3rd Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship 2017

The 3rd Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship is a 3 day event 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 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

1230 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
Mark Devall2SUP 14'18-49Guy
Darrell Horton Ii3SUP 14'18-49Guy
Chris Clodfelter5SUP 14'Sr. Masters 50+Guy
Gary Maddock12SUP 12'6"Sr. Masters 50+Guy
Sam Gentsch15SUP 14'Sr. Masters 50+Guy
Dan Flint4SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Sue Kabana6SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Hayley Kabana7SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Marsha Stanton8SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Linda Weber9SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Ted Nelson10SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Lynda Roszel11SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Jamie Horton13SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Carol Forsythe14SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

1 Mile

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