2011 SUP Awards Event Info
San Clemente to Host SUP Awards – Teva Signs as Presenting Sponsor
(San Clemente, Calif.) – In an effort to bring the finest awards production possible to the sport of standup paddling, SUP magazine announced today it's teamed with Santa Barbara-based adventure brand Teva ® to host the inaugural SUP Awards at the Casino San Clemente in San Clemente, Calif., Thursday evening, September 22, 2011. + more
The SUP Awards
The standup industry is crying out for a way to honor the sport's best athletes. That's why SUP magazine has created the SUP Awards. YOU rank standup's top three male and female paddlers and pick the Movie of the Year, the Top Expedition and Top Philanthropic Effort. Voters also nominate their choice for the Lifetime Achievement Award, given to a legend who has invigorated the sport. Voting will run from July 1 through Sept. 1 at SUPAwards.com, so check back soon. Honorees will be presented at the SUP Awards show Thursday, September 22, 2011 at the historic Casino San Clemente.
The Catalina SUP Festival
From September 30 to October 2, 2011, the world's finest standup paddlers converge at the Descanso Beach Club on Santa Catalina Island for two days of races, demos, SUP films, live music and the first annual SUP Awards. Crystal clear waters, the best spectator course imaginable and a world class vacation experience make this the world's premiere SUP festival. Click Here for more info