Live music, beach cross fit competition, board demos, vendors, free food and drinks with entry! Lots of fun for the whole family!
Pompano Beach, Florida
June 11, 2016
Can you describe the different races and courses?
6-mile course (about 4 laps), 3 mile course (about 2 laps), Sprint and tandem races, kids races.
What kind of paddling settings and conditions will racers face?
This is an ocean race in and out with beach run in between laps.
Does your event benefit a charity and if so, can you tell us about them?
Yes. It benefits the Broward Childrens Center. Broward Children’s Center, for infants, children and young adults with special needs, provides group homes, home care, preschools, therapy, respite care.
Where can people get paddle gear like PFDs and Hydration packs?
Local shops such as Surf World, in Pompano Beach, has these available
Are there paddleboard rentals available and if yes, where? Contact info?
Surf World: 435 S Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062 Phone:(954) 545-7873
Where can people buy groceries?
Publix 2511 E Atlantic Blvd (954) 786-7964 Open until 11:00 PM
Can you recommend a place to stay?
Wyndham Sea Gardens, Ebb Tide Resort, Beachcomber Resort – more details here.
What great local restaurants can you recommend?
Flannigans, Bru’s Room, 9 Face Sushi, Briny Pub; for more pricey things there is Cafe Maxx and Houston’s
Where is the best coffee in town?
Starbucks – Address: 423 S Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062
What makes your event great? What will paddlers love about coming to your event?
We cherish our event from where it came from, and the aloha spirit that only Roray Kam can bring. We have created a festival like atmosphere with this event incorporating a crossfit challenge, vball tournament , kayak fishing tournament, live music and much more that goes on throughout the day. Free food and drinks for all participants and just an overall fun day.