Black Warrior SUP Championship 2017

Third Annual Black Warrior SUP Championship on Lake Nicol in Tuscaloosa Alabama hosted by Smith Lake Paddle Boards. The 6 mile course and 3 mile course will be part of the Southern Stoke Paddle Series. Race proceeds to benefit The National MS Society. Everyone who registers will be entered to win a YOLO 12'  Inflatable SUP. Big thanks to YOLO for all the support. 


There will be three races with awards and categories as follows. 
The 6 Mile Race will award trophies for 1st - 3rd place in 
Men's 14', 
Men's 12'6
Men's Unlimited
Women's 12'6, 
Women's 14'

The 3 Mile Race will award trophies for 1st - 3rd in
Men's 14'
Men's 12'6" 
Men's rec/surf 12' and under
Women's 14'
Women's 12'6" 
Women's rec/surf 12' and under.  

There will also be a 1 mile open fun race.

*** UPDATE. There will be a relay race immediately following the 1 mile race. Sign up for the relay will be on race day and it's free. We will do a drawing to create the teams with an effort to balance the number of Men and Women on each team. Teams will be 2-5 racers depending on how many we have sign up. Course will be short, around a 1/4 mile. All teams will be using rec boards provided by Tuscaloosa Paddle Boards. Big thanks to Butch Gregory for all the help. Oh yeah, Cash prizes for the 1st and 2nd place teams 

If you need a board for the 1 or 3 mile please email or call us. We have Twenty 12' boards available, first come first serve. 

Looking for a place to camp? Deer Lick Creek is just a few minutes from Lake Nicol. 

for more details email or call Tommy at 256-736-3002

4409 Nicol Park Rd Tuscaloosa, AL, 
7:00 - 8:30 AM  race day check in and registration. If at all possible please register online before race day.
Please arrive early. 
8:30 am pre race meeting
9:00 AM 6 mile, 3 Mile, and 1 Mile will have a staggered start. 
Optional Relay after the race
Awards and lunch 

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

June Mizoguchi1SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Peter Shimpeno2SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
John Buziak4SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Jacob Crox9SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Ted Nelson14SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Butch Gregory17SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Trevor Motz19SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Lhimell Igot24SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Kim Hillhouse25SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Eric Bednorz27SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Korey Montgomery28SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Ryan Fullerton33SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Zane Asselin34SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Gerald Hamilton35SUP UnlimitedOpen (All Ages)Guy
Tabitha Price37SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Jerry Jones39SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Pete Fitzstevens41SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Mike Allen42SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Tom Watson44SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Larry Hill45SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Brendan Sweetman48SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Matthew Vance51SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Stephen Gornto54SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Kenny Reed55SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Mike Iwashita57SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Michael Markham60SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Phil Asselin62SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Jeff Cabaniss3SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Kate Cost5SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Kelli Brown6SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Jordan Hardwick7SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Susie Poindexter10SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Andrea Hirst11SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Deanna Steele12SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Todd Logan13SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Jeff Hankin15SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Rob Beckman16SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Richard Crawford20SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Jeremy Just22SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Carrie Bregar26SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Girl
Simon Tuson29SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Brett Gould30SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Jayson Woods31SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Lynn Duble32SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Leah Derringer36SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Melissa Newell38SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Stan Murray40SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Hannah Fullerton43SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Bruce Franks46SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Chris Murphy47SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Greg Kitchens52SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Charlotte Bowers56SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Lindsey Smith58SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Girl
Marc Taylor59SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
John Bowers61SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Bubba Sloan63SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Charlie Wolbach64SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Angie Nicolletta65SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Julian Desprez66SUP 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Mitch Cherry67SUP 14'Open (All Ages)Guy
Jack Fitzstevens68SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Guy
Megan Smith69SUP Under 12'6"Open (All Ages)Girl
Staci Hardwick8SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl
Heidi Wilcox18SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl
Jessie Fincher21SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl
Daniel Buckhannan23SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Guy
Savanna Moss49SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl
Shannon Searcy50SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl
Ashlee Harnedy53SUP (All)Open (All Ages)Girl

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

When following GPS continue down the hill past the point on the map to enter the park.


May 20, 2017


Tuscaloosa, AL