Friday, June 8, 2012

Vancouver Island SUP Series Kickoff this Weekend

The kick off for the 2012 Vancouver Island SUP Series will be held at Cadboro Bay in Victoria THIS weekend!!!

Join the crew from Ocean River Sports at this event catering to all ages and abilities and if you are not planning to race be part of the crowd cheering the racers on.

Werner Paddles in collaboration with Ocean River Sports has very generously donated one of their NEW for 2012, Grand Prix SUP Racing Paddles and hopefully YOU are the winner!!!

Schedule of Events

Saturday June 9 - 11 am - demos and clinics
Sunday June 10 - 11 am - sprints and relays
                                   3 pm - awards and BBQ

This is the fourth year of Vancouver Island’s first Stand Up Paddle Board Race Series, participate in events around Vancouver Island, British Columbia: Victoria, Tofino, Comox and Parksville. There will be off-the beach sprint races, fun relays and long distance courses. The beach culture side of each event includes a BBQ, music, MC judging booth, demos for the public and information on new water sports products. 

The Surf SUP event team provides a fun and safe environment for all levels from first time SUPers to advanced riders. Come join us and make the Island Series part of your vacation plans!

Future dates are as follows:

July 14-15 
Tofino, BC @ Tin Wis Resort

August 18-19
Comox, BC @ Waterman Festival

September 29-30
Parksville, BC @ Beach Club Resort

Green River, UT

Green River, UT
Photo: Shawna Franklin