Events are picking up as we head into the spring season. Here’s a peek into what the weekend looks like:
Blue Water Paddle Race on Bodega Bay (Sonoma, CA)
Give back to Surfrider Foundation by racing a quick 200-yard course on relay teams or in individual races at Bodega Bay in Northern California. Entry fees are only $5 per person or team.
Lanakila Carpet Beach Classic (Redondo Beach, CA)
Courses offered for first-time paddlers up to pros at the Lanakila Carpet Beach Classic in Redondo Beachâ€™s King Harbor. Race SUP, prone paddleboard, OC1/OC2, kayak or surf ski on a mellow 1-mile harbor lap, or compete on the longer 5- and 10-mile race. All proceeds will be donated to the 404 Simple Mobile Outrigger Team competing in the upcoming Olamau 90-mile race in Hawaii.
Surfing Australia SUP Series:
Victorian SUP Titles (Pt. Danger, Torquay)
Western Australian State Longboard and SUP Titles (Yallingup)
Five separate State Titles events, with a National Final to be held in August. The winners will help form the team to compete at the next yearâ€™s ISA World Titles. Each event will have two separate races for both men and women: a 4-8km Surf Race and a 20km Long Distance race. The Surf Race will be a 12â€™6 board class event, while boards can be up to 14â€² in the Long Distance. Alongside the SUP races, there will also be SUP surfing contests for open men, open women and over 40s.
Girls Gone SUPâ€™n Mardi Gras Surf Camp (Vista Guapa, Costa Rica)
First Annual Girls Gone SUPâ€™n Mardi Gras Surf Camp, no guys allowed! Join YOLO Board team rider, Darian Boyle, for a week of fun on the water, spa treatments, yoga and nature excursions with girlfriends.
Check out our calendar for more upcoming events.