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2020 Paddle for Access

August 15, 2020 @ 12:00 am EDT

The third annual Paddle for Access hosted by Clean Ocean Access!Join us for a 3 mile or 6 mile paddle (SUP) or kayak race around Goat Island and Rose Island off of Newport, RI in Narragansett Bay to celebrate and help us continue our efforts to protect and preserve shoreline access throughout Rhode Island! “The people shall continue to enjoy and freely exercise all the rights of fishery, and the privileges of the shore, to which they have been heretofore entitled under the charter and usages of this state.” – Rhode Island Constitution, Article I, Section 17. Day of Event Need to KnowPaddle for Access is held at Newport Shipyard, 1 Washington St, Newport, RI 02840. No board/kayak rentals, please bring your own. Restrooms are available at Newport Shipyard and SUP/Kayak drop-off is available inside the Newport Shipyard gate. Parking is available off site. Please bring a reusable coffee mug for our complimentary coffee. Following the race there will be an award ceremony with complimentary breakfast from Belle’s Cafe and beers from Narragansett Brewery.All participants are required to wear a personal flotation device and leash during the race.Well behaved dogs are welcome to participate. You are liable for the pet.  The 3-mile and 6-mile races include subcategories based on board length and gender. Awards are giving to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each category.
12’6 and under men 3 mile
12’6 and under women 3 mile
14′ and over men 3 mile
14′ and over women 3 mile

12’6 and under men 6 mile
12’6 and under women 6 mile
14′ and over men 6 mile
14′ and over women 6 mile

Prone M/W All board sizes 3 mile
Prone M/W All board sizes 6 mile

Kayak M/W all sizes 3 mile
Kayak M/W all sizes 6 mile
What Comes with My Registration? ln addition to a great course and fun after party including complimentary breakfast, drinks, and pop up vendors, all participants will be provided a stainless steel Clean Ocean Access branded pint glass.Your participation includes an online fundraising page where you can help raise funds to support our work. The link to your fundraising page will be sent in a separate email. Please join us and help support our work to protect and preserve shoreline access throughout Rhode Island!
Can’t make the race? You can still help support our work to protect and preserve shoreline access throughout Rhode Island by donating here: http://www.cleanoceanaccess.org/action/donate/

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Date:
August 15, 2020
Time:
12:00 am EDT
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Website:
https://paddleguru.com/races/2020PaddleforAccess/register?redirect=false&type=self

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[email protected]
Email:
info@cleanoceanaccess.org

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Venue

Newport
Newport, RI United States
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