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15/07/17 BaySUP Nationals

15th July 2017 all-day
19 Banks Rd
Poole BH13 7PS
07903 939750
15/07/17 BaySUP Nationals @ BaySUP | England | United Kingdom

All the way right down South to The Watersports Academy in Poole for the BaySUP Nationals  on the 15th of July, this long standing 7Km technical race takes on the traditional format with a running beach start straight into the sea. What shape will the course be this year, L-shaped, T-shaped or even W-shaped? How many laps and turns are involved? You'll only find out if you sign up and come along!

Event Information

If you have any difficulties or questions please mail who will help get you sorted.


Race entry closes on Wednesday 12th July at 8 PM.

  • 08:30 - Registration opens.
  • 09:30 - Registration closes.
  • 09:45 - Safety Briefing
  • 10:30 - Race Start

Prize giving half an hour after last paddler finishes.


The event site for registration will be:

The Watersports Academy,
BH13 7QL.


The is plenty of on street parking but charges will apply.

BaySUP Nationals Race Information


Standard technical style race where paddlers will start on the beach with their boards, run to the sea and continue to paddle around a selection of buoys with multiple laps. Distance will be approximately 7Km with exact course layout, number of bouy turns and laps dependent on prevailing sea state and weather conditions.


  • 08:30 - Registration opens.
  • 09:30 - Registration closes.
  • 09:45 - Safety Briefing
  • 10:30 - Race Start


Board Classes

  • Surf shape
  • Naish ONE design
  • 12’6 Female
  • 14’ Female
  • 12’6 Male
  • 14’ Male

There must be three or more paddlers in each class for a podium.

Trophies will also be awarded for highest placed male and female rookie at this race,  we class you as a rookie if this is your first race.


Age Groups

  • 18-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+

Safety & Mandatory Equipment

Leashes are mandatory for UK SUP races.

Adverse weather

In case of inclement weather the backup venue will moved to Poole Harbor.

Entry Fee