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  • Lazy Dog SUPFest & "Bone Island" 6-Miler is a fun long weekend see more

    Lazy Dog SUPFest & "Bone Island" 6-Miler is a fun long weekend filled with SUP certifications for WPA Water Safety & Level 2 Paddle Yoga Teacher Training including a paddle race down the channel, through the island canals, under bridges, around mangroves and other obstacles, and exits to the Gulf of Mexico finishing back at the lazy Dog Paddle Shack! Share the fun and bring a friend or colleague. Lunch Included!  

    Race Registration:
    Advanced registration at Paddleguru.com $50 includes lunch
    Day of Registration $70 (Please arrive by 7:30am if registering day of race)

  • The WPA in conjunction with Uptown Columbus GA will host the WPA Paddle Championships see more

    The World Paddle Association (WPA) in conjunction with Uptown Columbus GA will host the WPA Paddle Championships presented by SALT LIFE on May 5-6, 2018 in Columbus, GA on the Chattahoochee River (90 miles South of Atlanta, GA).  There will be open entry for all competitors in all races, however each competitor should decide which race with best suit their ability.

    The WPA Paddle Championships is also be on the World SUP Tour (WST), WST East region series, the WPA National Race Series and Salt Life Cup.  The World SUP Tour offers points and a Salt Life bonus money to the three top male and female point’s leaders at the end of the season and points toward the Salt Life Cup/WPA National Race Series (See full details on worldpaddleassociation.com).

    The WPA Paddle Championships will include the following races and board divisions, 3 mile Open race, 1 & 3 mile Kids races, 4-5 mile SUP Pro technical race on Saturday and a 6-7 mile Long race on Sunday that will include all paddling classes with SUP, Surfski, OC1 & OC2 and Prone.  You can see full race schedule with travel and hotel discounts along with registration on this website.  All race distances, times and days are tentative and subject to change given weather and conditions.  OC, Surfski and Prone divisions entered in the Distance race along with the Pro-Elite Combined will offer $15,000 total prize money to the top finishers overall across the line (money breakdown pending total entries in each board class).

  • The 2018 Carolina Cup in its eighth is a week-long event featuring over a dozen clinics and 5 races. see more

    About The West Marine Carolina Cup

    Presented by SurfTech

     

    April 18-22, 2018

    The 2018 Carolina Cup in its eighth is a week-long event featuring over a dozen clinics and 5 races. On Saturday, there is a 3.5-mile Harbor Island Recreational race, 6.5-mile Money Island Open Race and the dreaded 13-mile Graveyard Elite Race.  On Sunday there is a fun kids race as well as a outrigger  and Surfski race. . In 2017 we added Surfski and OC-1 and OC-2 with numbers to  create there own start times. In 2016, the Carolina Cup was the largest race on the East Coast with over 900 paddlers competing in races and participating in clinics. In 2015 the Carolina Cup became the largest and most competitive SUP race in the world.

    You do not have to race to take a clinic or to take a clinic to race. You don't have to race or take a clinic to come watch the race and enjoy the expo and demos.

    Bring the whole family for this amazing week.

     

  • The Hanohano Huki Ocean Challenge is one of the Longest Running Paddlesport Races in California see more

    Hanohano Huki challenge is coming January 27, 2018.

    Registration will be live soon!!

    Attention Paddlers: 

    Hanohano Outrigger Canoe Club and Huki Outrigger would like to invite you to the 22nd Annual Hanohano Huki Ocean Challenge to be held in Mission Bay, San Diego, Ca. on January 27th, 2018.

    The Hanohano Huki Ocean Challenge is one of the Longest Running Paddlesport Races in California (OC-1, Surfski, Traditional Paddleboard, Standup Paddleboard and Kayak)  We’ve always had a great mix of top level professional athletes and beginners from ages 7-80.  

    PFD's and leashes are highly encouraged. 

  • Bring your stand up paddleboard and enjoy some family fun!
    Bring an after-Thanksgiving Dish to share
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    Not enough Thanksgiving activities???

    Join us on November 24th, 2017!

    Beginners and Experienced Paddlers welcome to our

    day-after Thanksgiving SUP paddling event

    on Mission Bay.

