KAN FEST SUP EVENT RULES
SUP Slalom Time trial style
Gates and course will be set before the start of the race to allow for viewing and practicing.
Races will be various distances that will be determined before the start of each race.
This race is run in heats of 3 to 5 racers and uses an elimination-style until there are only four racers left.
Downriver SUP Race
Races will be various distances that will be determined before each race.
There is typically only one race, and it will either be a mass start or a staggered timed start.
SUP SURF COMP
1-10 scoring system.
Max 2 min rides 10 Minute HEATS - of 4-5 surfers in each Heat.
Best 2 from each heat move forward to finals.
Paddlers may surf any size or style of board, and you may change boards during the comp. Our goal it is to showcase surfing and control before slippery tricks. The surfers goal is to work their way up the points.
.5 starting bonus for surfing top wave.
1 point bonus for a clean exit and return to eddy at the end of your full time ride.
1 establishing a surf (standing up essentially)
2-3 carving but not super aggressive
3-5 aggressive carving connecting turns (this can be a broader scale if you want it to be. If they're connecting turns and have great style with it and look super in control you can give them a higher score in that)
5-6 Side grinds, ollies (fins out) 6-8 this could be 180s, grabs, shuv its, and airs (how they score within this range could be based on style and control.
8-10 spins, pop shuv its, and whatever other big technical trips are being thrown down there.
Don't forget to SIGN UP for a Kan Fest Clinic to get ready for your event!
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