A list of races and paddle-related events. (Thanks Team 206 for creating this!)

Mar 14 @ 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Sound Rowers Bellingham Bay Rough Water Race @ Fairhaven Trailer Launch.
Email Email Start : March 14, 2015 10:15 AM Level: 3+ Distance: 5/10 mi Meeting: 9:30 AM Director : Peter Marcus Phone: 206.459.4323 Getting to the Start Take I-5 exit 250 (from the North or[...]
St Paddles Day Race @ Alderbrook Resort and Spa
Mar 28 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
St Paddles Day Race @ Alderbrook Resort and Spa
Email EmailExperience Hood Canal as a paddling venue at the third annual St. Paddle’s Day celebration! This is a complimentary, waterfront, family-friendly event highlighting recreational paddling opportunities on the beautiful lower Hood Canal, Washington’s only[...]
Apr 11 @ 7:00 AM – Apr 12 @ 3:30 PM
Gig harbors paddlers cup @ Gig Harbor
Email EmailFeaturing competitive paddle racing for kayaks, canoes, outriggers and SUP (stand up paddle boards), benefiting the Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Club. Races in the harbor will range from novice to expert, while a complete[...]
The Carolina Cup @ Wrightsville Beach, NC
Apr 22 – Apr 26 all-day
The Carolina Cup @ Wrightsville Beach, NC
Email EmailThe 2015 Carolina Cup kicks off the race season with 4 courses: a kids race, the Harbor Island Recreational “fun” race, an Money Island open race and the dreaded Graveyard Elite Race. This is[...]
Sound Rowers Jetty Island @ Jetty Island Everett WA
Apr 25 @ 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sound Rowers Jetty Island @ Jetty Island Everett WA
Email Email Start : April 25, 2015 9:15 AM Level: 2 Distance: 5mi Registration Opens: 7:15 AM Meeting: 8 AM Warm-up Yoga: 8:15 AM Director : Peter Turcan Phone: 206.706.9279 High tide is at 8[...]
Willamette SUP Cup @ Lake Oswego
Apr 26 all-day
Willamette SUP Cup @ Lake Oswego
Email EmailThe 3nd Annual Willamette SUP Cup (W’SUP!?) returns to George Rogers Park in Lake Oswego on April 27th, 2014. Whether you are a seasoned paddler or a newcomer to SUP racing, this three-option event[...]
Key West PaddleBoard Classic @ Higgs Beach Dog Park, Key West, FL
May 2 all-day
Key West PaddleBoard Classic @ Higgs Beach Dog Park, Key West, FL
Email EmailSchedule THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 2015 5-7pm  LAZY DOG YAPPY HOUR Join us at Lazy Dog for a casual meet and greet happy hour at Hurricane Hole Marina, 5130 US 1, Key West. Meet the[...]
May 2 – May 3 all-day
OluKai Ho’Olaule’a “Maliko Downwind Run” @ OluKai Ho'Olaule'a
Email EmailMAY 2-3, 2015 – KANAHA BEACH PARK, MAUI – “MALIKO DOWNWIND RUN” – A CELEBRATION OF THE OCEAN AND THE CULTURES THAT SURROUND IT. Ho’olaule’a – literally, it means “celebration”, but for us, it’s[...]
Stand up for the cure @ Newport Beach, CA
May 2 all-day
Stand up for the cure @ Newport Beach, CA
Email EmailHave “Fun and Save Lives”!!   Join us for a fun day Standup Paddling together at Newport Dunes, Newport Beach, CA. in support of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G Komen. We will[...]
May 2 @ 2:00 AM – 7:00 AM
Sound Rowers Lake Whatcom Classic @ Bloedel Donovan Park
Email EmailLake Whatcom Classic Start : May 2, 2015 10:00 AM Level: 2 Distance: 5.5/12mi Meeting: 9:15 AM Director: Heather Nelson, Brandon Nelson Phone: 360.319.8302, 360.319.0696 IMPORTANT NOTE TO ALL RACERs in the Lake Whatcom[...]
NW Paddlefest @ Lake Sammamish
May 8 – May 9 all-day
NW Paddlefest @ Lake Sammamish
Email EmailShaping up to be an amazing event with over 60 vendors from the paddlesports industry!  Come out and see what the biggest collection of manufacturers in specialty paddlesports looks like in one location. Northwest[...]
May 16 @ 2:15 AM – 5:00 AM
Sound Rowers Commencement Bay Race
Email EmailA race for all human powered watercraft in often placid, somtimes choppy waters with northerly winds. Getting to the Start Leave I-5 at Exit 133 onto SR 705 (By the Tacoma Dome). Continue straight[...]
May 18 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Viking Paddle Race @ Poulsbo
Email EmailJoin us for the 1 mile or 5 mile race or both if your up for it! The Viking Paddle is a part of Poulsbo’s annual Viking Festival, bringing our amazing community together to[...]
Jun 14 all-day
Rose City SUP Classic @ Ross Island
Email EmailThe Rose City SUP Classic will be Sunday, June 14th, 2015. Come enjoy this gorgeous race venue only a few miles from downtown Portland. The Rose City SUP Classic returns to Portland on Sunday,[...]
