Orange Bowl Paddle Championship

WHO?

Building on the success of our previous years, the Orange Bowl Paddle Championships will feature nearly 250 racers and thousands of spectators. Local celebrities, paddle professionals, participants and spectators will join “littles” in the largest paddle clinic in the world. We will once again look to draw the world’s top elite competitors in paddle boarding as well as hundreds of recreational amateur participants.

WHAT?

The OBPC event provides three courses (Elite, Recreational and Sprint). Winding its way in and around Miami's Virginia Key, the Orange Bowl Paddle Championship boasts a beautiful and unique course.

WHERE?

Core events will be held at Miami Rowing Club, right next to the historic Miami Marine Stadium.

3601 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149

WHEN?

May 9, 2015 - On-site registration will begin at 7:30 AM and end at 8:30 AM. The Elite Race will start at 9:00 AM, with the Recreational Race starting at 9:10AM (note the time change), the Corporate race with start at 12:00pm and conclude with the Sprint Race at 1:00PM. Closing ceremonies and prizes to follow at the conclusion of the Sprint Race.

WHY?

The Windhaven Insurance Orange Bowl Paddle Championships presented by Blue World Paddle is a charity–driven event with a focus on children and community. All funds raised by the event will go to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami to fund mentorship activities in the area.

CASH PRIZES!

Cash prizes will be given to the top three men and women of the Elite race for both 12'6" and 14' boards. (There must be at least three entries in a class for a cash prize to be awarded). The payouts are as follows:

1st Place = $500
2nd Place = $300
3rd Place = $200

Medals and "product swag" will be given to the winners of the recreational races.


Please remember that all participants are required to have a PFD either on their board or person at all times during the race.


 

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WHEN?

Saturday, May 9, 2015   
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM = On-site Registration
9:00 AM = Elite Race 
9:10AM = Recreational Race

12:00PM = Corporate Race
1:00PM = Sprint Race


Closing ceremonies and prizes to follow at the conclusion of the Sprint Race.

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Tim Battle4SUP 12'6"AllGuy
Jorge Quintana5SUP 14'30-49Guy
James Douglass6SUP 14'30-49Guy
Sierra Groth7SUP 12'6"18-29Girl
Chris Baker8SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Rachel Ferguson10SUP 12'6"18-29Girl
Stephen Chase11SUP 14'30-49Guy
Rodolfo Burgos12SUP 12'6"30-49Guy
Matt Arensman15SUP 14'19-49Guy
Brandon Gunderson17SUP 12'6"19-49Guy
Kristin Apotsos19SUP 12'6"19-49Girl
Francesca Morrow20SUP 12'6"19-49Girl
Kieran Grant21SUP 14'19-49Guy
Alberto Artagaveytia22SUP 14'50+Guy
NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Shawn Crews2SUP 12'6"AllGuy
Steve Davis3SUP 12'6"AllGuy
Bodhi Kai Uden9SUP 12'6"18&UGuy
Nicholas Bangos13SUP Surfboard50+Guy
Kathy Donatto16SUP 12'6"19-49Girl
Mia Raffaele18SUP 12'6"17&UGirl

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

The #OBPC2015 Elite Course will be a technical challenge. This 8.6 mile course rounding historic Virginia Key will have a little bit of everything. Be prepared to navigate through the flats, the bay, open ocean and battle strong currents. Let's hear who is in!


Here is the recreational course map for #OBPC2015. This will be a 2.5 mile loop in very protected waters. Great for the whole family to enjoy. Added bonus you will always be insight of friends, family and spectators!! 

WHERE?

Core events will be held at Miami Rowing Club, right next to the historic Miami Marine Stadium.

3601 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149


Please remember that all participants are required to have a PFD either on their board or person at all times during the race.

When:

May 9, 2015

Where:

Key Biscayne, FL