Logo Description Location Date

Cayuga Lake SUP Cup 2015

Aloha paddlers! Welcome to the largest fresh water SUP race east of Lake Tahoe! The Second Annual Cayuga Lake SUP Cup takes place Friday-Sunday, August 1, 2015 at beautiful Myers Park in Lansing, NY.

Lansing, NY


USA Wildwater National Championships & Jr U23 Team Trials

This wildwater event doubles as both the 2015 USA Wildwater National Championships and the 2015 Eastern Team Trials for Juniors and Under 23 athletes who will then join those selected from the Western Team Trials to represent the USA at the Junior and U23 World Championships.

Bryson City, NC


Na Pali Race 2015

17 Mile downwind paddle race along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii. This is an elite paddle race and charity event.

Kapaa, HI


Rivers For Change - Donation

Carter Johnson is offering downwind and other rides in the back of double for a Tax Deductible Donation of the amount you choose to Rivers for Change



2015 Greater Montreal Outrigger Challenge

Le Challenge d'outrigger du Grand-Montréal promet une compétition de qualité, alors que novices et pagayeurs d'expérience courseront sur la Rivière des Outaouais et le Lac des Deux-Montagnes. The Greater Montreal Outrigger Challenge promises high quality competition as novice and season paddlers race on the Ottawa River and Deux Montagnes Lake.

Hudson, QC


Watermans Paddle for Humanity Minneapolis 2015

*** Welcome to one of the LARGEST SUP EVENTS in the MIDWEST! *** Now part of the MIDWEST SUP RACING SERIES. Founded in 2009, Paddle for Humanity (PFH) is a national grass root event series with the stated purpose of bringing the paddling community together to support a common cause. Over the past six years, PFH has raised thousands of dollars for its non-profit partners and grown into the Nation’s Largest Bi-Coastal Paddle Event Series.

Minneapolis, MN


JDRF Paddle to Cure Diabetes 2015

This family-oriented event will consist of a 6 mile distance race, 2 mile fun course, and an event for kids (12 and under). Race categories will include all paddleboards, individual and tandem kayaks, and canoes on the calm intercoastal waters. No age restriction. Paddleboard rentals will be available. This is an excellent opportunity to connect with local families who are affected by diabetes and to connect with members of the paddle community. The best part is all proceeds benefit JDRF!

Clearwater, FL


Appalachian Challenge 2015

NEW LOCATION!! The Appalachian Challenge Stand Up Paddleboard Race will be held on South Holston Lake @ Sportsmans Marina on August 1st, 2015. This year we will allow kayaks, surf skis, and prone to join the race.

Abingdon, VA


Paddle for the Bay 2015

3 mile and 6 mile races for SUP, surf ski, outrigger, sea kayak, and pretty much any self-propelled watercraft. These races will be followed by The Waterman's Relay-Teams of 3 paddle 3 different craft on a 400 meter course.

Norfolk, VA


Flow Beyond Mountain SUP Challenge

Please join us for the inaugural Flow Beyond Mountain SUP Challenge! This event will feature 1/2 mile (kids), 1 mile, and 4 mile races for Stand Up Paddleboards at the beautiful Hyalite Reservoir in Bozeman, Montana. Proceeds will benefit the Greater Gallatin Watershed Council (greatergallatin.org). Visit our website: www.bozemanandbeyondadventures.com for more information!

Bozeman, Mt


Bashabez Run

HELMETS RQ Bashabez Run, Winner of DownEast Magazine's BEST OF MAINE White Water Flotilla for our inaugural run in 2014. This classic whitewater and flat water course combines traditional Penobscot Indian travel corridor with our cultural traditions. Run the 15.5 miles of Penobscot River then join us for our ANNUAL PENOBSCOT PAGEANT held on Indian Island. See Native American Vendors, Dancers, Drummers, and traditional birch bark canoes. THIS IS MORE THAN JUST A CANOE RACE, THIS IS TRADITIONAL EXCELLENCE!

Indian Island, ME


2015 East of Maui SUP Sprint Challenge @ Northbeach

The 2015 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


Upper Ottawa River Race and Paddle Festival

Features kayak, canoe and stand up paddling (SUP) races from Petawawa Point to Riverside Park, as well as loop races at Riverside Beach. There will be demonstrations and water activities, including stand up paddling and stand up yoga, a vendors field, kids activities, paddling clinics, a physiotherapy tent, and great local food and music.

Petawawa, ON


Lobster Sup Cup 2015

The 2015 Lobster Sup Cup is a rugged 3-day event for paddlers who want to test themselves in beautiful Penobscot Bay, Maine. Three different distance courses will be designed that will total up 30 miles. Additionally, there will be a recreational race and a kids race. Visit www.lobstersupcup for more info Contact Thor Emory: thore32@aol.com (207) 230-4692

Camden, ME


Kingston to Ottawa

The Kingston to Ottawa 200 (K2O) race is an ultra endurance 200km marathon paddling race through a UNESCO World Heritage site. The race is on slow moving water, includes 22 portages and must be completed within 32 hours. All types of non-fixed paddle crafts are allowed in the race however, no crafts with sails or pedals are permitted. Examples of non-fixed paddle crafts are: canoes, kayaks, voyageur canoes, paddle boards, etc. Expect an incredible journey, an incredible event, and an incredible challenge.

Kingston, ON


Paddle AC Presented by DelMoSports

DelMoSports presents Paddle AC. Which is part of the coolest triathlon weekend of it's kind! Enjoy camping, bonfires, and BBQ's all on Historic Bader Field! This is a 100% spectator friendly event.

