Commit to a summer of SUP racing!

Want to get into Stand-Up Paddling but not sure where to start? Own a board and feeling guilty you are not out there enjoying it regularly?

The Orewa Beach Series is a great opportunity to get into Stand-Up Paddling and make it part of your weekly exercise regime. We’ll show you how!

Stand-Up Paddle Options

  • 1km SUP (beginner)
  • 3km SUP
  • Elite 4km SUP

Come, try it out, and then commit to the Orewa Beach Series this summer. You’ll love it, and the mirror’s going to thank you!

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Stand Up-Paddle (SUP) racing is an exciting sport and is the perfect whole body work-out. It improves balance, co-ordination, strength, is stress reducing and invigorating.

Four 1km lap courses will be used in 2017-18 to provide SUPers variety each week, and will be chosen according to wind and weather forecasts. Courses will be notified in the weekly enews and confirmed on event day on the ‘Course Info’ board.

1km SUP (beginner)

Board Type
– 14′
– 12’6″, Inflatable & Surfboard

Age Category
– U19
– Open (19-49 years)
– Masters (50+)

3km SUP

Board Type
– 14′
– 12’6″, Inflatable & Surfboard

Age Category
– U19
– Open (19-49 years)
– Masters (50+)

Elite 4km SUP

Board Type
– 14′
– 12’6″, Inflatable & Surfboard

Age Category
– U19
– Open (19-49 years)
– Masters (50+)

Event Safety and Rules

  • Event Rules and Safety Guidelines can be found HERE and at the event base each week
  • Leashes are compulsory for all stand-up paddlers
  • Series points will be deducted or a participant disqualified if maker buoys are not rounded correctly (ie. a corner is cut)
  • Series points may be deducted if stand-up paddlers do not cross the finish line with their paddle


Safety Briefing Times and Locations

For your safety it is compulsory for all participants to attend their event briefing each week.

  • Junior Events (run & swim only) – Orewa Beach Reserve (south of Surf Club) at 5.45pm
  • Adult Events – Orewa Beach Reserve (south of Surf Club) at 6.20pm


Terms & Conditions and Waiver

It is compulsory for all participants to read and accept our Terms & Conditions and Waiver. These will be included in your online entry, but can also be found HERE.

First Timer? Find out More

If you are a first timer you can also find out more information about the event HERE

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It is important that participants check their course map on the event base info board as these will change each week.

Courses will be briefly explained in the Event Safety Briefings but please make sure you are familiar with your course before your event. If you are unsure please ask an Orewa Beach Series volunteer before your safety briefing.

Course #1 – 1km, 3km & 4km

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Course #2 – 1km, 3km & 4km

Takapuna Foul Weather SUP

 

 

Event 1Sunday 19 November, 2017
Event 2Thursday 23 November, 2017
Event 3Thursday 30 November, 2017
Event 4Thursday 7 December, 2017
Event 5Thursday 14 December, 2017
Event 6Thursday 21 December, 2017
Event 7Thursday 18 January, 2018
Event 8Thursday 25 January, 2018
Event 9Thursday 1 February, 2018
Event 10Thursday 8 February, 2018
Event 11Thursday 15 February, 2018
Event 12Thursday 22 February, 2018
Event 13Thursday 1 March, 2018
Event 14Thursday 8 March, 2018
12.00noonOnline registrations close
5.00pmEvent Registration opens at Event Base (new event registrations are accepted, but please note it is cheaper to register online)
6.20pmSafety Briefing for all SUP events - Orewa Reserve
6.30pm4km SUP event starts
6.31pm3km SUP event starts
6.32pm1km SUP event starts