by Patrick O'Hearn August 11, 2011
This race is quickly becoming a classic in the bay area paddle board scene and is the crown jewel of the Marin Parks SUP race series. The course starts and finishes on the quarter mile long sandy beach and goes around the islands off Pt. San Pedro and China Camp State Beach – approximately 4 miles. Registration begins at 8:30 am and the race starts at 9:30 am. There are prize packages for the winners, courtesy of Demo Sport in San Rafael. $10 parking fee. This event is spectator friendly, and there will be paddle boards available to rent. Meet at the McNears Beach Snack Bar (201 Cantera Way, San Rafael). For more information call Supervising Ranger Adam Craig at (415) 446-4423 or visit us on the web at www.marinparks.org.