Atlantic City, NJ


GUSU PSUP Classic Series - FWB Yacht Club

Race for Charity. 4 races. 4 locations. 4 dates. 5/9 - Crab Trap Destin 6/13 - Legendary Marine Destin 7/11 - Henderson State Park Destin 8/8 - FWB Yacht Club Registration starts at 8 AM Children and Special Olympics Athletes short race at 8:30 AM Race starts 9 - 9:30 AM 1 mile beginner, 3 mile rec and 6 mile elite, over 50 category recognition. Cash prizes at every race (min 4 racers). All day event with demos, games and fun for the entire family. Registration includes lunch.

Destin, FL


Northern Lights Paddle, Yoga and Music Fest

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 to help you cultivate balance and paddling performance. In 1927 when introducing yoga to the West, Yoganandya wrote “Aurora Borealis” when witnessing the northern lights over Forest Lake. This event wants to share the beauty of this outlying city/lake with all paddlers, yogis and music lovers.

Forest Lake, MN


Stand Up for the Lake

This year's WPA Sanctioned event will be held on Burlington's waterfront park in partnership with the 2015 Maritime Festival and includes a <strong>$3500 cash purse</strong>. We're expecting a huge turnout of SUP enthusiasts, racers, demo participants, and all around good time people. We'll have live music, food, demos, clinics, a 3 mile recreational race, a 6 mile elite race, and plenty of good times. All proceeds go to benefit the Community Sailing Center.

Burlington, VT


SUP 4 Kids

SUP 4 Kids is an Inaugural Stand Up Paddle event, benefiting The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center. Participants 18 years and older can register for a 1 mile 'FUN' Ride or a 5 Mile Race by visiting www.barnbashealth.org/sup4kids. We hope that you will 'Stand Up' and support our mission for happy and healthy children!

Rumson, NJ


3rd Annual Toona Challenge 2015

The Toona Challenge at Lake Allatoona, GA is just 30 minutes north of Atlanta. The race is a "Battle of the Paddle" style lap race. Every participant will receive a custom High Country/Patagonia Race Jersey! 2 mile and 6 mile races. Cash Prizes for 6 Mile Mens 14 and Womens 12'6. The Toona Challenge is a point qualifying event on the Southern Stoke Paddle Series.

Acworth, GA


Sunday Sunday Sunday Race Series 8-9-15

SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY RACES – SSSR - June 7, August 9, September 27, 2015 A 3-part SUP & Prone paddle Series. The events are held on Mission Bay Cash Prizes for the 8-Mile Pro Elite Men’s & Women’s Divisions. Awards for the Men’s, Women’s, Juniors & Kids divisions with 8 mile, 4 mile & 1.5 mile distance races. Points acquired for the series “Over-All” Trophy winners in each division.

San Diego, CA


Race The State

Race the State is a brand new multi-sport adventure race across Rhode Island August 9, 2015. Entries will be capped at 200 so sign up early to guarantee your spot! Leg 1: 5 Mile Run - South Shore Beach, Little Compton Leg 2: 3 Mile SUP - Harbor Put In, Little Compton Leg 3: 6.9 Mile Run - 3rd Beach, Middletown, RI to Fort Adams, Newport Leg 4: 7.6 Mile Kayak - Fort Adams to Narragansett Leg 5: 29.5 Mile Bike - Narragansett to Westerly

Little Compton, RI


Naples Island Swim and SUP

3 & 6 miler. Starts at 8am goes until 12pm! all ages welcome!

5437 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90803



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

Warren, PA


United States Canoe Association Membership

USCA Membership

Warren, PA


Official Danny Ching Clinic Series

"Taking a Paddling workshop from Danny is like taking a golf lesson from Tiger Woods, a Basketball lesson from Michael Jordan or s Surfing Lesson with Kelly Slater1" - Dr. Shawn Tierney

Long Beach, CA


Maskwa Aquatic Club

Sign up for Maskwa Club registration and summer programs

Halifax, NS


Truckee - Tahoe Outrigger Club

Mountain Aloha Kawai'ulu 'O Tahoe Outrigger Canoe Club is a place where outrigger paddlers may commune with mountains, sun and alpine lakes, where good fellowship and aloha prevail and where traditions of old Polynesia shall always have a home.

Truckee, CA


Ta Hoe Nalu

Join us for the 2015 TA-HOE NALU Paddle Festival at Kings Beach State Park, Kings Beach, CA We have added more fun races this year and added OC-6 & OC-1& 2, Surf Ski to the 10 mile distance and 5 mile races. Register from March 1 to April 30 automatic entry to win a GoPro4

Kings Beach, CA


The SUP Cup 2015


Bastrop, TX


The XSUP Games

The Latest and Greatest! The XSUP Games are the newest thing to hit the SUP world. If your competitive juices are flowing for something more intense than paddling toward a buoy and making a turn or two, then we’ve got an experience for you.

Newport Beach, CA


NAC Friday Night Brights: Neon Summer Lights

The second in the series! A fun-for-all race for any craft and all ages! Bring friends and family for a fun evening at the Newport Aquatic Center!

Newport Beach, CA


The Colonial SUP Race 2015

Experience the thrill of open water racing while the crowds cheer you to victory in this paddler and spectator-friendly event on the Neuse River in the historic Colonial Capital of New Bern, North Carolina. This is a WPA Sanctioned Points Race for Elite, Recreational, and Junior paddlers.

New Bern, NC


Coeur d'Alene SUP CUP 2015

The Coeur d’Alene SUP CUP 2015 will be a 2-day family event, celebrating everything that is good about summer and stand up paddling in the Inland Northwest. The race takes place on Lake Coeur d'Alene at the North Idaho College beach, just minutes from Coeur d'Alene's downtown. There will be a free SUP Clinic hosted by Team Mana Paddle Sports, food, SUP Demos, SUP High Jump, SUP Tug-o-war, SUP Cross and more! Come be a part of the STOKE that is SUP!

