2017 information coming soon...
- SUP Competitor will be competing for trophies, cash, SUP Boards and paddles.
- SUP Sportsman will be competing for great sponsor prizes and trophies.
- Class divisions will be 12' 6" and under and 14 foot and under
- For all races: no rudders, keels, dagger boards, kites, sails or motors
- Need help transporting your board to/from San Diego??
- we can do it for just $165 usd round trip from San Diego to La Ventana, Baja and back
2016 SUP Competitor prizes included:
$1000 usd cash
4 new SUP Boards and Paddles
Sponsor prizes and trophies
2016 SUP Sportsman competed for great sponsor prizes and trophies.
No rudders, keels, dagger boards, kites, sails or motors
SUP Competitors and SUP Sportsman must have leashes and pfd's
Beach start and a finish that involves running up the beach and grabbing a numbered stick.
The 2016 La Ventana Classic featured the following SUP Races:
a 15 mile Downwinder along the coast - we transport you upwind and you run the gauntlet downwind entering the La Ventana wind machine with wind from 15-25 knots and 3-5 foot swells on a broad reach - scheduled for the windiest afternoon of the event -Big and Juicy
an 8 mile coastal Downwinder sprint from Rancho Las Cruces- we transport you up wind and Competitor and Sportsman paddlers race downwind breaking free in the La Ventana swells with the wind at your back.
A channel crossing from Cerralvo Island back to La Ventana = 10.5 miles - all competitors must ride official race pangas to the island with their one board of choice to Cerralvo Island - - we will attempt to schedule this race on a no wind morning. Wind direction will be a broad reach with wind coming over each racers starboard side.
short bouy course with beach running every lap
classes for 12'6" inches and under and over 12'6" - we will attempt to schedule this race on a no wind morning. Beach start and a finish that involves running up the beach and grabbing a numbered stick.
Team Relay Races races with various lengths and 2-4 team members.
Kids and Junior Races
young paddlers will enjoy being a part of the action
from SUP to snorkeling with whalesharks - this trip is a family adventure
Overall Points System - 12'6" SUP Board Class (Men's and Women's)
Combined results for El Norte, The Crossing, Mini-Downwinder and Course Race
SUP Competitor Prize Money
|1st Men Overall (Open board class)||$200|
|1st Women Overal (Open board class)||$200|
|Combined Results El Norte,The Crossing, Mini-Downwinder, Course Race|
|1st Men 12'6"SUP||$150|
|2nd Men 12'6'SUP||$100|
|3rd Men 12'6"SUP||$50|
|1st Women 12'6"SUP||$150|
|2nd Women 12'6"SUP||$100|
|3rd Women 12'6"SUP||$50|
SUP Sportsman Prizes
Top 3 entries in SUP Sportsman won sponsor prizes and trophies.