Here's Dave Slemp, Race Director for our
Don's FRIENDS Stand UP Paddleboard Race.  
Dave took a 2nd place in this Race,
the Cold Stroke Classic. Dave loves this
sport and we're Excited to have him as
Don's Director for this
FUN Event.
Contact SUP Race Director, Dave Slemp
for more Info on our Don's FRIENDS Stand
UP Paddleboard Race.
Next Race - April 14th, 2012 - GET READY!
Phone: 904-669-1203
Stand UP Paddleboard Racing
is one of the FASTEST GROWING Sports around!  
Great for All Ages!
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Our SUP Race Director, Dave Slemp took a 2nd Place Award at the 2011 Cold Stroke Classic at Wrightsville, Beach N.C. on January 15th, 2011
Assistant SUP Director, Brandon Rahe, took at 5th in the Mens ELITE Division.  Congratulations to Both!!
Click on Photos above to ENLARGE  - Visit Coastal Urge web site for more info. about this Sport.  See below videos from Coastal Urge
Stand UP
Paddleboard Course
Ocean Course

3 races
2-4 loops Each Race
2 Loop Race
4 Loop Elite Race
Relay Race

St. Augustine Beach,
just South of the PIER.

The drawing to the right shows the
aprox. course,but not to exact scale.
There were Hundreds of Photos taken at our Don's
FRIENDS Stand UP Paddleboard Race
and Awards Ceremony.  Click on
links below photos to RIGHT
to view photos. Click on page
below to view RESULTS
For other EVENT Photos and Photos
of the
Don's FRIENDS 5K Race,
Click on form- LEFT
CLICK on above Front Page Article -
St.Augustine RECORD - April 10, 2011
SUP Race Director,
Dave Slemp crosses
the Finish line after
a nice Finish!
SUP Race Photos by Professional Photographer, Joe Sheffield with Big
Joes Photos.  Visit Joe's web site and call him for your Photo needs.
Here's Jim on his first try at SUP and he makes it look EASY!
.....well, easy if you're good at computer graphics.
Click to Enlarge
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Don's FRIENDS SUP Divisions
Stock 12 ft and under,
Race 12.6, 14 and up.
The Relays will be 4 person coed.
If you sign up for individual that allows you a relay or team.
That means someone on the relay team has to have raced the individual.
The races will be Battle of the Paddle style.
The individual race will consist of lap format.
That means you will do approximate 1/2 mile lap around buoys and back to the
beach and dismount board run up the beach around a flag and back to water on to
board for another lap.
2 laps for the stock and 4 laps for the race.
Relay will be out around a buoy in water back to beach and change team riders
with next rider jumping on same board and paddling around the buoy and back
until all 4 team members have gone.
The anchor member will finish when he crosses the flag up on the
beach with paddle in hand.
Any Questions? Contact SUP Race Director, Dave Slemp  
Phone: 904-669-1203
Don's FRIENDS Stand UP Paddleboard Race for 2013 took place on
Sat. April 13th, 2013 at the St. Augustine Beach PIER.
Everybody had a Great time!
We no longer host the Paddleboard Race  
ABOVE : SUP T-Shirt for 2013
Beach Photo from 2012
It was a WINDY Day !
Long race (4 lap)
1st place - Alexander Angyalfy
2nd place - Todd Bourgeois
3rd place - Eddie Toy
Short race (2 lap)                              Junior winner
1st place JD Motes                               Nick Puchalski
2nd place Tony Antiero
3rd place Carl Smith               
CLICK HERE for  SUP Race Photos 2013
Don's FRIENDS Stand UP Paddleboard Race - 2013 - RESULTS