Paddle Cape May Presented by DelMoSports

Race: **** Distance was just adjusted to 5k
  • 5k Paddle ($30 online, day of $40)
  • Douglas Park & the Beach, North Cape May (Cape May- Lewes Ferry Grounds)
  • Athletes will have a beach start paddling parallel to the waters edge, looping around the buoys finishing their 4 mile paddle. Depending on the current, this paddle can be a great challenge. 
On-Site Board Rental:
  • TBD (provided by local Paddle Company)
  • Price: TBD
  • All athlete and spectator parking will be at the Cape May- Lewes Ferry Terminal
  • Unlimited Men & Women Divisions: U17, 18-49 and 50+
  • 14' Men & Women Divisions: U17,18-49 and 50+
  • 12'6" Men & Women Divisions: U17,18-49 and 50+
  • Unlimited Men & Women Divisions: U17,18-49 and 50+
  • 14' Men & Women Divisions: U17,18-49 and 50+
  • 12'6" Men & Women Divisions: U17,18-49 and 50+
* Athletes under 18 years of age must fill out the consent form with parents/ legal guardian signature.


  • Paddlers must follow the Baymaster/starter’s instructions. Final start instructions for the paddle cape may 5k race will be communicated formally prior to the race start time. 
  • The Baymaster shall be responsible for officiating the event start and finish.
  • Baymaster is the head official for the paddle cape may paddle board event and has the final say in disqualification rulings, finishes and race protest filings.
  • The first heat of  paddle cape may will begin with the 9am designated start.
  • The course is around all buoys as directed by the Baymaster/starter. At no time during the race may a competitor impede another competitor. Unsportsmanlike conduct/actions will result in disqualification. Any competitor failing to round all buoys will be disqualified from the race. Working as a team is what this event is all about.
  • Beach Start & Beach Finish 
  • All safety regulations must be followed including but not limited to wearing a leash and Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device.
Schedule is tentative and subject to change:

5k Event:
  • 7-8 am Athlete registration
  • 8:50 am (pre-race meeting)
  • 9 am Athletes line-up
  • 9 am Race Starts
  • 10 am Race Ends
  • 10:30 m AWARDS on Ferry Grounds

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Sean Mcclory2Prone 12'6"18-49Guy
Mariano Daguiar3SUP 14'18-49Guy
Matthew Hammer4SUP 12'6"U17Guy
Tim Clark5SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Amy Hanlon6SUP 12'6"18-49Girl
Michael Fithian7SUP 14'18-49Guy
Jenn Kesil8SUP Unlimited18-49Girl
Chris Curley9SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Ronald Simone10SUP 14'18-49Guy
Steve Mclaughlin11SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
Mitch Lafleur12SUP 12'6"18-49Guy
David Weinberg13SUP Unlimited50+Guy
Darryl Heale14Prone 12'6"18-49Guy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.


1200 Lincoln Boulevard, North Cape May, NJ 08204

From North
Take Garden State Parkway South to Exit 0. Follow Signs to the Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal.

From South
Can’t get any further South in NJ:)

From West
Take whatever highway that gets you to the Garden State Parkway. Follow South to Exit Zero. Follow Signs to the Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal.

From East
If you’re traveling from the East, it means you already live here and know how to get to the Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal!


Jun 13, 2015


Cape May, NJ