On the 30th/31st May, Carbis Bay will be putting on an exciting weekend of SUP. If your a SUPer this is a must go to event! Over the weekend there will be something for everyone, no matter what level of ability you are AND why not make a weekend of it and enjoy the stunning cornish scenery!
For 3 days, there will be something to wet everyones appetite, Friday will see some coaching from Quickblade Jim Terrell (times to be announced), Saturday and Sunday will host an array of races, trade stands, demo kit and also some Outrigging sessions to get involved with.
RACE DAY SATURDAY
14’ Race –
Part of the Euro Tour, this is what is attracting the international SUPers, to gain pints for the series.
You can come and take part and pitch against the best in the world!
12’6” SUP –
If your not keen to get involved in the Euro Race or don’t have a 14’ board this is the race for you. Starting at the same time as the 14’ race, this is a 10km technical race around the stunning bay of St Ives, there are some awesome prizes for this race including a stay in a 5 start hotel on Carbis Bay!
Cruiser Class –
We will have a cruiser class, starting slightly behind the racing board classes and will follow the same course but will complete only one 5km lap. Great prizes and a chance to paddle in the amazing setting of St Ives.
FAMILY FUN SUNDAY
The Surviver – 800m laps
Last SUP standing – a short, tight and fast course. Once the lead paddler crosses the line the clock starts – the next race will start every ten minutes! In each circuit the last three paddlers will be eliminated leaving a final of two competitors (male & female).
Giant SUP – Team Relay
Giant SUP = Mega Fun! Get a team of 4 – 6 paddlers together to battle it out on our giant SUPs. Racing around a 150m course against each other to claim bragging rights and goodie bags.
Using the Starboard Astro inflatable, youngsters will be able to race sections of the main technical race using a heat system. A and B finals along with repo-charge rounds will ensure that the youngsters will get more than one race.
Race Boards – £35.00, includes races on Sunday
Cruiser Class – £20.00, Includes races on Sunday
For more information on race schedule, the courses and logistics please click here.