Lake Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, ID / North Idaho College Beach


Cow Harbor PaddleFest 2015

This exciting event will offer two options to both kayakers and stand up paddle boarders. Option 1 is a six mile competitive race. Option 2 is 3 mile competitive race. Option 3 is a recreational Poker Paddle. There will be something for everyone from the elite racers to the family and friends cheering from the shore. In addition to the paddling activities, there will be stand up paddle board and kayak representatives, demonstrations, vendors, music and food.

Northport, NY


2nd Annual Narragansett Bay SUP Championship

2nd annual Narragansett Bay SUP Championship, from the spectacular shores of New England's quintessential, exclusive, sports club, The Newport Beach Club. WPA sanctioned Elite div. with generous cash prizes, Rec Div. with prizes for many. All part of Narragansett Bay Water Festival. Live music, food trucks, fun activities for the kids, water jetpak demo and more

22 Newport Harbor Drive, Portsmouth, Rhode Island


Toronto International Outrigger Challenge

The 11th annual Toronto International Outrigger Challenge is set to go with two days of competitive racing and fun on August 15 and 16 at the Toronto Sailing and Canoe Club. This event will challenge an international field of outrigger canoe, kayak, and surfski paddlers in a 23km+ course around Toronto Island, returning to Toronto Sailing and Canoe Club (TS&CC).

Toronto, ON


Virginia Commonwealth Paddle Games

This paddle event is part of the Virginia Commonwealth Games. Racers have several distance options to sign up for listed below. The 9-mile and 4.5 Mile distance races will navigate around Broad Bay Island. This area has several challenging features, and is only open to experienced paddlers. The shorter races will be held on Long Creek.

Virginia Beach, VA


Barnegat Bay Challenge 2015

5 mile bay paddle open to: SUP, 12' paddleboard, surf ski, Van Duyne surf boat, and open class (kayak, unlimited paddleboard, etc...)

Ship Bottom, NJ


Junior SUP Association

Junior SUP Association Registration! International group for junior paddle athletes. All members are eligible to compete in the JSA World Championships in Daytona Beach in July. head over to https://paddleguru.com/races/PaddleStars/register to register to race!

To Join JSA, just click the "register here" button below, then head over to: https://paddleguru.com/races/PaddleStars/register to register for Paddle Stars!


Wiskey Island PaddleBoard Fesitival

Nalu Standup Paddle & Surf is proud to announce the 2nd Annual 2014 Whiskey Island Paddleboard Race & Festival. Located at Wendy Park at Whiskey Island in Cleveland the Race & Festiva

Cleveland, OH


Battle on the Bay 2015

Join us for the Annual Battle on the Bay! This is an event that covers all levels of stand up paddleboarding. It is a full day of racing, eating, and enjoying a wonderful day on the bay at Fager’s Island Bar & Restaurant, 60th St. & the Bay, Ocean City, MD.Proceeds from the event will go to Women Supporting Women and Carol Angels.

201 60th Street, Ocean City, Maryland 21842


Pure Water Poker Paddle

Stoked on this event benefiting two outstanding organizations that help protect our waters! Lets see who can pull together the best poker hand by water to win a custom wrapped Orion Paddleboard. Other great prizes and a guaranteed good time also in store!

New Smyrna Beach, FL


Standup Paddle People Battle 2015

Join paddlers from around the Midwest and more at Illinois Beach State Park on August 22, 2015 as they race in this MidwestSUP event. This event is open to all ages and is a fun and rewarding experience for all who participate! Enjoy the park's on site lodging by registering early, and we hope to see you there!

Zion, IL


Sunshine SUP Series race #2

Island Water Sports presents the RK Sunshine SUP Series!! 6Mile elite race and a 3mile Rec race along with sprint races, tandem races, kids races and more! June 27 and August 22, 2015 Race starts at 9:00 am. Beach registration starts at 7am. We will have a pre race meeting at 8:15am! Live music, board demos, vendors, free food and drinks with entry! We will have stuffed swag bags and lots of competition and fun for the family!

Pompano Beach, FL



THE FIRE CRACKER CANCELLED DUE TO FLOODING Kayak, Canoe and Stand Up Paddle Board Race. The race will occur on the Mississippi River Alton Pool formed by the Mel Price Lock and Dam, located upriver from city of Saint Louis. Stand Up Paddle Board Racers will cover 3 miles by completing one loop of the course. Kayak and canoe racers will cover 12 miles by completing 4 loops of the course. www.firecrackerrace.org

Alton, IL


Livin' Lush Cup: "Under the Lights" (Night Race)

Join us for the first ever night race in downtown Knoxville under the city lights. Racing will start at dusk. All racers will be provided LED lighting with entry, a complimentary beer ticket and food. After party held at the Billy Lush Board Shop and all new Beer Porch!

Knoxville, TN


Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge

The Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge (CGPC) is a Festival celebrating the sport of Stand Up Paddling in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, and is one of the 5 largest SUP races in the world!!

Hood River, OR


NRC Slalom Series Race 4

This family-friendly slalom event hosted by Nantahala Racing Club is suitable for all ability levels. Fun and supportive, the NRC Slalom Series offers a great introduction to racing. Organizers review slalom rules and offer handy racing tips, and NRC members have the opportunity to walk the course with an NRC coach.

Bryson City, NC


Avondmarathon KV de Geuzen

Zaandam, NH


Big River Regional 2015

One of the fastest growing races in America; the Big River Regional races 13 miles down the 4th largest river in the world; the Mississippi River! You'll celebrate your finish in style with a huge Cajun throw down better then any race in the nation! For the 3rd year we expect a sell out of close to 300 racers or whatever limit the Coast Guard allows for this dangerous beast…it's called Big River for a reason! WPA Region 12 Championship TX, OK, NM, LA and AR.

