2015 Crystal Kai SUP Cup

Major awards to take home for all race winners - ALL winners will split a CASH purse worth thousands! So even if you're not an Elite Racer there are No worries...Seriously everyone has a chance to win cash at the Crystal Kai, novices & elites alike!  Long and short course men and women whether 14' or 12'6 paddlers, long and short prone and masters paddlers, as well as long unlimited and short surf classes winners will receive cash prizes.  The only requirement for cash payout is that the division has THREE registrants and finishers. Plus, the payout is three places deep.  So bring it!!

LONG COURSE PAYOUT: 1st Place is $300; 2nd is $150; and 3rd is $75 for these divisions -
MEN 14' 
MEN 12'6
WOMEN 12'6
Masters (50+)

SHORT COURSE PAYOUT: 1st Place is $200; 2nd is $100; 3rd is $50 for these divisions -
MEN 14' 
MEN 12'6
WOMEN 12'6
Masters (50+)

For more info, visit www.CrystalKaiSUPCup.com.

The Crystal Kai SUP Cup supports the Horses of Shackleford Banks. Check out these beautiful creatures-www.shacklefordhorses.org. 


  • On-site registration & Packet Pickup 12:00 PM @ the Channel Marker Restaurant, 718 Atlantic Beach Causeway, Atlantic Beach, NC   (there will be NO race day registration)

**Race day parking at the Circle in AB.  Drop your board in the grassy area at Blue Water Realty, two doors down from the Channel Marker Restaurant, and park in the Circle.  We'll have shuttles running from the Circle to the Launch and back!**
  • 7:15 AM: Packet Pickup @ the Channel Marker Restaurant, 718 Atlantic  Beach Causeway, Atlantic Beach, NC (coffee & munchies)
  • 8:30 AM: Mandatory Racer Meeting
  • 9:00 AM:  Long Course Elite Race Start
  • 9:05 AM:  Short Course Race Start
  • Grom Race start time TBD
  • 1:00 PM:  Awards Ceremony & Post-race Celebration 

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Allison Nebel3SUP 14'50+Girl
Sabine Ramsay4SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Tim Boyer5SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Ryan Hagan6SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Wally Seijo8SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Kim Mallard9SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Emily Christiansen11SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Mike Fox12SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Autumn Mist Belk13SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Robert Obst14SUP 14'18-49Guy
John Wells18SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Len Fiume20SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Jeanna Bunting21SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Sarah Spiegler22SUP 14'18-49Girl
Matt Rose24SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Arthur Nebel25SUP 14'50+Guy
Craig Walton28SUP 14'50+Guy
Lee Cox29SUP Surfboard50+Guy
Teresa Macdonald30SUP 12'6"50+Girl
David Nicholson31SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Julia Nicholls35SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Sarah Tellin36SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Larry Cleveland37SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Trevor White39SUP 14'18-49Guy
Laura Walton40SUP Surfboard50+Girl
Eric H Hay42SUP 14'18-49Guy
Jenna Blackburn44SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Antonio Oden45SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
Betsy Lewis46SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Georgeanna Smith47SUP 14'18-49Girl
Steve Capps1SUP 14'50+Guy
Runslo Walksalot2SUP 14'18-49Guy
Mark Sumner10SUP 14'18-49Guy
Anna Blackburn15SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Jeff Lewis16SUP 14'18-49Guy
Barry Blackburn17SUP 14'18-49Guy
Frank Godwin23Prone (All)50+Guy
Will Lathan26SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Terry Smith27SUP 14'18-49Guy
Jarrod Covington32SUP 14'18-49Guy
Jamie Penland33SUP 14'18-49Guy
Tom Wilson34SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Daniel Willis Iii38SUP 14'18-49Guy
Andy Anderson41SUP 12'6"18-49Guy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

We are delighted to have many of the Crystal Coast's best hotels supporting the Crystal Kai SUP Cup with room blocks & special rates:

1. OceananaHOST HOTEL

To make your reservations at the Oceana online, simply  click on the orange "Check Rates" button on the right hand side of the web page. Let them know to select your dates first, hit "Search Availability", then click on the gray check box labelled "Group Code". When prompted enter the code: "KaiSup926".

2. Hampton Inn & Suites Atlantic Beach

3. DoubleTree Atlantic Beach

4. Hampton Inn & Suites Morehead City

5. Windjammer Inn

6. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Morehead City


Oct 10, 2015


Atlantic Beach, NC