Paddle Royal – The Caribbean’s Pro SUP Event offering $5,000
Here is your personal invitation to join us at the Caribbean’s richest SUP event.
- What: Paddle Royal – $5000 Pro SUP Racing Event
- Where: San Juan, Puerto Rico in the warm, sunny Caribbean
- When: December 3-5, 2010
- Who: Everybody is welcome, from first timers to seasoned pros and everyone in between. We have divisions for kids, masters, raceboards, surf-style boards and more!
- More info: Paddle Royal Website or 787-728-8716
At Velauno, we take great care of our competitors. Lots of cash, prizes, excitement and fun will make you feel like the King or Queen of paddleboarding. Sign up now be part of Velauno Paddleboarding’s largest SUP event of the year.
|As the flagship event for SUP in the Caribbean, the third edition of the Paddle Royal – The San Juan SUP Cup, is now it’s richest Stand Up competition. Velauno, with the help of several sponsors, is putting up over $5,000 in cash prizes plus trophies and raffle items! This amazing event brings together the Worlds Best SUP Pros, the Caribbean’s Top Elite SUP racers, ambitious amateurs and the kids fleet on a scenic tour of San Juan and the Condado Lagoon.
This two-day event will welcome you to an awesome weekend of spectacular competition, free demos, race clinics and more. Check out all the info here and by clicking over toPaddle Royal
Conrad Condado Plaza – Amazing Host Hotel!
|The Conrad Condado Plaza will be our host hotel. Located right next to the event site, this super cool and hip hotel has ultra lux accommodations at a killer price. They are offering a $99 a day rate to event competitors for Ocean Front rooms that are currently going for $159 at Hotels.com. This rate is for double occupancy. Add $40 (plus taxes and fees) per additional adult in the room for maximum of 4 adults. Once you add taxes and fees it comes to about $130 per night for two people and that includes everything.
To make a reservation contact the Conrad Condado Plaza directly at 787-721-1000. To get the special pricing mention code: San Juan SUP Challenge or ABSA. Hurry, this offer will expire!
If you are coming alone and would like to get hooked up with a roommate to save some major bucks,let us know and we will do our best.
Classes, Divisions and Scoring
|The Paddle Royal will feature racing in three classes: The Badass Class (Elite competitors) and Weekend Warriors (Recreational competitors) and Keikis (kids). For all the details go here.
Badass Class (Prize Money Class)
Weekend Warrior Class (Trophy Class)
Keiki Class (Trophy Class)
Event scoring will be by class. The subdivisions are scored within the class (from the overall scores we award the sub-division points and prizes). Competitors will get points equal to their placing in each race. The final scores will be the aggregate results of each individual race. That means that every race counts towards your score.
This is a unique and exciting racing format. Make sure you surf over to the eventwebsite for all the racing details.
With great parties, beautiful racing location, amazing hotel and a classy awards celebration, this will be an event to remember! Don’t miss out, register today.