Baton Rouge, LA



SUP-at-the BSYC First Annual Stand-Up Paddle Board Race at the Bay Shore Yacht Club, Sponsored by South Shore Paddleboards 3 Mile race to the bridge and back Fun Relays for all skills and ages Kayak course Pre-Race Breakfast and T Shirt with Registration Activities Pre-Race Breakfast Prizes – raffles Chance to Win SUP Post-Race Awards Ceremony Proceeds will Benefit SAVE THE GREAT SOUTH BAY

Bay Shore, NY


Lake Missoula SUP Classic

The 3rd Annual Lake Missoula SUP Classic held on the beautiful Clark Fork River in downtown Missoula MT. There is a 5 mile race as well as, a one mile sprint...After the race stroll into town and enjoy the River City Roots Festival with live music, local food and spirits. For more info on the Roots Festival check out http://rivercityrootsfestival.com/

Missoula, Mt


Skyline SUP Series 2015

Chicago's Only WPA Stand Up Paddle Board Race & Free SUP Clinic Day.

Chgo, IL


SUP Salmon Classic 2015

Includes a 8-mile Long, a 4-mile Short, and a 2-mile novice course. supsalmonclassic.com for more info.

Washougal, WA


2nd Annual Providence Paddle Battle

A standup paddle board race through the heart of Providence. Starting and finishing in the scenic and historic Seekonk River, the course offers a very unique experience, racing through the Providence River canal with people walking above you on bridges, along your side on sidewalks, watching from restaurants, businesses and condos. You will paddle through the hurricane barrier, under historic bridges and past famous waterfront bars and restaurants.

Providence, RI


Toms River Paddle Race

The Down River race is 8.5 miles long on a winding fresh water stream. 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 The river race is for solo and tandem canoes and river kayaks. The open water features SUP's, surf skis and touring kayaks.

Toms River, NJ


Woods and Water Paddle Races

Join us on Sunday, August 30, at 10 am for the Woods an Water Paddle Race, which includes both kayak and paddleboard division. The 5K (3.1 mile), flat-water course takes paddlers on scenic Big St Germain Lake and the St Germain River. The race starts at Lynn Ann's Campground and is an out-and-back course. Awards for first, second and third place for male and female divisions. Pregister by Aug 10th to be assured to get a t-shirt. Race day registration will be available starting at 9:00 am.

St Germain, WI


The Palisades Padde at the Bluegrass Stand Up Derby

Elite Paddling arrives in Kentucky for the first time! Explore the Kentucky River Palisades at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. Shaker Village's inaugural Waterfest will include the Elite level Palisades Paddle with guaranteed cash prize, SUP clinics, SUP Yoga, a nighttime glow paddle, happy hours, water conservation education, recreation, and more. Racers receive free admission to the Historic Centre, a 20% discount at the Inn at Shaker Village, dining and gifts.

Harrodsburg, KY


Southside Outside Paddle & Music Festival


Pitts, PA


Rough Rider SUP Classic 2015

This is Oyster Bays first ever SUP Race! The Rough Rider Classic includes 3 races, elite 6mile,open 3 mile and 1 mile kids race. trophies and prizes will be awarded to top 3 finishers in all divisions!

Oyster Bay, NY


Catch the Cure - Paddle for Parkinsons

Help find a cure today by supporting Catch the Cure!

Padre Island


Rock Island Paddle Rampage 2015

Welcome to the 2nd annual Rock Island Paddle Rampage. This event is a 1,2 or 4 mile SUP. The race starts at Horseshoe Bend Marina and travels up to Rock Island State Park. Food, drink, shirts, entry into race, awards, product demos, and tent camping are included for each ticket. This year we are also providing live music after the race for everyone to enjoy! Check out more info at our website - http://hardwinadventures.com/rock-island-water-rampage/

Walling, TN


The Great Ponte Vedra Paddle 2015

The 4th Annual Great Ponte Vedra Paddle is guaranteed to be the greatest, most thrilling, spectacular SUP races and crazy family fun on the Atlantic Ocean Ever! Join us Monday, September 7th for a lineup of 3 StandUp Paddleboard races followed by a fun flotilla race called "Anything That Floats Challenge!" Last year's competition drew a fun crowd of 500 including 225 competitors, all for a great cause that helps individuals with Autism in Northeast Florida.

Ponte Vedra Beach, FL


The Butterfly Effect Tahoe

The Butterfly Effect Tahoe is an all-day event pivoted on a non-competitive aloha paddle, for women of all ages and ability levels in water sports.The event will consist of an aloha-theme beach cleanup and festival. There will be clinics, music, dancing, local food, prizes, fashion show, photo booth fun, vendor village and more. The event will include lunch, goody bag and sarong.

Kings Beach, CA



1/2 mile grom race: SUP, kayak ( 6-11 ) (must have adult escort, PFD and be comfortable on the water) (escort has no race fee for grom race) 1 mile fun race : kayak, SUP, Prone (12-17) (18-49) (50 +) 3 mile race kayak, SUP, Prone (12-17) (18-49) (50 +) 6 mile elite race that will cross over in NJ and then back into NY (18-49) (50 +) 4 person fun relay race SUP, kayak (team will be formed day of race) After party at Jersey paddle boards picnic area for awards, food,music and just good fun

Greenwood Lake, NY


23rd Annual Wye Island Regatta

The 13.1 Mile Race starts at the Wye Landing on the Wye River on Maryland’s Eastern Shore and circumnavigates around historic Wye Island, a natural preserve on a protected river course. It features rowing shells; kayaking; outrigger canoes, regular canoes, lorries and separate SUP course (3 mile, 6 mile or 13.1 mile). The regatta is well marked, highly supervised and timed for those who wish to earn medals. The 13.1-mile “half-marathon” is delightfully scenic.

