2016 Orange Bowl Paddle Championship

WHO? 

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.

WHAT?

The #OrangeBowlPaddle event provides four courses (Elite, Corporate, Recreational and Sprint). Winding its way in and around Virginia Key, the Orange Bowl Paddle Championship is a unique course.

WHERE? 

Core events will be held at Miami Marine Stadium Flexpark.

3601 Rickenbacker Causeway
Miami, FL 33149
 
WHEN?
 
May 7, 2016 - Onsite registration will begin at 7:30 AM and end at 8:30 AM. The Elite Race presented by Adventure Sports will start at 9:00 AM, the Recreational Race will start at 9:10 AM, the Corporate Challenge presented by Blue World Paddle at 12:00 PM and concluding with the Sprint Race presented by JP Australia at 1:00 PM. Closing ceremonies and prizes to follow at the conclusion of the Sprint Race presented by JP Australia. 

WHY?

The Windhaven Orange Bowl Paddle Championship is a charity–driven event with a focus on children and community. All funds raised by the event will go to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami to fund mentorship activities in the area.

CASH PRIZES!

Minimum cash prizes will be given to the top three men and women of the Elite Race presented by Adventure Sports for both 12'6" and 14' boards. (There must be at least three entries in a class for a cash prize to be awarded). The payouts are as follows:

1st Place = $500
2nd Place = $300
3rd Place = $200

*Additional prize money to be awarded based on registration numbers. 

Medals and "product swag" will be given to the winners of the recreational races.

All participants registered prior to Wednesday, May 4th will be entered into a raffle.


WHEN?

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

On-Site Registration:  7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Elite Race presented by Adventure Sports: 9:00 AM

Recreational Race: 9:10 AM

Corporate Challenge presented by Blue World Paddle: 12:00 PM

Sprint Race presented by JP Australia: 1:00 PM

*Subject to change

Closing ceremonies and prizes to follow at the conclusion of the Sprint Race.


Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Ines Apolo1SUP 12'6"AllAll
Carl Soranno5SUP 12'6"AllAll
Bill Whiddon13SUP Under 12'6"AllAll
Eduardo Angel16SUP Under 12'6"AllAll
NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Stephen Chase2SUP Stock 14AllAll
Joey Kolisch3SUP Stock 14AllAll
Chris Rubacha4SUP 12'6"AllAll
Robert Hubsch6SUP Under 12'6"AllAll
Glenn Davis7SUP Stock 14AllAll
Chris Baker8SUP Stock 14AllAll
Rudy Baker9SUP Stock 14AllAll
Kate Pagan10SUP 12'6"AllAll
Brad Ward11SUP Stock 14AllAll
Aleksandra Malinska12SUP 12'6"AllAll
Steve Miller14SUP Stock 14AllAll
Maddie Miller15SUP 12'6"AllAll

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

The #OrangeBowlPaddle Elite Course will be a technical challenge. This 8.6 mile course rounding historic Virginia Key will have a little bit of everything. Be prepared to navigate through the flats, the bay, open ocean and battle strong currents. Let's hear who is in!




Below is the recreational course map for #OrangeBowlPaddle. This will be a 2.5 mile loop in very protected waters. Great for the whole family to enjoy. Added bonus you will always be insight of friends, family and spectators!! 





WHERE?

Core events will be held at Miami Marine Stadium Flexpark.

3601 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149


Please remember that all participants are required to have a PFD either on their board or person at all times during the race.


When:

May 7, 2016

Where:

Key Biscayne, FL