Men's and women's courses will be a flat water short course with a water start and will include an out and back around bouys, each heat will consist of 3 laps to make a total of 5k.
Teen fest course will also feature a flat water short course with a water start and will include an out and back around bouys, heat will consist of 2 lap to make a total of approximately 2 mile. Grom fest course will be an inshore 500 yard out and back around bouys, adults are encouraged to paddle alongside young children, but not to interfere with other competitors.
Hatteras Island Rescue Squad will be on location with watercraft for assistance.
*Distances may vary depending upon weather conditions