Wye Landing, MD


Ocean Warrior Challenge

Presented by The Town of Jupiter and Blueline Surf & Paddle Co. Join us at Jupiter Civic Center/Carlin Park as we celebrate the Ocean Warrior Challenge with a beach festival and competition. September 12th kicking off the Eastern SUP Surf Circuit Contest and September 13th Elite, Recreational, Kids and Special Needs paddle board race. This is a free event to enjoy while supporting a community coming together for a great cause. Music, vendors, food and more. CASH PRIZE FOR ELITE RACE!!

Jupiter, FL


SUP AC Atlantic City Seafood Festival Paddle Board Race

SUP AC is an epic six mile race at the Atlantic City Seafood Festival looping around Atlantic City's historic Bader Field and through the back bays of Atlantic City and Ventnor following the Freezin For a Reason Course. There will be awards for the top three place winners in each age category as well as top three overall. Each competitor will receive a T-Shirt. This years event is sponsored by the Atlantic City Seafood Festival, Good Time Tricycle, SUP AC, Inlet Surf and the AC Surf & Sup School.

Atlantic City, NJ


The 2015 Nantucket Paddle Battle

The 2015 Nantucket Paddle Battle in all about promoting fitness-forward water recreation and encouraging a deeper appreciation for our natural environment. The days events includ include a 6-mile Elite paddle, a 3-mile Recreational paddle & an open fun paddle. There will be one buoy turn at the 1.5 mile mark. Elites will do 2 loops around the buoy, recreational paddlers and family fun or tandem paddlers will do one. Beach start & finish.

Nantucket, MA


6th Annual Midwest SUP Masters

Saturday 9/12 - SUP Masters Short Race (8:30 am): The one and half mile loop course will be completed two times (3.1 miles) ending in a beach finish. SUP Masters Long Race (10:00 am): The course will be completed four times (6.2 miles) ending in a beach finish. Sunday 9/13 - Black Point Burner Endurance Race (13 miles) - The Black Point race is a marathon style race for SUP,Canoes,kayaks, and Outrigger canoe . Course will be an out and back of Geneva Lake. Check-in points, spaced at roughly two miles.

Lake Geneva, WI


Revenge of the KRAKEN 2015

SUP N GO RACE SERIES for 2015 REVENGE OF THE KRAKEN 6 mile ELITE Money Race or the 1, 4 Mile race The series is designed to offer courses fun and light for those new to SUP and also a slightly more difficult course for those looking to advance their skill/fitness level. The BIC One Design Race is a 1/4 Mile course where all racers use the same BIC 12'6 Inflatable

Melbourne, FL


2015 Darby Creek Race

Darby Creek Race -7 miles; $20/paddler Sunday, September 13, 2015

Philadelphia, PA


Lazy Dog Race The Reef 2015

Race is approximately a 6 miles ocean course (may vary depending on weather conditions). Sebago Catamarans located at the Historic Seaport District will take racers out to the start, the reef. Racers will jump off boat with their board and we will race to Higgs Beach, Key West. Awards will be on the beach. Food and drink supplied by Salute Restaurant. Transportation back to Sebago (if you left your car there) will be provided by Lazy Dog.

Key West, FL


Claytor Lake Sup Race

Claytor Lake, Pulaski County, VA


2nd Annual Carolina Beach SUP Challenge

2nd Annual Stand-Up Paddleboard Race benefiting Ocean Cure, a local non-profit organization dedicated to supporting at-risk, medically-fragile youth and adults by providing free surf camps, lessons and related programs. The goal of this event is to promote the sport of Stand-Up Paddleboarding and the beautiful waterways of Carolina Beach to the local families, new water enthusiasts and experienced SUP racers of all ages and abilities while raising money and awareness for Ocean Cure.

Carl Winner at North Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC



The Town of Halifax, in partnership with Staunton River State Park, will host a stargazing paddle on the Banister Lake as part of the Wild Blue River Festival weekend. The cost is $25 and includes a glow in the dark WBRF shirt. Paddlers will meet at 6pm, paddle upstream, and watch the stars emerge as the sun sets in the sky. Learn about the stars and planets in our night sky. (Minimum age: 10 years old)

Halifax, VA


Chucktown Showdown 2015

Join us for the 3rd Annual Chucktown Showdown, presented by The Carolina Paddle Board Company, on September 19, 2015. This is the WPA Region 6 Championship. Cash Prizes for the Elite Race. Paddle around the famous Battery and other historical sites of the Charleston Harbor. 3 Races in all: the Harbor Course (9 Miles), the Battery Course (4 miles), and the Kids Race (1 mile). SUPs, Prones, Surfskis, Ocean Kayaks and OCs welcome!

Charleston, SC


Big Bear PaddleFest 2015

Join us for the 8th Big Bear PaddleFest - races, clinics, demos, and vendor expo on Big Bear Lake. 5K, 10K, 20K, Sprints, Relays and Kids Bear challenge race and Kids Fun race(free). Standup Paddleboards, kayaks and canoes.

Big Bear Lake, CA


Sandbridge Hei Hei 2015

If conditions permit, this will be an open ocean course - SURF/SLALOM style. Beach start with multiple laps going out through the surf, negotiating buoy turns and short beach sprints between laps. Alternate will be on Back Bay with multiple laps of a figure 8 course.

Virginia Beach, VA


3rd Annual Paddle On The Bay

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Paddle On The Bay held at the Bay-Waveland Yacht Club in Bay St. Louis, MS. This is family-friendly event will feature a 1/2 mile kids race, 1 mile beginner race, and a 4 mile open class as well as a relay race.

