Wet Feet Blue Planet Surf WPA Regional Championships 2016



World Paddle Association (WPA) Hawaii Regional Championships

for Stand Up and Prone Paddlers

4.5 Downwinder from Hawaii Kai to Kahala - Jungle Rules

All paddlers compete for awards for the top 3 in each division. Prize Money for 2016 SUP Series points winners! $100/$75/$50 for top 3 male and female SUP racers in the 14' class and $100 for top male and female prone racers in the stock class. Race #2 is August 13th.

Race entry includes a paddle shirt, lunch. Enter online here for $45 or in person at Blue Planet. You can also beach enter on race day for $5 additional.

The race a beach start in front of Marshall's, jungle rules to the finish line so you may go inside or outside the reef, then finish at the outermost piling in the water off Kahala (Waialae Beach Park).  For race information call 255-6255.

12 noon to 1 pm check in and beach entries at the small parking area on the west (Ewa) side of the bath hose near the M2O finish

1:30 pm pre race briefing

2:00 pm Start

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Beau Hodge5Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Andres Quartero7Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Mike Abbott9Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Colleen Tessler16Prone StockU39Girl
Patrick Wong17Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Mike Pharaon19Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Johan Loo21Prone StockU39Guy
Anders Jonsson23Prone UnlimitedU39Guy
Bill Taylor24Prone StockMasters 40+Guy
Penelope Strickland26Prone StockU39Girl
Peter Balding32Prone StockU39Guy
Sam Mackie35Prone StockU39Guy
Scott Ito1SUP 14'30-49Guy
Jennifer Lee2SUP 14'30-49Girl
Kanai Sharsh3SUP 14'30-49Guy
Joey Enoka4SUP Unlimited30-49Guy
Herbie Titcomb6SUP 14'50+Guy
Nicholas Salanoa8SUP 14'30-49Guy
Adrian Dy10SUP 14'30-49Guy
Edward Cantere11SUP 14'30-49Guy
Carlo Prado12SUP 14'50+Guy
Robert Picayo13SUP 14'30-49Guy
Kathy Koch14SUP 12'6"50+Girl
Audrey Lee15SUP 14'50+Girl
Jimmy Martindale18SUP Unlimited30-49Guy
Paul Zacharias20SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Tyler Jaggers22SUP 14'18-29Guy
Sean Sweet25SUP 14'50+Guy
Kione Dahlin27SUP 14'30-49Guy
Ed Wheeler28SUP 14'30-49Guy
Jimmy Fitt29SUP Unlimited30-49Guy
Kathy Shipman30SUP 14'50+Guy
Robert Stehlik31SUP 14'30-49Guy
John Rogers33SUP 14'50+Guy
Peer Blichfeldt34SUP 14'50+Guy
Kolaiah Jardine36SUP 12'6"30-49Guy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

Race Course and Safety Recommendations:  Wear a leash, bright clothes, and a Personal Flotation Device. Familiarize yourself with the race course. Have an emergency plan. If you don’t finish the race call the race phone! Carry a cell phone, whistle, flare, EPIRB, or flag to signal an emergency. Know basic first aid and CPR. The race will be a beach start at Marshall's, jungle rules to the finish so you can go inside or outside the reef, and finish in the water at the outermost piling at Kahala (Waialae Beach Park). Be careful of boats when crossing the channel after the start. Go to http://www.wetfeethawaii.com/Wet-Feet-Blue-Planet-May-Race.jpg for a course map. The race phone and information line is 808-255-6255.  On race day check in is from 12 noon to 2:00 pm.   The pre-race briefing is at 1:30 pm.  Start time is 1:00 pm for all paddlers.

Take Kalanianaole Highway east to the Hawaii Kai boat ramp. Beach registration and check in will be in the small parking area on the west (Ewa) side of the bath house at the M2O finish.


May 21, 2016


Honolulu, HI