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Extreme Academy 2012 BSUPA National Championships

Extreme Academy 2012 BSUPA National Championships 13th/14th October – Watergate Bay

Last year was a truly awsome event with challanging waves & warm sunshine! This years BSUPA National Championships which will once again be hosted by the Extreme Academy at Watergate Bay on the weekend of 13th & 14th of October. Over the course of the two days there will be competition in both surf and distance racing.  Along side the Open Men and Open Women categories this year will also see the inclusion of under 16’s in Waves.

BSUPA would  like to take this opportunity to thank sponsors, officials and yourselves for their support in making this the UK premier Stand UP Paddleboard Competition.

BSUPA are please to announce details of competition format along with with details of entry into this years competition. The format for the two days of competition will be as follows:

Saturday 13th October 2012

Men’s Open Surf, Women’s Open Surf, Jnr Boys & Jnr Girls Surf

Due to time constraints BSUPA will be restricting the number of the Men’s Open to 40 entries. Entry for competition is only available via pre-entry the competition via BSUPA website. Entries for the Mens, Women & Jnr Surf.

Entry will close at 12 noon on Friday 12th October.

Competitors wishing to entry just the Battle of the Paddle & Distance can do so on the Sunday Morning before 9am.

 Sunday 14th October 2012

Battle of the Paddle Style Race – Open Men & Open Women. Board will be restricted to 12’6″ Race Class

5km Distance Open Race – Their will be not class restrictions open to all.

Rapanui  Open Expression Wave Session

All competitors are required to wear a leash for both Battle of the Paddle and Distance. No leash will result in exclusion from races.

Please be aware that the course for both Battle of the Paddle and 5km Distance with be decided on the the day and subject to weather conditions on the day.

In additional to National Titles to be decided, this year the overall positions from this competition will go towards Team Selection for Team GB SUP for the 2013 ISA Words to be held in Peru.

We encourage you to take part as many of these competitions as possible and in doing so enter them in the spirit of fair play and gamesmanship towards all fellow competitors and officials alike.

Full competition Rules will be posted shortly on competition website www.ipaddleboard.co.uk

Finally we are aiming to stage a party on the Saturday night, details for that to follow soon.

Please Register for the BSUPA Watergate Bay Championships 2012:

Extreme Academy BSUPA Championships



Please sign up to the BSUPA SUP Surf Camp Coaching Day: