The Premier Watersports Event of the Summer
The Second Annual Paddle for Pink
Saturday, August 17th
The charity SUP Race “Paddle for Pink”, benefitting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, kicks off on Saturday, August 17th at 8:00 am at Haven’s Beach in Sag Harbor, where the race course will be laid out into beautiful Noyac Bay. This is a World Paddle Association National Qualifying Race, with a 3 and 6-mile course in 4 classes:
Elite Class (14 ft.) Men’s and Women’s division – 6 Mile course
Stock Class (12-6 ft.) Men’s and Women’s division – 6 Mile course
Rec class (12-2 and under) Men’s and Women’s division – 6 Mile course
Recreational Race Family-friendly fun and all are welcome – 3 Mile course SUP board classes will also be available.
The East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue Squad will provide race support with jet-ski, paddler, and rescue swimmer coverage along the course. Spectators are welcome!
A sunset “Party for Pink” will take place starting at 6:30 pm that evening on a private estate overlooking the bluffs of North Haven, at the residence of Lisa & Richard Perry. Celebrity Paddlers Gabrielle Reece and Laird Hamilton will attend the party, with live music by Tom Curren and Brendan Fallis.
Paddlers may register at http://www.hamptonspaddleforpink.org/
Check out Main Beach Surf’s Facebook page for updates and photos of this event: