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Stellar Kayaks East Coast Ocean Surfski Championship 2020
April 17, 2020 @ 12:00 am - April 19, 2020 @ 12:00 am EDT
Stellar Kayaks East Coast Ocean Surfski Championship on April 18th presented by The Paddle Attic is open to Surfski, Outrigger Canoe and Surfboat over 6- and 12-mile ocean courses.All classes will be awarded – no minimum entries per class. The racecourses are visible from Hollywood Beach and along the inside line, friends and family members may cheer on their racers. Proceeds of the event go to the Hollywood Beach Safety Competition Teams. We are honored to host the 19th edition of this historic event along with the Paddle Attic AS Quick as You Can one design and Bowen’s Taplin races on Friday April 17th. The VentureSport Surfski Sprints – Round the Cans Racing takes place on Sunday April 19th.A single-entry fee allows you to compete on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. All competitors race the same ski and paddle for the Paddle Attic AS Quick as You Can one design; Stellar S16S and Pro Wing paddle over the 400 yard course. For the VentureSport Surfski Sprints you may race unlimited or spec skis on the 800 yard apex course.For information about the Bowen’s Taplin Race, text Otto Blanco at 954-536-6463.The start for Saturday’s ocean race is wet with paddlers/crew on their craft. The finish will be dry where the racers will paddle to the beach, dismount and run/jog/walk/crawl with their paddle a short distance to the finish line. Boat caddies will gently move craft to the beach to insure a clean finish area.Safety of the paddlers is a prime concern. Leashes and Vests are required for all paddlers except for lifeguard paddled Spec Surfskis.Several manufacturers and experts will be on the beach offering demos and basic instruction along with event sponsors showcasing their products.Racers will receive event Rash guards – Refreshments at the finish line for racers.Hot Spots and RaffleOur Supporters:
The Paddle Attic, http://www.thepaddleattic.com Stellar Z&J Mocke DK RuddersJOLYN South Florida [email protected] of Naples, http://www.paddlesportsofnaples.com Nelo, Braca Sports, StellarVenturesport, Inc. http://venturesport.com/ Fenn Knysna DD3 Carbonology Pratt Z&J Gara MACEpic http://www.epickickayaks.com Epic Kayaks, Surfskis and PaddlesJupiter Surfski, https://oceanpaddlecompany.com Nelo, Think, Vaikobi, MockeCAguilar Custom Prone Boards by Indigo http://www.indigo-sup.com/BodyArmor Sports Drinks https://www.drinkbodyarmor.com/Red Bull https://www.redbull.com/us-en/Vaaka Paddle Cadence https://www.vaakacadence.com/Barrier Waterman, Dolphin Paddleboards and Surfskis http://www.barrierwaterman.com/Manta Ray Cartop Canoe and Surfski racks