Bay-Waveland Yacht Club


Paddle at the Point

Located in beautiful Cape Coral, FL. “Paddle at the Point” features multiple races, divisions, competitor giveaways and an $8,000 purse. Are you faster than Annabel Anderson? This is your chance to prove it by competing against the clock for your chance to win an EXTRA $1000!! But that’s not all! This family fun event also includes live entertainment, food & beverage, vendors, and convenient parking. The festivities begin Saturday morning, September 19th at Tarpon Point, Cape Coral.

Cape Coral, FL


Wild Blue River Festival

2015 will mark our first annual river race from Kings Bridge Landing to Terry's Bridge. This seven mile stretch of the Banister River will take you along one of Virginia's official Scenic Rivers. As you race this stretch of the river, you will be guided through the best preserved batteau navigation wing dams in Virginia while Blue Heron and Bald Eagles fly overhead. How fast can you paddle one of the last undeveloped rivers in Virginia?

Halifax, VA


2nd Equinox 8 Bridge “Motor” MatchSUP at Daytona

Join us for the 2nd running of a unique paddle event. "Motor" race means that the contestants who are the fastest on race day will be the winners. He or she could be 27 or 72, on a rec. board or a surf ski.; because all finish times are fairly adjusted according to gender, age, and craft, so anyone can win. The winners will not be known until announced, soon after the race.

Daytona Beach, FL


Great Peconic Race 2015

Great Peconic Race is an expedition paddle race circumnavigating beautiful Shelter Island, NY, located between the North and South Forks of Long Island. The race honors Ted Baldwin’s love for the bays and proceeds will be donated in support of the Peconic Baykeeper's work. The Peconic Baykeeper is the only independent, not-for-profit advocate solely dedicated to the protection and improvement of the aquatic ecosystems of the Peconic and South Shore estuaries of Long Island.

Shelter Island, NY


2015 Lake Murray SUP Classic

September 25-27 the 2015 Lake Murray SUP Classic, presented by Half Moon Outfitters, returns to the shores of Lake Murray for a full weekend of SUP fun! In its fourth year, this event features clinics, races for all skill levels, parties and even a SUP swap meet! The Lake Murray SUP Classic is the last of the Southern Stoke Race Series, a summer series of races set in rivers and lakes throughout the Southeast. Race proceeds benefit South Carolina Special Olympics.

Lexington, SC


Campeonato Nacional de Colombia SUP Paddleboard 2015

Campeonato Nacional de SUP , Categorias junior e infantil 1.5 km Open por edades 4.5 km masculino y Femenino. Elite 15 km masculino y femenino. No se aceptan tablas de carbono race, solo inflables y epoxycas.

Cartagena, Bolívar


2015 Crystal Kai SUP Cup

The Crystal Coast's FIRST SUP weekend! Elite, Open & Grom races -- something for the whole family. Clinic instruction by some of the sport's best, a non-competitive ecopaddle to explore the Crystal Coast, and some of the area's best food and drink! Major awards to take home for all race winners, & Elite champs will split a $7,500 cash purse! Serious swag for all participants. Crystal Kai supports the Horses of Shackleford Banks. Check out these beautiful creatures-www.shacklefordhorses.org.

Atlantic Beach, NC


Port Royal Paddle Battle

Port Royal Paddle Battle, a 3.5 or 7 mile race for SUPs, Kayaks, Surfskis and Outrigger Canoes, The race starts and finishes at Parris Island Landing in "Cool Coastal Port Royal, SC".

Beaufort, SC


Shore Paddle 2015

Shore Paddle is back! And we've moved a few miles upriver to the town of Red Bank. Located on the picturesque Navesink River, Shore Paddle features a 6.5-mile, WPA-sanctioned non-points race (standup and prone), 2.5-mile fun paddle (standup, prone and kayak) and 1/2-mile kids paddle. All proceeds of Shore Paddle benefit Clean Ocean Action, a environmental nonprofit dedicated to preserving our regional coast and waterways.

Red Bank, NJ


Race Around Burlington Island

Fun Race for the Entire Family!!!

Burlington, NJ


Heal the Beach Club Downwind Race 2015

This is a fun race with an easy water entry and exit that is put on by and benefits the Heal the Beach Club of Ventura High School. It is a good beginners race if you have been training on flat water because you are fairly close to shore, its not that long and the wind usually doesn't blow that hard. Traditional or SUP's welcome.

Mondos Beach, Pacific Coast Highway, Ventura, CA


Sunday Sunday Sunday Race Series 9-27-15

SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY RACES – SSSR - June 7, August 9, September 27, 2015 A 3-part SUP & Prone paddle Series. The events are held on Mission Bay Cash Prizes for the 8-Mile Pro Elite Men’s & Women’s Divisions. Awards for the Men’s, Women’s, Juniors & Kids divisions with 8 mile, 4 mile & 1.5 mile distance races. Points acquired for the series “Over-All” Trophy winners in each division.

San Diego, CA


Riverthon℠: The Ohio River Challenge

Riverthon℠: The Ohio River Challenge is a day of paddlesport races on the Ohio River in Louisville KY. We have four races, three of which end at the Louisville Community Boathouse; the Louisville 50 ends in West Point, KY. The Louisville 50 is a 50 mile adventure race. The Mayors Cup is a 24 mile from Westport KY to Louisville's Waterfront. The 7 mile races for SUP's and Voyageur Canoes starting at Captain's Quarters/Harrods Creek and also ending at the Waterfront. https://riverthon.org

Louisville, KY


Monterey Bay Crossing - MBX

At the Monterey Bay Crossing (MBX), iron crews race to beat previous records. Every iron crew that sets a new course record will win a cash prize.

Santa Cruz, CA


City of Hope Regatta

Fun race for the entire family!

