind Shuttles / Beer Garden or race day / awards •Sat - Downwind Shuttles / Beer Garden or race day / awards 3 day wind window for World Cup Solo Race - Thr 20st, Fri 21st Sat 22nd Separate payouts for pros and age groups in all divisions (SS, OC, SUP)

Hood River, OR


Upper Township Beach Patrol MS Bay Race 2017

24th Annual Bay Race that benefits MS Society. The Paddle Course is approximately 5 miles and the rowing course is over 6 miles. The rowing race is run by the Upper Twp Beach Patrol and the paddle is put on by Upper Twp along with Harbor Outfitters.

Strathmere, NJ


3rd Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship 2017

The 3rd Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship is located on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. The location offers sugar-white sand beaches sitting on the Alabama & Florida State line. The ONLY race where you can say "You Did It On the Line and Raced in 2 States! BEACH starts at the famous Flora-Bama Lounge bay finish at the Flora-Bama Ole River Bar. Cash prizes for men and women*. Clinics, Exhibitors plus FUN for the whole family and who doesn't want a trip to the beach?

Pensacola, FL


Ojiketa SUP, Yoga, Stability and Stillness Retreat

More of a retreat than race, this weekend is dedicated to "cultivating stability on an unstable platform" through various SUP, yoga, meditation, balance and rhythm activities in the beautiful camp setting of Ojiketa Park. Campsite and rustic cabin accommodations on Green Lake.

Chisago City, MN


Cape Story Paddle Race 2017

Come to the largest Paddle Race in Va Beach supporting Cape Kids Scholarship & have a shot at $1500 cash purse, a well-organized, long established, flat water race: SUP, Prone, OC1, Surfski, prone surfboard paddle, & 1 mile Kids race. $50 registration by July 7th guarantees your t shirt, swag bag & festivities. After 7 July, $60.

Virginia Beach, VA


Fish Alley Paddle Fest 2017

Battle on the Beach: This is a buoy style event off the beach. This event is for all paddle people: SUP, PRONE, KAYAK, WAVESKI, Surfski, and SUPSQUATCH. Kids sup and prone race to follow at the after party venue 329 43rd Place on the lagoon.

Sea Isle City, NJ


Cayuga Lake SUP Cup 2017

Aloha paddlers! Welcome to the largest fresh water SUP race east of Lake Tahoe and the home of the WPA Region 8 National Points Race! The Third Annual Cayuga Lake SUP Cup takes place Friday-Sunday, July 29 - 31, 2016 at beautiful Myers Park in Lansing, NY.

Lansing, NY


Stand Up for the Lake 2017

This year's event will be held again at Oakledge Park on the shores of Lake Champlain and includes a $3500 cash purse. We're expecting a huge turnout of SUP enthusiasts, racers, demo participants, and all around good time people. We'll have food, clinics, a rec race, an elite race, and plenty of good times. All proceeds go to benefit the Community Sailing Center.

Burlington, VT


2017 Richmond Paddle Cup

Crosswind Paddle Company returns to the James River with the revamped 2017 Richmond Paddle Cup. The flat-water river event will be held at the American Legion Landing and will feature a 5-Mile Race and 2.5-Mile Fun Paddle. The long course will be to the 288 Bridge and back. The fun paddle will have a buoy course for paddlers to circuit. Awards and prizes for SUP 14', 12'6, and Kayak/Canoe Unlimited classes in men and woman's. There will be an after party once the award ceremony has concluded.

Midlothian, VA


2017 East of Maui SUP Sprint Challenge @ Northbeach

The 2016 East of Maui SUP Sprint Challenge @ Northbeach is part of the Summer Vibes Festival. Going into it's second year the event is a 2 mile sprint race open to experienced racers and a 1 mile fun race for beginners and kids. Prizes for top Male, Female, and Youth (13 and under) Complimentary dinner and awards party following the race provided by The Northbeach Restaurant.

Dewey Beach, DE


Sunshine SUP Series 2017 Race 2

ALOHA from the RK Sunshine SUP Series!! 6Mile elite race and a 3mile Rec race along with sprint races, tandem races, kids races and more! June 3 and August 12, 2017 Race starts at 9:00 am. Beach registration starts at 7am. We will have a pre race meeting at 8:15am! Live music, crossfit beach challenge, Extreme Kayak Fishing tournament, board demos, vendors, free food and drinks with entry! Lots or fun and competition for the entire family!

