4th Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship 2018

The 4th Annual Flora-Bama's Gulf Coast Paddle Championship is a 2 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?

This exciting race is a part of the Southern Stoke Race Series and the Fastest in Florida Race Series.

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 


Schedule of Events:

Friday, July 20th

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 21th 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 Door Prize Drawing



Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Mitch Cherry2SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Thomas Kaufmann8SUP Under 12'6"AllGuy
Mark Devall1SUP 14'18-49All
Kim Hillhouse3SUP 14'18-49All
Carey Cooper4SUP 12'6"Sr. Masters 50+All
Pete Van Waveren5Surfski SingleSr. Masters 50+All
Shelby Hairr6SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Brett Kraft7SUP 12'6"18-49Guy

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 Ole River Bar & Grill
17350 Perdido Key Dr, Pensacola, FL
(850) 483-6272(850) 483-6272


Jul 20 to Jul 21, 2018


Pensacola, FL