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Canoe/Kayak/Stand up Paddleboard

Sponsored By:

Coast Radio Group

Sponsored By:

Coast Radio Group


Commissioner:

Dan Whittington


Dates:

May 20, 2017

9:00AM Sprint Course Start,
10:00AM Short and Long Course Race at same time.  
Entry into race allows racer to race two events but one shirt per entry.



Site:

WUT SUP Paddleboard Sales and Rentals

The Dock Waterfront Restaurant
13247 Seaway Rd
Gulfport Lake
Gulfport, MS
www.thedockgulfport.com


Entry Fee:

$30 per person


Deadline:

TBA for on line/mail/or State Games office registration.
Race site registration 7am to 8am (the race site start and finish area)
T'Shirt size not guaranteed for on site entries!



Events:

Sprint course - 1 mile
Short Course - 3 miles
Long Course - 6 miles (2 laps of the Short course)
*All races are out and back

Watercraft Classifications:

Stand Up Paddleboard (3 different classifications: inflatable, recreational and race*)
Kayak, Solo, Plastic, Race: <20” wide

Kayak, Solo, Plastic, Intermediate: 20.1”-24” wide

Kayak, Solo, Plastic, Recreation/Fishing: 24.1”+ wide

Kayak, Solo, Composite, Race: <18” wide

Kayak, Solo, Composite, Intermediate: 18.1”-22” wide

Kayak, Solo, Composite, Recreational: 22.1”+ wide

Kayak, K2, (2 classifications: recreational and race*)

Canoe, Solo (C1) (2 classifications: recreational and race*)

Canoe, Double (C2), (2 classifications: recreational and race*)

Pedal Craft, (2 classifications: Solo and Double)

Unlimited Class, (rowing shell or other special custom kayak*)

* (contact Race Official before raceday for clarification on your watercraft if you do not know what class you are in)


Divisions:
Men's Solo Women's Solo Tandem (Mixed or Same Gender) Age Groups: Juniors (Younger than 17 years of age on day of race) Competing (Ages between 17 and 49 on day of race) Masters (Ages 50-70 on day of race) Grand Masters (Ages 70+ on day of race)

Format/Rules:

Each participant will be required to wear a PFD during the race and no alcohol will be allowed before and during the event.  Approved SUP Coast Guard approved Waist PFD is acceptable.


Other Information:

Awards:
Gold, Silver and Bronze medals awarded to the first three places in each class/category.
Kayak and SUP rental:
WUT SUP, Kayaks and SUPs, 228-669-1802, www.wutsuprentals.com or wutsuprentals@yahoo.com
MS Gulf Coast Paddle, 228-223-5189, MS Gulf Coast Paddle on facebook


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