Marina Del Rey, CA


Philadelphia Fall Classic 2015

The Philadelphia Canoe Club marathon races have been held for over 15 years. Competitors have included past US Olympic Sprint Team members and International racers. Check out the attached PCC History of Course Records (2001-2014)

Philadelphia, PA


Race Around Palm Island 2015

Race Around Palm Island 2015. Reach, catch, pull and relax. Fantastic racing at a world class resort. We will have a 13 mile race, a 3-mile race and a 1.5 mile fun paddle. All paddle craft welcome. Come make a weekend of it.

Cape Haze, FL


Shark River Paddle Battle 2015

The THIRD Annual Shark River Paddle Battle is a Non-Profit paddle race and event benefitting Mary's Place by the Sea and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. We have a Long Course (5 Miles) race for more competitive and experienced paddlers, a 10 Mile course for SURFSKI paddle boats, and also a Short Course (2.75 Miles) fun paddle for cruisers (not a race). B.Y.O.P (Bring your own paddle)!!

Neptune, NJ


Sandy Point Paddlefest

The Inaugural Sandy Point Paddlefest to benefit Special Olympics Maryland will be held Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 on East Beach at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland. This event will include a 5-mile, 4-lap Technical Slalom-style course and a 2.5 mile Recreational race out to the Shoal Lighthouse and back. Both courses will be on the beautiful and sometimes challenging Chesapeake Bay just north of the Bay Bridge. Cash and prizes for different divisions.

Annapolis, MD


Big Bend Ironman Kayak and Canoe 2015

The Inaugural Big Bend Ironman Kayak & Canoe Race held in Steinhatchee on Nov 2 was, by all accounts, a great success. With 10 racers from across FL, the 19.2 mile race from River Haven Marina, out of the gulf, and returning took the winner, Mr. Brint Adams from Sopchoppy, a mere 3 hours, 39 minutes and 58 seconds to complete. Just the night before at the mandatory racers meeting, the racers all thought their times would be about 5 hours! Race and class results were:

Mayo, FL


USCA Aluminum Canoe National Championships

2015 USCA National Stock Aluminum Canoe, K-1 Downriver and K-1 Touring Marathon Championships

Cuero, TX


The Atlanta SUP & Kayak Challenge 2015

Mountain High Outfitters present The Atlanta SUP & Kayak Challenge on the beautiful Lake Lanier, at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games Venue. Join your fellow SUP and kayak friends as we race a 3-mile, 6-mile and 9-mile course along the centennial Olympic Games race course. The half mile GROM race will immediately follow the 9m race finish. Plus fun water sports and games for the family and our special groups: Wilderness Works and Prissy TomBoy Athletics.

Gainesville, GA


Paddle Race For Ocean Rescue - 2015

6 Mile Downwind Course from Lazy Point, Amagansett to Eddie Ecker State Park in Montauk. Course set up and Support provided by the East Hampton Ocean Rescue Squad.

Shore Road, Napeague, NY (Lazy Point)


Middle States and Masters' Regattas, Oct 10 and 11, 2015

A weekend of sprint and distance races for all paddlers at the historic Washington Canoe Club. The oldest masters' sprint races in continuous operation in North America.

Washington, DC


Sierra Showdown Paddle Challenge

The South Lake Tahoe Paddling Race is an exciting event that starts and finishes at Lakeside beach in South Lake Tahoe. The course takes you across state lines from California to Nevada and back again. We offer a 4 mile course, 8 mile course and Kids/Grom race.

South Lake Tahoe, CA


6th Annual Golden Nugget SUP Race

The Golden Nugget SUP race will be an official sanctioned point event for the WPA. The Mission of the Golden Nugget is to provide a fun, safe and competitive experience for paddlers while raising money for a worthwhile charity.

Mt Pleasant, SC


NRC Slalom Series Race 5

This family-friendly slalom event hosted by Nantahala Racing Club is suitable for all ability levels. Fun and supportive, the NRC Slalom Series offers a great introduction to racing. Organizers review slalom rules and offer handy racing tips, and NRC members have the opportunity to walk the course with an NRC coach.

Bryson City, NC


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


Urban Surf 4 Kids PaddleFest 2015

PaddleFest, a celebration of Stand Up Paddling. Event features a 6 mile course, a 2 mile course, and a "What's SUP" 1 mile NON Competitive Paddle (entry fee include board rental, great 4 new/beginner paddler's). Enjoy our Children's Non Profit Village and learn about some incredible non profits that are serving our youth! At 11:30am we are hosting San Diego's largest FREE Sup 4 Kids Lesson! Join us as we spread the "Aloha" & "Ohana" to our next generation!

San Diego, CA


Off Da Couch Race - The Sam Couch Memorial Race 2015

Please join us to celebrate a man whose strength and determination inspired everyone who was around them. To celebrate a man whose hard work will continue to be admired for years to come. To celebrate a man whose legacy will always live on in the paddling world.

Newport Beach, CA


Panama Jack Pier to Pier SUP Classic 2015

Join us at Sharky's restaurant on October 17th for the 5th annual Panama Jack Pier to Pier SUP Classic! The day will feature an elite competition composed of a10K race, a 2.5k Race, a kids race, and a 4 person relay race. Proceeds benefit Troy University Scholarship Fund and The Wounded Warrior Foundation.

Panama City Beach, FL


SUP Invitational- Key West

The Annual Sup Invitational benefits Special Olympics Florida-Monroe County sports programs. The event provides SUP racing opportunities for all. Come out for a fun family event and support a great cause! General Public event is a fun, UNTIMED, paddle and beach obstacle course that is open to all for a $25.00 donation.

