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Games Annapolis

PaddleFit Games | Annapolis, MD

 
 

Welcome to the Games

The SUP world has been waiting for an event that is inclusive, fun, challenging and designed for all skill and ability levels. The PaddleFit Games has all of these elements. We are combining beach based challenges with SUP for an event that you do not want to miss. 


The Games is awesome! The creative mix of water and land challenges get you sandy, sweaty and wet. The friendly competitive vibe makes it all the more fun!
— Carleen B. Annapolis, MD

Activities

  • Kids challenges
  • Individual event challenges
  • Clinics
  • Main obstacle course w/heats
  • Finals for men and women
  • Awards and afterparty
  • Free activities for spectators

Educational Center

Improve your paddling and learn new skills at our educational center located at the event. Our local group of expert PaddleFit coaches will be there to guide you whether you are a beginner or an advanced paddler. Access to the educational center is included in your registration. 

Event Location

Chesapeake Bay Foundation, 6 Herndon Avenue, Annapolis, MD, 21403

 

Location Sponsor: 

  Chesapeake Bay Foundation-  CBF is known for its simple and direct mission statement:  Save the Bay . CBF serves as watchdog, fighting for effective, science-based solutions to the pollution degrading the Chesapeake Bay watershed. As the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to restoring the Chesapeake Bay, CBF operates throughout the Chesapeake’s six-state, 64,000 square mile watershed, restoring clean water to the 18 million people who call it home. Visit  cbf.org  to learn more.

Chesapeake Bay Foundation- CBF is known for its simple and direct mission statement: Save the Bay. CBF serves as watchdog, fighting for effective, science-based solutions to the pollution degrading the Chesapeake Bay watershed. As the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to restoring the Chesapeake Bay, CBF operates throughout the Chesapeake’s six-state, 64,000 square mile watershed, restoring clean water to the 18 million people who call it home. Visit cbf.org to learn more.

 
 

Who is this event for?

  1. Beach goers
  2. Wannabe beach goers
  3. A triathlete looking for a new challenge
  4. A weekend warrior ready to hit the beach
  5. An expert paddler
  6. Someone who has never paddled before
  7. Fun people
  8. Grumpy people looking for fun
  9. A SUP racer
  10. A non-SUP racer
  11. Anyone who is looking for a fun event at the beach

Why do you provide all of the equipment including the boards? 

Our main goal with the Games is to create a fun, inclusive and competitive environment. We want all levels of paddlers to be able to compete without the intimidation or cost of owning a race board. The boards that we use are specifically designed fitness boards that create a level playing field for everyone and maximize fun while naviagting our challenging courses. 


Location: Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Date: Sunday June 24th, 2018

Time: 8am to 4pm

Cost: $150 (Early sign up of $125 until May 1st, 2018)

What's included with registration?

  • Participation in individual events
  • Participation in main obstacle course
  • Lunch
  • Finisher's medal
  • T-shirt
  • Hat
  • Beginner or Advanced learning session
  • Use of all equipment
  • More fun than you can handle

Kid's Games:

A fun and free event geared towards kids between 8 and 16 years old. We will set up a mini course for the kids and the course will be designed for a novice paddler. Each kid will received a commemorative medal for completing the course. Please register your kid.

*If you have a competitive kid please register them for the main PaddleFit Games.*

 

Event Timeline:

Thursday June 21st, 2018: Registration Closes

Saturday June 23rd, 2018: Beginner and Advanced Clinic 4:00pm - 5:00pm Location: Round Bay Main Beach

Sunday June 24th, 2018: The PaddleFit Games

8:00am to 9:30am - Check-in and practice time

8:30am to 9:30am - Free kids challenge

10:00am to 2:00pm - SUP Combine (Individual events)

10:00am - First heat of main SUP obstacle course

12noon - Lunch

2:30pm - Women's Final

3:15pm - Men's Final

4:00pm - Awards Ceremony - Finisher's medals and trophy presentation

Hotel Receommendations:

Loews Hotel Annapolis

Holiday Inn Suites and Express Annapolis