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October 2, 2013

Sandbridge Paddle Fest @ Little Island Park Oct 12-13

Sandbridge Paddle Fest

Saturday, October 12th & Sunday, October 13th @ Little Island Park & Baja Restaurant

Formerly known as “Sandbridge Hei Hei,” Sandbridge Paddle Fest is a weekend of stand up paddleboard (SUP), surfski, outrigger and kayak races along with a paddle expo, demos and kids’ events. All proceeds benefit the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Foundation. Register to compete using the links below, or just come out and cheer on the participants!

Event Details:

Saturday, October 12th 

SUP Event | Register here!  – http://www.raceit.com/search/event.aspx?id=22262

The course will be surf/slalom style with the option of the long course or short course. Beach start with multiple laps going out through the surf, negotiating buoy turns, and short sprint runs on the beach between laps.

Long course: 4-5 miles* | Registration fee: $50 online; $60 race day

Short course: 2-2.5 miles* | Registration fee: $35 online; $45 race day

Kid’s course: 1 mile* | Registration fee: $10

Short and long course registration fee includes post-race lunch, drink ticket & competitor pint glass

*All final courses/distances will be determined by race day conditions

Schedule:

7:30-8:45 am: Registration and Check-In at Little Island Park

8:45 am: Mandatory Pre-Race Safety Briefing

9:00 am: Long Course Race Start

9:05 am: Short Course Race Start

11:00 am: Kid’s Obstacle Course Start

12:00 am: Kid’s SUP Race Start

12:30-2:00 pm: Post-Race Party and Awards at The Baja Restaurant, Expo/Demos Open
Sunday, October 13th

Kayak/Surfski/OC-1 Event | Register here!

6 mile* course in the Back Bay. Choose one:

Back Bay Challenge: Race event with winners eligible for awards | Registration fee: $50 online; $60 race day
Fun Paddle: Just for fun, non-competitive, no awards | Registration fee: $35 online; $45 race day

Registration fee includes post-race lunch, drink ticket & competitor pint glass.

*All final courses/distances will be determined by race day conditions

Schedule:

7:30-8:45 am: Registration and Check-In at The Baja Restaurant for race

8:45 am: Mandatory Pre-Race Safety Briefing

9:00 am: Back Bay Challenge Race Start

9:05 am: Fun Paddle Start

9:30 am: Expo/Demos Open

12:00-2:00 pm: Post-Events Party and Awards at The Baja Restaurant

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