ICF Stand Up Paddleboard World Cup & Recreational 5K SUP Costume Contest

ICF Stand Up Paddleboard World Cup: 3 Epic Races with $10K in Prize Money

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) athletes and enthusiasts – Looking to challenge yourself and battle competitors from ALL OVER THE GLOBE on a world-class aquatics course? Register now for the International Canoe Federation’s (ICF) 2023 Stand Up Paddleboard World Cup from October 13 – 15 at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Florida.

Compete in three epic races for sprint, distance and a technical race. ICF will award $10,000 in prize money that will be evenly distributed between men and women across all three races. 

Recreational 5K SUP Race & Costume Contest

Open to all ages and skill levels!  Hop on a paddleboard, test your balance, get a great workout and have a blast!  With Halloween just around the corner, we encourage you to add an extra level of fun to the race by participating in our costume contest! Wear a costume that best shows off your SUPerpower!  Participation is optional but there will be a prize for the best costume or for the group with the best costume theme. As this is an event open to all ages, all costumes must be tasteful and appropriate. Following the Rec race, checkout the food and drink vendors throughout the park. Receive complimentary access all weekend long to watch the SUP World Cup races.

The Rec race is a great option for:

  • Companies looking for a unique team outing for their employees
  • Couples looking to try stand up paddleboarding and change up their weekend routine
  • High School and College Students and their social organizations/clubs
  • Families looking to dress up and try a new outdoor activity together on a closed course

This event is BYOB (Bring your own Board) or, if you don’t own a board, you may rent one through the park or the local rental company we are working with.

Time is running out! Register today!  Questions on the event? Contact us.

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