- Racers will be competing for trophies, cash, SUP Boards and paddles.
- 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 prizes include
$1000 usd cash
4 new SUP Boards and Paddles
Sponsor prizes and trophies
no rudders, keels, dagger boards, kites, sails or motors
competitors 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 features 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 - we transport you up wind and 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