The 5th Annual Punta Sayulita Long Board & Stand-Up Classic (“the Classic”) will take place again in beautiful Sayulita, Mexico, on March 7 – 9, 2014 and offer the following competition categories:
- Men’s Longboard- Open
- Women’s Longboard- Open
- Men’s SUP Surf Contest- Open
- Women’s SUP Surf Contest- Open
Stand-Up Paddle Races*
- Elite SUP Race- 4 laps around 1-mile offshore course
- 10k “Punta to Punta” Distance Race
- 2.2k Sayulita Fun Race
* SUP boards will be restricted in length up to stock class (12’6” boards and shorter)
On Friday, March 7th, a free children’s surf clinic for special needs children will take place as well as a Beach Clean-Up organized by former pro surfer James Pribram of the ECO-Warrior Foundation, a children’s ECO-Art Class with Sayulita Artist, Treva Dea and Pro Autograph signing session and BBQ. See event schedule for event times.
On Saturday evening March 8th, the Punta Sayulita Classic Benefit Concert will take place at 8:00 p.m., artist to be announced soon.
On Sunday evening following both days of completion, the Classic Awards Dinner Fiesta will be held at the Don Pedros oceanfront event palapa where the competitors and guests will enjoy an authentic Mexican BBQ buffet, live music and a live raffle. The Classic Fiesta is open to the public and tickets may be purchased at the door.
All proceeds raised from the Classic after covering expenses will be donated to the local Sayulita chapter of the Reef Check Foundation and The Punta Sayulita Foundation.