Payette River Games @ Cascade, Idaho
Jun 19 – Jun 21 all-day
Payette River Games @ Cascade, Idaho
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Jay Race @ Capitola Beach CA
Jun 21 all-day
Jay Race @ Capitola Beach CA
Email Email The Surftech Jay Mori­ar­ity Memo­r­ial Pad­dle­board Race pre­sented by Quik­sil­ver Water­man Col­lec­tion is an annual ocean pad­dle­board race in the beau­ti­ful waters of the Mon­terey Bay. This event is in mem­ory of Santa Cruz[...]
Jun 21 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sound Rowers Rat Island @ Rat Island
Email EmailRat Island Race Start : June 21, 2014 10:00 AM Level: 2-3 Distance: 6.8 NM (7.8 mi) Meeting: 9:15 AM Director : Steve Chapin Phone: 360.385.0457 Getting to the Start From Port Townsend, follow[...]
Jun 28 all-day
Bend Paddle Board Challenge @ Bend
Email EmailBend, OR. Offering course racing and sprints, this is a fun and very spectator-friendly venue. Bend always show its visitors a good time.
Jul 11 – Jul 12 all-day
Oregon Open Ocean Classic
Email EmailThe Oregon Open Ocean Classic is unlike any other paddling event you’ve ever attended. It takes place over the weekend of July 11th and 12th on two drastically different bodies of water; and the pre-race[...]
Jul 27 all-day
Email EmailThe Channel Bones : The Ka’iwi (kah-EE-vee) Channel. Ka’iwi Translated: Hawaiian word for “bone.” More commonly known today as the Molokai Channel, the Ka’iwi Channel separates the islands of Molokai and Oahu. Stretching 26[...]
Aug 2 all-day
Na Pali Race
Email EmailNa Pali Race is a Stand Up Paddleboard, Prone Paddleboard, and OC-1/2 race from Haena Beach Park along the Na Pali Coast, finishing at Polihale State Beach Park, Kauai, Hawaii. The Na Pali Race[...]
Aug 2 @ 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sound Rowers Portland Ross Island Race @ Ross Island
Email EmailPortland Ross Island Race Start : August 2, 2014 8:00 AM Level: 2 Distance: 5 NM (6 Mi) Meeting: 7:15 AM Director : Karen Tobin Phone: 360.393.7884 Probationary Status This is a new race[...]
Aug 9 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sound Rowers Round Shaw Row @ Shaw Island
Email EmailRound Shaw Row Start : August 9, 2014 11:00 AM Level: 3 Distance: 14mi Meeting: 10:15 AM Director : Joost Zeegers Phone: 360.961.1627 The Shaw Island Race made its informal debut in 1978 when[...]
Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge @ Hood River’s Waterfront Park
Aug 22 – Aug 23 all-day
Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge @ Hood River’s Waterfront Park
Email EmailThe Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge (CGPC) is a Festival celebrating the sport of Stand Up Paddling in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge.  Last year’s Paddle Challenge featured a Distance Downwind Race, a Course Race, and[...]
Aug 23 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sound Rowers The Great Cross Sound Race @ Alki beach, Seattle WA
Email EmailThe Great Cross Sound Race Start : August 23, 2014 9:00 AM Level: 2-3 Distance: 7mi Meeting: 8:15 AM Director : Theresa/Jeff Knakal Phone: 425.338.9441 The course heads out west to Blakely rock off[...]
Round the Rock @ Lake Washington
Sep 12 all-day
Round the Rock @ Lake Washington
Email EmailRound the Rock moves to Bellevue’s Newcastle Beach Park on Saturday, September 12, 2015 as the largest SUP event in the Pacific Northwest. The main event is a 13 mile race around Mercer Island, located on[...]
Board the Fjord @ Deep Cove BC
Sep 13 @ 8:00 AM – Sep 14 @ 3:00 PM
Board the Fjord @ Deep Cove BC
Email EmailBoard the Fjord is Deep Cove’s Premier Stand Up Paddleboard Event. We have a full day of racing and festivities in beautiful Deep Cove and Indian Arm. The scenic race course takes paddlers around[...]
Sep 27 @ 9:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Mercer Island Sausage Pull (Sound Rowers) @ Lake Washington
Email EmailLong Course: Mercer Island counterclockwise. Options for home stretch: south winds: north of I-90 floating bridge; north winds: stay south. Short Course: South hugging east shore of Seward Park. Make counterclockwise 180° around orange[...]
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day
Battle of the Paddle @ Salt Creek
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Sound Rowers La Conner @ La Conner Sound Rowers
Feb 7 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sound Rowers La Conner @ La Conner Sound Rowers
Email EmailLa Conner Race Start : February 7, 2015 9:45/10:00 AM Level: 2 Distance: 7mi Meeting: 9:15 AM Director : Greg/Kristin Gilda Phone: 206.295.7508 Getting to the Start Leave I-5 at Exit 230. Follow SR[...]