Florida Cup 2016

Join us for the 4th annual Florida Cup presented by John's Pass Village. This race will highlight the best paddling conditions in Florida. The Florida Cup will challenge Elite participants in the gulf and the intercoastal waters. The open race will be set to the best conditions offered on race day.  There will be races for the elite paddlers, recreational enthusiasts, and kids. As a championship event it will draw contestants from across the united states.  
Races - 
9 Mile Elite
3 Mile Recreational
1 Mile Fun Paddle (not a race)
1/4 Kids Race

We are excited to have you participate in this year’s Florida Cup. In order to get the most out of the weekend and make your race as great as possible, please read all of this page. We will revise and refine it as the date approaches and email all registered an update before the race, but here is what you need to know-

Checklist of Stuff to bring-
PFD (Mandatory!)
Sunscreen and hat
Money for Parking, drinks at the beach bar, raffle tix


Friday Packet Pickup 5-7pm

John's Pass Village and Boardwalk, Mad Beach Brewing, 12945 Village Blvd, Madeira  Beach, FL 33708


8:45 Kid's Race Captains Meeting 

9:00 Kid's Race Start

9:45 Capitans Meeting (Elite and Open Races)

10:00 Elite Race Start

10:10 Open Race Start

Lunch and awards 12:30

How to make your race day the most fun and enjoyable.

1. Come check in Friday night and join us at Mad Beach Brewing in john's Pass Village and Boardwalk. Avoid race day lines, get your number and swag Friday night, then on Saturday all you need to do is get inked and get your timing chip.
2.  If you can’t come on Friday night. COME EARLY ON SATURDAY MORNING! This is a BIG race, give yourself and our staff plenty of time to check you in.
3. Take a clinic. 

4. If you haven’t paid, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE update your registration and pay online.

Where to stay

The Delacado-Paddler owned and operated this boutique hotel on Treasure Island is offering 20% off on rooms for attendees. There is a two night minimum.  www.delacado.com

Courtyard by Marriott Madeira Beach is a brand new hotel and has a block of rooms for racers starting at  $179 a night. Marriott has extended the block rate, Click here for group rate for Florida Cup SUP

Both are a very short drive to the race start.

Race Day Morning Procedure


Archibald Beach Park has a number of metered spots, but they will go early. So come early with a credit card for the  meters if you want a prime spot. Otherwise, you will be able to pull in the lot, drop your board off and go park across the street at Winn Dixie or Rex Place. Parking in the Winn Dixie lot will be on the North side of the lot, marked by cones.  It is FREE! Parking on Rex Street is marked in yellow

Check In
1. Come to the Check In table on the beach. Get your number and your lunch ticket.
2. If you have not prepaid, have cash or a check. NO CREDIT CARDS ON RACE DAY. If you want to pay by card, do it on Paddle Guru before the race. Exact change is appreciated.
3. Get marked with your number.
4. Pick up your timing chip.

Captain’s Meeting.
1. Be on time for the Captain’s Meeting-- 9:45am
2. We will review the courses and directions
3. We are racing under WPA Rules. Make sure you check them out.http://worldpaddleassociation.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/2014-WPA-SUP-RACING-RULEBOOK_1-14.pdf

Race Starts
1. We respect your time and have a reputation for starting on time! Elite Race start is scheduled for 10:15am
2. Both races will be beach starts for SUPs (everything else is a water start).
3. The Open Race will start shortly after the Elite Race.
4. There will be a short blast to mark come to the line.
5. The next blast will start the race and will be about 30 seconds after the first blast.

Race Finish
1. Paddle up to the beach. A board Sherpa will grab your board. You keep your paddle.
2. Run through the finish arch with your paddle.
3. Electronic timing will capture your result when you cross the mat.
4. Return your timing chip or you will have to pay for it.

1. You will get a lunch ticket when you check in.
2. We will have extra lunch tickets for sale.
3. No ticket=no lunch.

1. Trophies will be awarded to all of largest categories represented on race day. (and I wont know until race day who that is)

Post Race
To be announced.

Any proceeds from the race go to benefit Paddle Addict, Inc. a non-profit that helps people in recovery from addiction through water sports activities and Monster and Sea, which helps families struggling with cancer.