Pompano Beach, FL


Northern Lights Paddle, Yoga and Music Fest 2017

The City of Forest Lake invites you to beautiful Lakeside Park for a day of SUP races, SUP Yoga, music by the water and clinics. We want to share the beauty of this outlying city/lake with all paddlers, yogis and music lovers. Last year over 300 SUPers participated in the world's largest SUP yoga class. Minnesota's largest SUP event. Midwest Stand Up Paddleboard Race Series event. Whether new to SUP or one of the region's top racers, this event welcomes all.

Forest Lake, MN


Power Island RAPA NUI 2017

Power Island Rapa Nui Midwest SUP Series Championship Race!

Bowers Harbor, Grand Traverse County, MI


Tom's River Paddle Race 2017

The Down River race is 8.5 miles long on a winding fresh water stream. The 2017 race will offer a new shorter YOUTH course starting at Winding River Park. A shuttle is provided for river racers. The Open Water race consists of 4 and 6 mile loops that start at Huddy Park. All racers meet at Iron Street Parking lot, in Toms River NJ. ALL RACERS MUST HAVE A P.F.D.

Toms River, NJ


MAPA Labor Day 36 Mile Chickahominy River Relay 2017

9AM Race 1: 36 Mile outrigger, kayak, surfski relay. Start at Walker Dam boat launch. First exchange (~10miles) Brickyard Road Landing, Turn around and second exchange at Chickahominy Riverfront Park (Rt 5 bridge.~8miles). Third exchange on return at Brickyard Landing. 20 mile SUP/canoe/open class will begin at 9:30 at Walker Boat Launch. Turn around/exchange will be Brickyard Landing.

Walkers Dam, New Kent Co, Virginia


Great Peconic Race 2017

The Great Peconic Race offers three courses around Shelter Island, NY or near the shore: 1) A 19.5-mile expedition paddle race circumnavigating the Island, 2) a half-the-distance 9-mile course, and 3) a 3-mile course. Shelter Island is located in the beautiful Peconic Bays between the South and North Forks of eastern Long Island. The race honors Ted Baldwin’s love for the bays and proceeds will be donated in support of the Cornell Marine Extension Program.

Shelter Island, NY


Claytor Lake Sup Race 2017

The race will have beach start and finish, the 3 mile race course is 3 miles with one bouy turn. The 7 mile course is 7 miles with 2 bouy turns. The course is flatwater lake course with some boat traffic.

Dublin, VA


SUP the River 2017

SUP the River is making a big splash to protect our Bay and support our community! This 2nd-year event is hosted by the Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Barnegat Bay Partnership. In addition to our races from the Toms River Country Club, we are hosting a networking breakfast aboard the beautiful River Lady! Join us at this family-friendly, #WeAreTR, event highlighting of our amazing resource - the river.

Toms River, NJ


LA River Boat Race

The Fourth LA River Boat Race welcomes kayakers and stand up paddle boarders. Down River, Fun Sprint and Multisport Relay take place on the Glendale Narrows, the greenest part of the river. Elite, recreational and beginner paddlers welcome. Race benefits ongoing efforts to improve river's water quality by LA River Expeditions and others. Don't miss this one of a kind event.

Los Angeles, CA


Cape 2 Cape Crossing Virginia 2017


Virginia Beach, VA


MBSF 2 and 6 mile SUP Race, Waterman Challenge 2017

2 Mile SUP - stock and surfboard - (1 mile out and back course). 6 Mile SUP - stock and surfboard (3 miles out to Lover's Point and back). Waterman Challenge - 0.5 mile swim, 0.5 mile SUP, followed by 0.5 mile prone paddle. The weekend is full of swimming events, beach volleyball, entertainment and "Healthy People, Healthy Oceans" Expo. www.montereybeachsf.com

Monterey, CA


Port Royal Paddle Battle 2017

Port Royal Paddle Battle is an exciting 3.5 or 7 mile race for SUPs, Kayaks, Surfskis and Outrigger Canoes.The race starts and finishes at the Port Royal Sound Foundation Maritime Center on the pristine Chechessee River in "Cool Coastal Port Royal, SC". Dolphins abound abound on the race course!

