Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort Presents the 2013 Mileage Builder!





Wanna take your paddling to the next level? Then come be a part of South Walton’s premier distance SUP series consisting of four endurance-building races at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort’s Baytowne Marina! Compete with some of the region’s best and challenge yourself while racing on beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay. Bonus: Learn the latest tips from pros at the pre-race paddle clinics!

SATURDAY MORNING EVENTS: 5/25, 6/15, 7/20 & 8/10
Registration 8:00AM | Paddle Clinic 8:30AM | Race Start 9:00AM

Endurance-building stand up paddleboard race series returns to Baytowne Marina at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort May-August 2013

Santa Rosa Beach-based YOLO Board has teamed up once again with presenting sponsor Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort host the 3nd Annual YOLO Board Mileage Builder Series at Baytowne Marina in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the SUP manufacturer’s newest team training grounds and rental/retail location. The race event consists of a series of four endurance-building races that will take place from May to August:

  • May 25th (one mile)
  • June 15th (two miles)
  • July 20th (three miles)
  • August 10th (four miles)

New this year: Free kids SUP race, and a one-mile beginner paddle will be held on each race day, with individual race awards, but no overall points will be accumulated.

Race paddlers will vie for the champion title “2012 YOLO Board Mileage Builder Series” to be awarded after the final race in August.

A one-time season race entry fee is $85 per person for all four races (or a $35 day-of entry fee) and includes a complimentary event t-shirt, four pre-race clinics and light snacks and other great swag. Race divisions include stock 12', 12’ 6” race, 14’ race and unlimited. All board classes are welcome.

Before each race event, YOLO Team riders will host a paddle clinic covering everything from paddling technique to buoy turns to training strategy, allowing paddlers the opportunity to learn the latest tips from the pros. The schedule for all Saturday events (May 25th, June 15th, July 20th and August 11th) is Registration at 8:00AM, Paddle Clinic at 8:30AM and Race Start at 9:00AM.

All events are open to the public and provide spectators the chance to cheer on favorite racers and be a part of the world’s fastest growing watersport. For more information, please call 850.622.5760