NC Surf to Sound Challenge
Surf to Sound Challenge (elite | 6.5 miles) Extreme paddlers will perform a surf start, brave the open Atlantic Ocean, battle through Masonboro Inlet straits, navigate the channel currents behind Masonboro Island, before finishing the race sound side on Wrightsville Beach. Registration fee includes welcome reception on Friday, Nov 15, race jersey, race fees for Saturday Nov 16, Awards Ceremony and Celebration. Cash prizes will be paid to the top 3 to complete the Surf to Sound Challenge in Men's 14; and Women's 12'6. Other prizes will be awarded. Other race divisions include Men's Unlimited (over 14'); Men's 12'6; and boards below 12'6. FREE admission for all to the NC Surf to Sound Expo on Saturday, 12n-6pm.
Harbor Island Outer Loop (intermediate | 4 miles) This scenic and exciting flatwater race will circumnavigate Harbor Island, taking in Mott's Channel, the Intracoastal Waterway, Lee's Cut and finally, Banks Channel to the finish line! This SUP race is designed for intermediate and less experienced paddlers. Great spectating ability for the whole family. Includes Welcome Reception on Friday, Nov 15, race jersey, race fees for Saturday, Nov 16, Awards Ceremony and Celebration. Prizes will be awarded in each race category. Categories include Men's 14'; Men's 12'6; Women's 12'6; Boards under 12'6. FREE admission for all to the NC Surf to Sound Expo on Saturday, 12n-6pm.