Okatie, SC


2017 Lake Murray SUP Classic

The Lake Murray Paddle Club presents the sixth annual Lake Murray SUP Classic on September 30, 2017. In its sixth year, this event features races for all skill levels. The Lake Murray SUP Classic is the last of the Southern Stoke Race Series, a summer series of races throughout the Southeast. Race proceeds benefit SC Special Olympics. This year's race will be at a new, fun location which means a NEW COURSE! Check back for more details.

Chapin, SC


Fall Classic 2017

By paddlers urging a weedless longer course, Race will be held at Folsom Lake! 10 mile Long course, 5 mile Course - 2 mile Short course All courses set on Race Day

Folsom Lake State Park, Browns Ravine entrance, Hobie Ramp off of Green Valley Road


Middle States and Masters' Regattas, Oct 7, 2017

A day of sprint and distance races for all paddlers at the historic Washington Canoe Club. This one is a little different. The morning will consist of 500 meter sprint races for all types of boats. The 10 kilometer distance race will be in the afternoon. If time and interest allow, we will have sprint relays and war canoe sprints. Come prepared to try something new. ECORA points series race for OC1/2.

Washington, DC


SUP Invitational-2017-Key West

EVERYONE IS INVITED! Join us for a 2-mile paddle board race and beach obstacle course designed by Lazy Dog. Event benefits the Special Olympics Florida- Monroe County! You don't have to be a paddle pro to participate!

Higgs Beach,Key West, FL


Southeastern Downriver Championship

Bryson City, NC


Surf to Sound 2017

The Surf to Sound race in Wrightsville Beach, NC is presented by the Wrightsville Beach Paddle Club, the paddlers who bring you the Carolina Cup. The weekend includes: The Surf to Sound race on Saturday, The Blockade Runner Flatwater Championship on Sunday, a 9 mile flatwater race in the Intracoastal waterways around Wrightsville Beach. There is also an intermediate Harbor Island Race and a Kids' Race on Saturday. New for this year is The Kraken a 25 mile ocean and intracoastal race on Sunday.

Blockade Runner Beach Resort, Waynick Boulevard, Wrightsville Beach, NC


Hunting Island Paddlefest 2017

The Paddlefest is back! The Hunting Island Paddlefest is an exciting 3 or 6 mile race for SUPs, Kayaks, Surf skis, Outrigger Canoes, Prone Boards and Pedal Boats, The race starts and finishes at scenic Russ Point Landing in beautiful Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, SC. Dolphins abound on the course!!

Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, SC


8th Annual Another Dam Race: Parker

Another Dam Race (ADR) started in Parker, AZ, as an end-of-the-season race for the 6-man outriggers, and it was the kick-off for the winter. Come join us for one of the best races of the year, with over 500 participants in SUP, outrigger, and surf ski there is something for everyone!

Parker Dam, CA


Big South Fork River Dash 2017

Paddlers will have a chance to experience the beauty of the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, one of country’s last great frontiers through a flatwater river dash through the Big South Fork of the Cumberland River while being surrounded by scenic gorges, sandstone bluffs, and lush forestland.

Whitley City, KY


Red Bull Presents " Ten Thousand Island SUP Orienteering"

This is a Landmark Exploration and Orienteering event in which paddlers as a team of 4 must collect medallions from checkpoints established within and around Ten Thousand Island, just south of Marco Island, FL. A map of the checkpoints shall be provided to each participant along with areas which the participants may hunt for more medallions and treasure. Participants can make their own course going to whichever checkpoint they wish first. There are limited medallions and a 3 hour time limit.

Marco Island, FL


Tecolote 5000 2017 - 5K Multi Craft Paddle

Part of the SoCal Ocean Racing Series. K1/C1/SurfSki/OC1/OC2/SUP/Dory for Adults and Beginners. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN T-Shirt guaranteed for first 100 Registrations SAVE $5 if you register and pay before Dec. 9

San Diego, CA


5th Thailand SUP Festival 2018

No better place than the beautiful tropical waters of Phuket, Thailand to show case Thailand's biggest SUP Festival Event!! On offer is an Elite 6km race with a running obstacle, sprint races, kid & family races, team relay races all surrounded by stunning views, like minded people, music, games, food & beverage and to finish, an epic beach BBQ!!




The United States Canoe Association holds its National Canoe and Kayak Championships every year in early August.

Warren, PA