Race South Florida

Human Powered Common Adventures for Uncommon Competitors

Miami Winter Nationals 2013

Human Powered Paddle Sports Racing
                       Miami Style

Join other paddlers or just come out to enjoy the race. Sea Kayaks, Surfskis, Outrigger Canoes, Dories, Canoes, Dragon Boats, SUP, Paddleboards, Small Sailboats and all other human powered paddle craft join in common adventure races on Biscayne Bay; an ideal backdrop for racers and non-racers alike. 

Race courses range from a 100-mile expedition course to an 8-mile downwind course, and 3-mile sport course.

Expedition courses starting, Friday, January 11, 2013
Main Event, Sunday, January 13, 2013

  • Registration
  • Race Schedule
  • Race Rentals
  • Post-Race Party and Awards
  • Race Hotels & Specials
  • Sponsors

REGISTRATION

                                      

Register early!  Online Registration Closes Tuesday, January  8, 2013

Registration Fees

Day Races (3-mile, 8-mile or 16-mile courses)
Single Racer                     $25 online     $35 onsite
Team (2 or more racers)
First Person on Team       $25 online     $35 onsite
Each Team Member         $20 online     $30 onsite

RACE SCHEDULE

January 11, 2013, Expedition Racing

100-mile Biscayne Challenge
Virginia Key, Brickell Ke
y, Black Point, Short Key, Steamboat Creek, Elliot Key, Norris Cut, Virginia Key

 

7:30 am  Captain's Pre-Race Meeting
8:00 am  Launch


January 12, 2013, Expedition Racing

60-mile Biscayne Adventure
Virginia Key, Black Point, Elliot Key, Norris Cut, Virginia Key

7:30 am  Captain's Pre-Race Meeting
8:00 am  Launch


January 13, 2012, 8:00 am, Day Racing

8:00 am to 9:30 am

Boat Set-up, equipment inspection, pre-registered racer sign-in and onsite registration

9:45 AM

Mandatory Pre-Race meeting for 16-mile Biscayne Roundup

10:00 AM 
16-mile Biscayne Roundup
Virginia Key, Cape Florida, Norris Cut, and back to Virginia Key
10:45 AM
Mandatory Pre-Race meeting for 8-mile Virginia Key Dash and 3-Mile Marine Stadium Sprint
11:00 AM 
8-mile Virginia Key Dash
Circumnavigation of Virginia Key
                   and
3-mile Marine Stadium Sprint
Circumnavigation of the basin at Miami Marine Stadium

RACE RENTALS

KAYAKS
 
Kayaks will be available for demo/rental by
The Paddle House
2753 SW 27th Ave
Miami, FL 33131
 
Call or e-mail to reserve your boat
P. 786-307-3816
E. events@thepaddlehouse.com
 
Always wanted to try out an Epic? This will be your chance as the Epic demo fleet will be on site!
 
PADDLEBOARDS
 
Paddleboards will be available for demo/rental by Lubo’s Place on Hobie Beach at the special flat-rate racing price of $25.  For reservations call 786-301-3557 or info@standuppaddlekeybiscayne.com. See www.standuppaddlekeybiscayne.com.

Always wanted to try out an Epic? This will be your chance as the Epic demo fleet will be on site!

 

RACE HOTELS AND SPECIALS

POST-RACE PARTY AND AWARDS

Post-Race Party  Open to Racers and Non-Racers
2:00 pm - whenever

Join the after-race party and presentation of awards immediately following the races at

Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill
3301 Rickenbacker Causeway

Meal and Drinks specials will be offered or get and get 10% off your entire food and drink bill!  All are invited – racers, non-racers, guests, etc. Check out Whiskey Joe’s menu at: http://www.whiskeyjoesmiami.com/whiskeyjoes/beachbar.aspx.

OUR SPONSORS

Please help us support those that support paddle sports racing.  Visit our sponsors' website and show you care. 

 

Special thanks to The Paddle House, The Miami Rowing Club; Epic Kayaks; Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill; Costco; Venturesports; and to our hotel partners, Hotel Urbano and Silver Sands Beach Resort.

 

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