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Darren Robertshaw5SUP 14'50+Guy
Stacy Robertshaw6SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Karen Figueroa9Prone Stock50+Girl
Garrett Mccoy12SUP 14'18-49Guy
Jason Malick13Surfski Single18-49Guy
Karen Schindler15OC-118-49Girl
Chris Mehner16SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Jason Casuga21SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Alyssa Veres22SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Devin Turetzkin23SUP 12'6"50+Guy
George Knight26Surfski Single50+Guy
Norbert Nebucz29SUP 14'18-49Guy
Stephen Chase31SUP 14'18-49Guy
Lance Chambers33SUP 14'18-49Guy
Wayne Henriquez, Kim Caruso36OC-250+Mixed
David Dean39SUP 14'50+Guy
Aric Lewno44OC-118-49Guy
Amy Keener46SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Mark Athanacio47SUP 14'50+Guy
Rob Mirlenbrink50Surfski Single18-49Guy
Karen Tickner51SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Chad Siple52Prone Stock18-49Guy
David Rush54OC-150+Guy
Yensys Loyola56SUP 14'18-49Guy
Garrett Fletcher57SUP 14'18-49Guy
Eric Stanton59Surfski Single50+Guy
Will Compton61SUP 12'6"50+Guy
David Starr64SUP 14'18-49Guy
Lisa Hertz Malick68Prone Stock18-49Girl
Jason Latham69SUP 14'18-49Guy
Peter Quigley71SUP 14'18-49Guy
Mark Hourigan73SUP 14'50+Guy
Shannon Walaker74OC-118-49Girl
Christian Cook, Noah Cook75OC-218-49Guy
David Robertshaw76Surfski Single50+Guy
Robert Dwyer77SUP 14'18-49Guy
Nannette Prevost79SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Stuart Grulke80SUP 14'18-49Guy
Bubba Ellis81Prone Stock50+Guy
John Sekas82SUP 14'50+Guy
Sey Chelle85SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Murray Hunkin87SUP 14'18-49Guy
Heath Marston91SUP 14'18-49Guy
Will Marston92SUP 12'6"U17Guy
Ralf Steitz94OC-150+Guy
Travis Kindt95SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Andrew Dickey100SUP 14'18-49Guy
Steve Miller101SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Maddie Miller102SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Mark Miller104SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Adam Pollock108SUP Unlimited18-49Guy
Chip Bock111SUP Unlimited18-49Guy
Carlos Gomez112SUP 14'18-49Guy
Mark Weinzierl113OC-150+Guy
Michael Salerno114SUP 14'18-49Guy
Tiffany Cadzow116SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Flavio Costa118Surfski Single18-49Guy
Robert Cadzow119SUP 14'50+Guy
Richard Rodriguez120SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Jim Valenti121SUP 14'50+Guy
Asia Rojas122SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Zach Rounsaville124SUP 14'18-49Guy
Ron Jones125SUP 14'18-49Guy
Andrew White126SUP 14'18-49Guy
Kate Pagan129SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Michael Conlee131SUP 14'18-49Guy
Karl Eugster132SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Brian Hovnanian134SUP 14'50+Guy
Francesca Morrow135SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Laura Iossi136SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Zac Scull, Maximus Cook137OC-2U17Guy
Neil Uden138SUP 14'18-49Guy
Catherine Uden139SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Robin Moran141SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Matt Wise, Gary Wise144OC-250+Guy
David Ambush145SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Robert Norman146SUP 14'18-49Guy
Dan Smith149SUP 14'50+Guy
Brad Ward151SUP 14'18-49Guy
Bruce Day152SUP 14'50+Guy
John Wheeler1SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Savana Mastin2SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Jason Mastin3SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Alicia Weber4SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Keith Connors7SUP Surfboard50+Guy
Peter Doyle10SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Linda Weber11SUP Surfboard50+Girl
Lynda Roszel14SUP Surfboard50+Girl
Dario Negrini17SUP 14'50+Guy
Kevin Glatfelter18SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Hayley Kabana19SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Sue Kabana20SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Donna Catron24SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Suzanne Brosseau25SUP 14'50+Girl
David Wieland27SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Omar Malic28SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Mark Brennan30SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
Jason Cristofalo34SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Rj Reed35SUP 14'50+Guy
Kai Figueroa37SUP SurfboardU17Guy
Jorge Figueroa38SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
Jennifer Barnes41SUP 14'18-49Girl
Anne Maddox42Surfski Single50+Girl
Jen Hayes48SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Johan Delgado49SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Hollistar Jones53SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Guillermo Bruce55SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
Gretchen Hines58Surfski Single50+Girl
Dorraine Rooney, Dorraine Rooney60Kayak Sit on Top (2)50+Girl
Shay Spoonmore62SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
William Spencer63SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Jennifer Tennant65SUP 14'18-49Girl
Donna Hanson66SUP Unlimited50+Girl
Terry Pace67SUP Unlimited50+Girl
Vasiliy Klochko70SUP 14'18-49Guy
Pete Williams72SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Ryan Findley78SUP Surfboard18-49Guy
Rebecca Whitehead83SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Dean Krom84SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Tina Mancini86SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Dan Nelson88SUP 14'50+Guy
Gracie Marston90SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Hailey Marston93SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Lucy Allan96Prone StockU17Girl
Robert Hubsch98SUP Surfboard50+Guy
Tim Ramsberger99SUP 14'50+Guy
Bryan Herrick103SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
John Paul105SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Peyton Thomas106SUP 14'18-49Guy
Erik Thomas107SUP 14'18-49Guy
Anna Kuhlow109SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Beth Centore110SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Kurt Forster115SUP 14'50+Guy
Lina Bowers117SUP 12'6"U17Girl
Rosanna Rojas-persijn123SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Dale Ashley127SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Jim Birney128SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Brian Keifer130SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Robert Reisinger133SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Bodhi Kai Uden140SUP 12'6"U17Guy
Julian Flynn143SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Heidi Hayes147SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Ricky Hayes148SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Kayleigh Sideris150SUP SurfboardU17Girl
Anil Samoth153SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Sonny Flynn43SUP Surfboard18-49Girl
Peter Garian97SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Mae Denson89SUP SurfboardU12Girl
Isabella Rijos142SUP 12'6"U12Girl

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

Archibald Beach Park
15100 Gulf Blvd
Madeira Beach, FL 33708


May 14 to May 15, 2016


St Petersburg, FL