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Black Project Battle of the Bay
Black Project Battle of the Bay

Sat, 08 Jun



Black Project Battle of the Bay

National Series Rd.3 Join us on June 8th for the Black Project Battle of the Bay, an adrenaline-charged tribute to the legendary Slasher. Experience the thrill of Distance and Tech Races off Friars Cliffe in Christchurch – a paddling day like no other!

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Time & Location

08 Jun 2024, 08:30 – 17:30

Christchurch, Avon Beach, Christchurch, UK

About the event

Black Project Battle of the Bay: A Tribute to Slasher - Gear Up for Racing, Fun, and Camaraderie!

Time & Location

Date: Saturday, June 8th, 2024

Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Location: Christchurch, Avon Beach, Christchurch, UK

Hosted by: BAYSUP

Racing Formats:

Distance Races (Competitive: 8-9km, Challenge Tour: 4-4.5km)

Tech Races (Competitive: 4-5km, Challenge Tour: 2-3km)

Juniors Tech Race (2-3km)

Detailed Timings:

7:30 AM The site opens for participants / Board Drop-off

8:30 - 9:30 am Competitor check-in

10:00 AM Distance Course Briefing

10:30 AM Distance Race / Challenge Tour

12:15 PM Junior Check-in

1:00 PM Juniors Briefing/Race

1:30 PM Tech Race Briefing

Tech Race Starts from 1:45 PM

1:45 PM Challenge Tour

2:45 PM Men's Tech Race

3:45 PM Ladies Tech Race 

4:45 PM Event Ceremony

5:30 PM Event close

Unforgettable Experience

Compete or Take on the Challenge: Whether you're a seasoned racer or new to the sport, the Battle of the Bay offers formats for everyone. The Challenge Tour provides a fun and inclusive atmosphere for beginners to experience competitive paddling at their own pace.

A Tribute to Slasher: This year's event honours the legendary Mark "Slasher" Slater. Join us as we celebrate his legacy and share his love for paddling on the water.

Event Village: Visit our sponsors and event partners throughout the day! Black Project, Infinity SUP, SIC, and the SUP Store will showcase their latest gear, offer demos, and answer your questions.

Pre-Event Activities (Friday): Stay tuned for exciting announcements featuring international riders offering clinics, adding to the competitive buzz and creating a fun-filled weekend.

Don't miss this opportunity to race, connect with fellow paddlers, and be part of a special tribute to Slasher!

#BattleOfTheBay #RememberingSlasher

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