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*!!!!   Clinics, Exhibitors plus FUN for the whole family and who doesn't want a trip to the beach?

Need a place to stay?  Use this link to receive discounted room pricing:  https://www.gulfshores.com/sports/events-special-rates/details.aspx?id=42753 

 *Cash Prizes will be paid on Gulf/Distance Race for Men's 12'6"; 14' SUP and Women's 12'6" with at least 5 participants.


Schedule of Events:

Friday, July 21th

1:00 PM Expo Open @ Flora-Bama Ole River Bar

3:00 PM Packet Pick-up Flora-Bama Ole River Bar

5:00 - 7:00 PM Pre-Race Social @ Flora-Bama Ole River Bar

Saturday, July 22th Race Day

7:00 – 8:15 AM Paddler Check-In

8:45 AM    Captain’s Meeting

8:50 AM    National Anthem 

9:00 AM   9 Mile Race Begins

9:15 AM   4 Mile Race Begins

9:30 AM  1 Mile Race Begins

11:30 AM  Kid's Race

12:00 PM   Demos

12:00 PM   Lunch

11230 PM   Awards Ceremony and Raffle

Sunday, July 23th Sunday Fun Day

09:00 AM Sprint Races

09:45 AM Relay Races

10:15 Awards

10: 30 AM Kid's Clinic FREE

11:00 That 's a wrap...Safe travels!


Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Pete Van Waveren1KayakSr. Masters 50+Guy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

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4 Mile

9 Mile

Flora-Bama Lounge & Package
17401 Perdido Key Dr, Pensacola, FL
(850) 492-0611(850) 492-0611

Flora-Bama Yacht Club
17350 Perdido Key Dr, Pensacola, FL
(850) 483-6272(850) 483-6272


Jul 21 to Jul 23, 2017


Pensacola, FL