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30 March 2018 @ 8:00 am - 1 April 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Waterbourne is New Zealands premier extreme water sports event bringing kitesurfing, windsurfing and stand up paddleboarding together at one ideal location. With a market, live music and performances, Waterbourne is the place to be this Easter. Waterbourne will also be the home of the Starboard Paddle for Hope, so come down and be a part of the fun.
With the fresh green sea flowing into the evergreen wild bush, Eastbourne will be the home of New Zealand’s most exciting stand up paddle racing. From the ‘Paddle for Hope’ to the ‘Waterbourne Ocean Clash’ competitors of all ages and abilities are encouraged to come down and be apart of this exciting event.
SUP racers will have the option to enter a variety of racing types including sprints, technical races, long distance and relays (for charity) for one simple entry fee. With the event base in Eastbourne, Bishop Park, we will have the option to run racing from Petone if winds limit the racing, however, we expect to hold racing from the event base for the duration of the event.
Waterbourne Ocean Clash
CLICK HERE for the Notice of Race
Paddle For Hope
With a focus on having fun and raising money for your chosen charity, the ‘Paddle for Hope’ is something worth being a part of. Whether you are a beginner SUPer or a world star, come down and be a part of a fun day on the water. Team relays will offer a fun environment where pink costumes are a necessity. Whether you have a pink tutu or a pink tie come down and create a splash at New Zealand’s premier extreme water sports event.
Registration for the Paddle for hope will be announced soon. If you are interested in creating a team CLICK HERE to keep updated.
Competitors traveling from the north island will have the option to take advantage of free gear transport. This is available for the first 25 windsurfers and 20 stand up paddlers.
We encourage you to bag your items to minimise the risk of damage.
- 1 SUP board
- 2 paddles
- 2 boards
- 3 sails
- 2 booms
- 3 masts
Top 10 holiday park is offering 20% discount to competitors. With a variety of rooms and camper van sites for your needs we highly recommend getting in fast while there are still available spaces.
Promo Code: waterbourne2018
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