Saturday 1st June 2019.
Supporting Blind Veterans UK
15km race open to surf skis, sea kayaks, OC’s, and a shorter 10 km course open to SUPs.
Running from Porth Eirias Watersports Centre, Colwyn Bay (see map below), there is ample parking, changing facilities, showers & onsite restaurant café & bar as well as safety cover on the water throughout the event.
The entry fee of just £17 (per seat) is payable below, please make sure you select the type of boat (the options are a bit obscure sorry). Entry is has now risen from 40 up to 60. For more information please email [email protected]
Results & prize giving on the beach (sunshine) or in the boat store in Porth Eirias (rain).
A donation of all monies from ticket sales will be donated to Blind Veterans UK, and a separate sit on top kayak race will take place after the main event to allow visually impaired paddlers to compete for prizes.
Sponsors including Nordic Kayaks, Think Kayaks, Fyne boats, Rockpool Kayaks, Reed Chillcheater , Stellar Kayak and Baltic Lifejackets will be there with a range of demo boats/boards to try on the day. Don’t worry if you don’t own a boat/board, equipment can be made available for competitors via prior arrangement.
To enter the race, visit this link.
For more information, see the facebook page here.