Richard Henry Dana Charity Paddle Race 2016

The Richard Henry Dana Charity Paddle is part of the RHD Charity Regatta event series that benefits the Dana Point Harbor Youth Foundation.  This paddle event is run in association with the World Paddle Association and held at Dana Point Yacht Club.  There will be three separate races for participants to choose their distance and craft for their ability level.

The 5 mile distance race is an open ocean race for OC1, OC2, Surfski, Six-person outrigger, Elite (advanced) Prone ULT and SUP (12'6, 14', ULT) only.  The 2 mile and 1 mile races will be conducted in the Bay area in front of the Dana Point Yacht Club for those wanting a fun competitive race for all age groups on SUP and Prone divisions.

The Juniors races (1 mile and 2 mile technical) are designed for both beginning, Intermediate, Advanced paddlers level competitors offering age groups 8U (only 1 mile), 9-11, 12-14 and 15-17. Extra awards party only tickets will be available the day of the event at registration for $25.00 per adult that includes, dinner, drink tickets and band.  Kids awards party only tickets (12U) are $15.00.

RHD Charity Regatta/WPA Paddle Race

Friday, August 5th  - Schedule of Events:

  • 3:30-4:30pm - Day of Registration

  • 4:30pm - Paddlers meeting (Dana Point Yacht Club)

  • 5pm - Distance race, 5 miles- OC1, Surfski

  • 5:02pm - Distance race, 5 miles- Six-Person Outrigger

  • 5:04- Distance race, 5 miles- Elite Prone ULT, SUP

  • 5:10pm - Open/Juniors race, 2 miles (SUP, Prone)

  • 5:12pm - Juniors 1 miles (SUP, Prone)

  • 6:30pm - Pre-Party Open

  • 7:00pm - Mount Gay Rum Trophy Party and Dinner at DPYC with band

  • 8:00pm- Awards

This list is private.

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

24399 Dana Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629
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Aug 5 to Aug 6, 2016


Dana Point, CA