Don't miss out on this great race!
April 21, 2013
Fishing Pier at Folly Beach, SC [map]
Packet Pickup: Fri. Apr. 19th between 10am-6pm or Sat. Apr. 20th between 10am-6pm at the Half-Moon Outfitters Mt. Pleasant store.
Race Course Map: View the course map (8.5" x 11" PDF - updated 2/27/2013).
Race Start: 9am
Half Moon Open Ocean Challenge (formerly Bodhi’s Revenge) , presented by Half-Moon Outfitters and Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC), comes to Folly Beach, South Carolina on April 21, 2012.
Hot on the heels of the exciting Golden Nugget SUP Race, Half-Moon Open Ocean Challenge is the Charleston area’s only SUP surf slalom and Battle of the Paddle style event.
This event will appeal to intermediate and advanced paddlers as well as spectators. A unique surf-style race to the area, Half-Moon Open Ocean Challenge will feature a slalom surf course with buoy turns in the impact zone. The 2 mile short course will featured one loop with a beach sprint, while the long course will run the route twice with two beach sprints.
The Half-Moon Open Ocean Challenge will benefit the Charleston Waterkeeper. Charleston Waterkeeper is a data-driven, nonprofit organization focused 100% on water quality issues in the Ashley/Cooper River Basin and protecting Charleston's right to swimmable, drinkable, fishable water. www.charlestonwaterkeeper.org
The race is a World Paddle Association Regional Event, so racers are expected to travel great distances to come to such a distinctive competition.
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