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SUP Racing 101

  • Chicago Paddle Company 5800 N Lakeshore Drive Chicago United States (map)

The 2015 Midwest SUP Series is just around the corner. Are you ready for your first SUP race? 

The SUP Race 101 class is designed to help you overcome first time fears and minimize mistakes giving you an edge over your competition. The information Westy will share has been gained through race after race and years of trial and error. He will break down the major components of a SUP race and make sure you are prepared every step of the way. 

This class will cover:

  • Race starts (beach and water)
  • Race training
  • Buoy turns
  • Drafting
  • Race strategy (long vs short course)

Participation is limited to 8 athletes


  • $75 single session
  • $55 bring your own board
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