Higgs Beach,Key West, FL


Green Edventures

Unforgettable nature-based eco-tours that immerse environmentally conscious adventurers in the spectacular. Be wowed with extraordinary wildlife encounters and be inspired by an uninterrupted landscape. Specializing in providing educational adventure tours for teacher-led student groups, teen summer adventure camps, women-only adventure tours to Alaska, Baja Mexico, Costa Rica, Trinidad & Tobago, and beyond. Join an adventure, or let us customize an experience for you

Alaska, Baja Mexico, Costa Rica, Trinidad & Tobago, and Beyond


Clearwater Beach Classic

Come on down the the Inaugural Clearwater Beach Classic, featuring professional clinics, and OC6 races, pas well as SUP, OC1, and Surfski events. Located at the beauftiful Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach/Sand Key, this Paddling Festival serves as the WPA Region 5 Championship.

Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater, FL



Barrier Island Eco Tours proudly presents the Annual Barrier Island ECOthon! This unique event will take place on Sunday, October 28th, 2015 over Charleston’s naturally beautiful barrier islands of Capers, Dewees, Isle of Palms & Sullivans. The ECOthon is a sprint style adventure race with paddling, swimming, running & biking, and is a distinctive fundraising event.

Isle of Palms, SC


Surf to Sound 2015

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. Saturday and Sunday there's a surf contest, too!

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


SDOCC La Jolla Shores Invitational 2015

Winter Series 2015- 2016 begins in beautiful La Jolla with a race hosted by San Diego Outrigger- a GREAT race venue to dust off the OC1's and 2's, surfskis and all paddleboards! C'mon out and join us this winter

La Jolla, CA



This world class event will feature 3 separate competitions — a 6 mile Elite Race, a three mile Open Race, and a 1.5 mile Fun Paddle.

Manasota Key, FL


Westport River SUP Classic

The Westport River Classic is 3 mile or 7.5 mile flat water race on the East Branch of the Westport River in Westport, Ma. Racers will paddle downriver around a buoy and loop back to the start/finish line. Racers can except to paddle against the tide and wind for one leg of the race. After the race there will be awards & prizes, bbq, board demos, & sup games for racers and spectators alike (so bring your friends & family to cheer you on).

Westport, MA


Bora Bora 2015 Ironmana KTX Liquid Life Festival

The Bora Bora Liquid Festival is a fun and joyous celebration of water sports and Tahitian culture hosted each year during the month of December. The island of Bora Bora—known to have the world's most pristine lagoon—sets the ultimate stage for this entirely water-based event. This year marks the 13th consecutive year for the festival, which is scheduled to take place from December 2nd to 8th, 2013.

Bora Bora


Becky Stuart Memorial Race 2015

Second Stop on the So-Cal Ocean Racing Series. Guaranteed fun for the whole family. Ocean course, harbor finish, Stuart Family famous Baked Potato Lunch - grab your vessel and head to Oceanside for a day of great paddling, camaraderie, and fun! OC1, OC2, SUP, Prone, Surfski. AMAZING awards, CRAZY awesome shirts!

Oceanside, CA


Diamond Head Classic 2015

The Diamond Head Classic Paddleboard Race is a new event on the Hawaiian SUP calendar and it is brought to you by the Hawaii Paddleboard Association. It is an event open to all SUP enthusiasts and a chance for them to showcase their skills and win cool prizes.

Honolulu, HI


Manuel Antonio Stand Up Paddle Games 2015

Manuel Antonio Stand Up Paddle Games 2015 consist of 4 events 1) Sprint: Individual, 300m time trial. 2) Head to Head: Heats are made in which the competitors compete against each one. The winner goes to the next key and consecutively until the Final. 3) Obstacle course: a. El Zig-Zag, b. La Rotonda c. El Subebaja, and d. El Caminante.Timed. 4) Distance: 1km, 4.5km and 9km The categories are 1 Elite Race, 2 Open Recreation, 3 Junior 11-17 years, 4.Adult-child (up to age 10) in women and men.



Tecolote 5000 2015

3 Races for the Price of One! Part of the SoCal Ocean Racing Series. K1/C1/SurfSki/OC1 for Adults and Beginners. Lots of Prizes!!! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN T-Shirt guaranteed for first 100 Registrations SAVE $5 if you register before Dec. 12

San Diego, CA


FANFit Challenge: Halifax 2016

The FANfit challenge is a unique 5 stage fitness event that will connect you with elite athletes on their journey to victory.

Clayton Park West, NS


2016 North Shore Xtreme

Lowest Outrigger and SUP Races in the World!

Salton Sea, CA


The Carolina Cup 2016

2016 is the sixth year for one of the world's largest paddle events. There are 5 races, one for every level, plus a relay and a dozen clinics, the event is also a WPA National Points Race.

Wrightsville Beach, NC


2016 Junior Waterman Challenge and Ocean Fest

This is a youth only SUP race for ages 5-17. All levels of paddlers are welcome. Great prizes for all races! Stay for Ocean Fest too---Ocean conservation groups, vendors, food and lots of fun water themed activities.

Sarasota, FL


Cape 2 Cape 2016

The Cape to Cape Crossing will be a grueling 19mile + race from Cape Charles Virginia to Virginia Beach. Paddlers will face brutal currents and open ocean conditions as they paddle across the mouth of the largest estuary in the United States.

Virginia Beach, VA


Big Texas Paddle Fest

The Big Texas Paddle Fest will be a two day festival in the Texas Sup Racing Series WPA and includes races and events for all paddlers of all levels , and is open to SUP , Prone boards , kayaks , and canoes

Little Elm, TX


PaddleLife surf ski workshop with Sean Rice

Sean Rice, will take you through the foundations of the stroke, from the ground up. A combination of dry-land and on-water work will cover the key biomechanics to set you up for a successful and injury free paddling season.

Harpswell, ME