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Get ready for some fun,action packed stand up paddle racing on the beautiful ocean beaches in picturesque Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Challenge yourself against the top riders in the 5km distance race, 2km course race and sprints. Categories are Open, youth (U17) and a mens’ 50+ category.Watch all the up and coming young stars in the kids race.. The fun 3 person relay is the last event before the BBQ, awards and music.You can do one or all the events.

The Overall Champion (men, masters and women (14′ & under), , youth(12'6"and under ) of the Vancouver SUP Challenge is the combined top placings of the distance, course and sprints(tiebreaker), they must also compete in the relay.Prize money is  in the sprints, overall and mixed relay! The BBQ, awards and live music will be awesome and you will meet someone cool you did not know.

Registration fees

KIDS RACE Closed

2 loops of 400 meter course

Junior(17 and under) Closed

Two or More Events Closed

Choose which events you would like to participate in on the next page. Note: Event participants are required to wear PFD/Lifejacket.

One Event Closed

Choose which event you would like to participate in on the next page. Note: Event participants are required to wear PFD/Lifejacket

Saturday Mo Frietas Clinic Closed

Beginner Clinic 10-12

Sunday Mo Frietas Clinic Closed

Intermediate/Advanced Clinic 10-2

Additional Information:

  • If you are registering on the day please bring cash only on the beach.($10 extra)
  • Food available to buy at the Galley cafe or Locarno concession.
  • Washrooms at the Jericho Sailing Center or on road behind beach.
  • Pay parking at Jericho 1300 Discovery st. or free along Marine Drive behind Locarno
  • Note: Event participants are required to wear PFD/Lifejacket(and leash for 5km)
  • Note: Late Registration closes a half hour before race start time
  • Overall Champion: Men,Masters and Women(14ft and under)Youth(12'6)is the combination of your best placing in 5km distance,2km course and sprint races along with relay participation.SPRINT race is the tiebreaker!! Relay organized Race day.Prize money in sprints, overall and mixed relay!

Event Schedule

  • August 11 12:00 PM PDT - Late Registration

  • August 11 1:00 PM PDT - 5KM Distance Race

  • August 11 2:30 PM PDT - Kids Race 1KM Course Race (Bouy turns/short beach run) 2×500 meters

  • August 11 3:30 PM PDT - 2KM Course race (Buoy turns/short beach run) 2x1KM loops

  • August 11 5:00 PM PDT - Sprints

  • August 11 6:00 PM PDT - Fun Relay: Teams organized on the day of event

  • August 11 7:00 PM PDT - The Galley Salmon BBQ

  • August 11 7:00 PM PDT - Awards and Music

Contact Information

Event Location

Jericho Sailing Centre Association,1300 Discovery Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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