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Paddle Second Chance 2015

Paddle Second Chance will feature a 2.5 and a 5 mile long SUP race course. Following the main event we will have a short Kid’s Fun Race and a Coed (2 women & 2 men) Team Relay for SUP bragging rights on Indian River Bay. Whether this is your first race or you are a seasoned paddler this is a great chance to come together for a great cause and have a fun time on the water.  The race takes place at Holts Landing State Park in Millville DE on the beautiful Indian River Bay. This venue is ideal for SUP racing the water depth is shallow less than 4 feet and is spectator friendly so make sure you bring your family and friends. The race will feature the following divisions and board classes.

  • 5 mile course- 14′ Men
  • 5 mile course- 12’6 Women
  • 2.5 mile course- Men and Women
  • Kids Fun Race under 15
  • Coed Team Relay (2 women & 2 men)

Prizes will be awarded to the top finisher in each division and board class.

5.0 Mile Cash Award 2.5 Mile Cash Award
Men 14’ $500, $300, $100 Men $300, $200, $100
Women 12’6 $500, $300, $100 Women $300, $200, $100
Under 18 F $100 Under 18 M $100

Award categories may change based on number of paddlers on race day.

Paddle Second Chance Event Agenda

June 26 2014       The Starboard Dewey Beach DE

4:00 PM – 8:00      Paddler Registration, Packet Pickup & Happy Hour

June 27 2014       Holt’s Landing State Park Millville DE

8:30 AM – 10:00     Paddler Check & Registration

10:30      – 10:45      Opening Remarks & Race Instruction

10:45      – 10:55      Transition to Start

11:00                         Race Start 5.0 M and 2.5 M

11:00       – 1:00       Main Race Event

1:00         – 1:30       Kids Fun Race

1:30         – 2:00       Coed Team Relay Race

2:30         – 4:30       Race Awards & Picnic Celebration

4:30         –  5:00      Clean Up & Departure

Come out and help support Operation Second Chance and have a great time with friends and family on the water!

Paddle Fenwick Race Course 2013

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View PDF here  Holts Landing State Park Entrance fees are $3 in state and $6 out of state per car (cash only).

Rent a SUP  If you are interested in renting a stand up paddle board for the event, please visit DelMarVa Sport Adventures.

Rent a SUP  If you are interested in renting a stand up paddle board for the event, please visit Walk on Water SUP

If you are interested in renting a stand up paddle board for the event, please visit Bethany Surf Shop.

Rent a SUP  If you are interested in renting a stand up paddle board for the event, please visit East of Maui Surf Shop.

PFD REQUIRED

A Coast Guard approved Personal Floatation Device (PFD) is required in order to participate in the Paddle Second Chance race. Participants 13 and over must have a PFD on board.  MTI’s Inflatable waist PFD are available for purchase at a 10% discount when you register online. You will be able to pick up your order on race day.