All Paddle Craft: Stand Up Paddleboard, Paddleboards, Kayak, Canoe, Outrigger, Surf Ski, K1, etc. *all may race for time with awards based on participation (at least 5 participants registered in each class).
Spectator & Family Friendly Event: Catch all the action & cheer on your loved ones with near & highly visible race courses. Race with your kid in our Parent/Grom division. Play games like bocci ball, ladder ball & corn hole. Kids activities like Kids Race, face painting & playground. Enjoy the sounds of our live DJ & enter to win high-end raffle prizes!
Isle of Pines Association Park, 13694 Lake Mary Jane Rd, Orlando, FL 32832 – When turning Left on Lake Mary Jane Rd from Moss Park Rd, the park will be 3mi down on the right (just after Flo Rd. on the left & just before Nell Dr.) – marked by vertical flags & sign.
A portion of the proceeds for the event will be donated to West Orange Habitat for Humanity , an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, whose primary goal is to build houses for people in West Orange County, Florida, i.e. Oakland, Ocoee, Winter Garden and Windermere. Habitat for Humanity International is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.
***REMEMBER TIME CHANGE – FALL BACK – YOU’LL HAVE AN EXTRA HOUR OF SLEEP – yay!
top 3 finishers in each class. *Awards based on participation with at least 5 participants registered in each class. Age division awards TBD by participation, but typically given to top 3 Mens Elite SUP 14′ & 12’6″, Womens Elite SUP 12’6″, Mens Open SUP 12’6”, Womens Open SUP 12’6”, Mens Open SUP Surf, Womens Open SUP Surf
6mi Elite SUP Racers Only: Top 3 Overall Men 14′ & under, & Women 12’6″ & under
Jeramie Vaine is a Professional Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Racer, CorePower Yoga 200-hour Power Yoga certified instructor and SUP Yoga Instructor. He was introduced to Yoga after playing with a few poses on an SUP. He ventured into the studio, merged two passions and added a new element to his SUP Race training. Having a role with BOGA Stand Up Paddleboards as an athlete, he has been given the opportunity to share his knowledge of the benefits of Yoga to the SUP community by traveling to events, races and clinics. Jeramie has been involved in SUP Yoga Teacher Trainings, workshops, classes, clinics and has taught at the Wanderlust Festival. Jeramie’s vision is to expose Yoga and SUP Yoga to as many people as possible and change their lives one pose at a time.
Want to improve your Stand Up Paddling & Racing Technique? Join us for weekly iPaddle classes, Paddle Race Tuesdays or private SUProgression – lessons by appointment only, please call Jessica Cichra 407-900-8348.
Hotel: Fairfield Inn Orlando Airport, 7100 Augusta National Drive, Orlando, FL 32822 (20 minute drive to race site). Reservation Procedures: Please call hotel directly for reservations and ask for the Lake Mary Jane Paddle Race on or before 10/01/2014 to receive the race discount of $84/night plus tax. (407) 888-2666.
Camping: Moss Park – Just 3 mi away, this beautiful oak lined park is an affordable & natural lodging option for primitive & RV camping. 12901 Moss Park Road Orlando, Fl 32832. For reservations, call 407-254-6840.
With an expected 100+ participants & spectators at Orlando’s largest SUP race, sponsoring or vending at this event is a smart & beneficial opportunity for your company & brand. We are offering several different sponsorship levels that are sure to fit your business’ needs, as well as accepting gift-in-kind donations to help support this event. We are also looking for valuable volunteers to help run this race smoothly & efficiently. For more information on how you can become involved, please contact Jessica Cichra at 407.900.8348. Mahalo in advance!