    Bring your stand up paddleboard and enjoy some family fun!
    Bring an after-Thanksgiving Dish to share.

           

    Help raise $ to support SDCKT in their mission to develop youth paddlers while burning off that Turkey Dinner!

     

    *PFDs ARE REQUIRED. LEASHES ARE RECOMMENDED.

     

    Who: Anyone who can SUP or wants to SUP!

    Why:  Burn off that turkey dinner & race for silly prizes!

    Where: SDCKT Team Headquarters on Fiesta Island

    What:  1/4 & 1/2 mile fun/technical paddle for 14 & under Turkeys + 3 mile fun paddle for the rest of the Turkeys. Giant inflatable team race (6 per team).

    Donation: $25 to help support the SDCKT kids programs! $20 for the Youth Only race.

     

    FOOD DRIVE Request: Cans of SOUP 

    Share your leftovers (turkey sandwiches, pumpkin pie, salads, pasta...) at the Potluck. The hungry paddlers will appreciate it.

  • Monthly chat with the Retailers

  • Monthly talk with Board of Directors

  • Monthly Chat with the Retailers

  • THE LARGEST AND LONGEST-RUNNING BOARD SPORTS AND BEACH/RESORT LIFESTYLE TRADESHOW IN THE WORLD. see more

    Surf Expo Trade Show 2018


    Thursday, January 25 – Saturday, January 27 2018

    Orange County Convention Center
    North Halls A-B
    9899 International Drive
    Orlando, Florida 32819

    Show Hours
    Thursday & Friday:  9am – 6pm EST
    Saturday:  9am – 4pm EST

    www.surfexpo.com

     

     

    Surf Expo is produced in January and September in Orlando, Florida and draws buyers from specialty stores across the U.S., the Caribbean, Central and South America and around the world. The show features more than 2,300 booths of apparel and hardgoods and a full line-up of special events, including fashion shows, annual awards ceremonies, and demos. Average buyer and exhibitor turnout exceeds 28,650 attendees including retailers, exhibitors and media per show. Surf Expo is a TRADE ONLY EVENT and is not open to the public.
     

     

     

     

    Surf Expo is the Global Watersports and Beach/Lifestyle Tradeshow held twice annually in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention Center. The show is the key marketplace for manufacturers and buyers in the surf, skate, SUP, wake, wind, kayak & canoe, swim, boutique, footwear, resort, coastal gift and souvenir industries.

    The shows draw buyers from specialty stores, major resorts, cruise lines and beach rental companies from across the U.S., and more than 70 countries. Surf Expo features approximately, 2,400 booths of apparel and hard goods and a full line-up of special events, demos, fashion shows, seminars and annual award ceremonies.

    Surf Expo is consistently awarded by the tradeshow industry, most recently the September 2015 show was named Fastest 50 for growth in exhibitors by Trade Show Executive, and both 2015 shows made the Top 25 Fastest Growing Tradeshow list for growth in attendance, byTSNN.

  • SUPIA attends the annual OR Trade Show in Utah! see more

    Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2018

    Dates:

    Demo Experience: July 22
    Tradeshow: July 23 – 26


    Show Hours: 

    Days 1 – 3: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Day 4: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

     

    Location:

    Colorado Convention Center
    700 14th St
    Denver, CO 80202

     

    Outdoor Retailer Summer Market is committed to delivering the widest and most comprehensive outdoor buyer demographic that has open-to-buy and a passion for the outdoors. Summer Market is the largest outdoor sports show of its kind, and caters to a specialty audience. Not just technical innovations and outdoor sports apparel, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market takes pride in the outdoor conference offerings – providing education to retailers, reps and manufacturers to improve business.

    www.outdoorretailer.com

     

     

    Future Show Dates

    2018

    • Outdoor Retailer Summer Market: July 23-26

    2019

    • Outdoor Retailer Summer Market: June 17-20

    2020

    • Outdoor Retailer Summer Market: June 22-25

    2021

    • Outdoor Retailer Summer Market: June 14-17

    2022

    • Outdoor Retailer Summer Market: June 10-13

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