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Welcome to the paddle racing event of the year we've all been waiting for! Races for kayaks, SUP's, OC's and all other paddle vessels are welcome to attend! All ages and all levels of racers are welcome also! We'll have a few pros, a handful of novices and a whole lot of folks who like to have a good time!
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Long (Elite) Race: 7 Miles
Short (Rec) Race: 3 Miles
Dolphin Dash: Kids 1/4 Mile RacePaddle For Kids Corp
hosts the annual "PADDLE THE BAY" races and festival to raise awareness for newborn screening so that our babies can be cured before it might be too late. Your support will go towards efforts of making sure that every newborn child in the U.S. undergoes comprehensive and effective screening for a variety of diseases that are usually hidden at birth. Learn more about how you can help: Save Babies
This paddlefest is not only a super fun competitive race, it's also a super fun day out for all those involved! With great music, tasty food, frosty cold beverages and a 60 foot waterslide! this paddle festival truly has something fun for everyone!
Racers will receive food & beverage with race entry!
We will have over $5,000 in prizes being raffled or auctioned!
Race starting line is at the waterfront park next to the Safety Harbor Marina: 110 Veterans Memorial Lane, Safety Harbor, FL 34695
You must REGISTER HERE ONLINE - registration cutoff is on May 12th at 6PM - There is no same day registration, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO REGISTER THE MORNING OF THE EVENT!
Stand-up for newborn screening! We look forward to seeing you on the water!