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Big Ole SUP-athon

July 13, 2017  |  12:00 am

  • WHEN

    July 13, 2017

    12:00 am - 11:59 pm


About the Event

The Big Ole SUP-athon is a charitable paddlesport event on Alexandria’s Chain of Lakes held on Friday, July 14th and benefiting the United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties. All events are open to competitive and recreational stand up paddleboarders, canoeists and kayakers and minors under age 18. The main event, the 26 mile Big Ole SUP-athon, starts at 7:00 AM and costs $55 to register. The 11.5 mi SVEN course starts at 9:00 AM and costs $45 to register. The 6 mi LENA course starts at 11:00 AM and costs $35 to register. The 2.5 mi West Bay Loop is also offered for $20, and starts and ends at Bugaboo Bay’s beach. Friday’s courses are supported by volunteers armed with snacks, water and guidance. Official race times are recorded along with finish line photos. Please see the BOS’s PaddleGuru page for more details or email BOS coordinators at big.ole.supathon@gmail.com.
Thursday, July 13th, 2017 @ Bugaboo Bay (2800 N. Nokomis, Alex., 56308)

5:00 PM      Race Packet Pick-Up / Meet BOS Organizers & Volunteers

5:30 PM      Volunteer Meeting

6:00 PM      Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting

6 – 9 PM      WEST BAY LOOP – Thurs.


Friday, July 14th

7 AM          26 mi BIG OLE SUP-ATHON

9 AM       11.5 mi SVEN

11 AM       5.8 mi LENA

12 – 5PM             WEST BAY LOOP

5:30 – 6PM          Post-Race Awards & Raffle @ Bugaboo Bay