PFD's are Mandatory!
Friday, June 2nd
12-6pm: On water Demos/Clinics
4-8pm: Registration/Check-in (Salt Life store)
5-6pm: Introduction to SUP Paddling and racing- Jeramie Vaine
Party at the Salt Life store- 1104 Broadway
8:30am: Open Race Meeting
9am: Open Race
10am: Kids Race Meeting
10:30am: Kids Race
11:30am: Pro Race Meeting
12pm: Pro-Elite SUP Race
1pm-5pm On water Demos
7pm: Awards Party
9am: Distance Race Meeting
9:30am: OC/Surfski/Prone Distance Race
9:35am: Open SUP Distance Race
10:45am: Pro Race Meeting
11am: Pro-Elite SUP Distance Race
1- Hour Introduction to SUP Paddling and race clinic by Jeramie Vaine- $30.00 pp
Veramie Vaine, Elite SUP competitor and WPA Class III certified instructor will be teaching the fundamentals of the stroke technique and the introduction to competing in races for beginning and intermediate paddlers. This class will give the paddler the confidence to be able to have fun in races while learning the key components of the stroke and get additional tips so you can continue to become better paddler. Sign up on the registration.
Event Hotel, Camping & Board Storage
Columbus Marriott (two blocks from event site)
800 Front Ave
Columbus, GA 31901
Please contact the Marriott directly to book your room:
706-324-1800, ask for Amy or Jessica and mention that your with the WPA event to get the preferred rate of $99.00 per night.
Book soon, as the booking block will sell out!
Uptown Columbus is offering free camping one block from the event site. Recommended for self contained vehicles as there is no power are water available.
To reserve your spot, please contact Becca Zajac, firstname.lastname@example.org
Board Storage (200 yds from event site)
Board and craft storage will be available for all competitors from Friday, June 2nd to Monday, June 5th at 12pm. The board storage will be closed and locked from 8pm to 7am each day. Storage will be open from 7am to 8pm each day Friday to Sunday. Storage is the responsibility of each person that stores any product or board. We highly advise to ONLY store boards or vessels and remove all personal items like PFD's, paddles and other accessory items so they do not walk off in others hands. Here is the storage address:
White Water Express (building next door, look for sign)
Columbus, GA 31901