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Adirondack SUP Festival

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Adirondack SUP Festival

Fri, 06/15/2018 3:00 pm Sat, 06/16/2018 9:00 am Sun, 06/17/2018 9:00 am Kick off the 2018 summer season at the 7th Annual Adirondack SUP Festival in Saranac Lake!

DAY 1 - FRIDAY, JUNE 15TH On-water demos - 3-5:30pm With so many boards on the market, it's hard to choose the right one. The Adirondack SUP Festival offers a great opportunity to try before you buy along with a special Adirondack SUP Festival sale price. ​$5.00 gets you a weekend of on-water demos and dry-land clinics

Kids After School SUP Session - 4-5pm Who love SUP more than a kid? Nobody! This hour long course will introduce the basics of SUP paddling and safety to your up and coming paddler. -For ages 10-14 years old -$25/kid - include: paddle, pfd, board, instruction *Call Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters at 800-491-0414 to register

DAY 2 - SATURDAY, JUNE 16TH Long and Short Course Races - 9:45am and 10:15am

On-water SUP Demos - 11am-4pm With so many boards on the market, it's hard to choose the right one. The Adirondack SUP Festival offers a great opportunity to try before you buy along with a special Adirondack SUP Festival sale price. ​$5.00 gets you a weekend of on-water demos and dry-land clinics

Get To Know SUP Boards - 12:00pm Ready to buy a brand new SUP Board and want to learn more about the difference between various models on the market? This short dry-land clinic will help you decide what type of board will be best for you by covering the different designs, materials, and uses of the more popular models. ​ 1, 2, 3, SUP - Introduction to SUP Paddling Instruction Clinic - 12:30pm Designed for the beginning paddler, this class will cover stand-up paddling basics including board and paddle selection and fit; key paddle strokes (forward, turns, and stop); learning how to build speed with stability; and having fun identifying how to paddle more efficiently. Participants should wear layered non-cotton clothing.

$40/person - include: paddle, pfd, board, & instruction

Afternoon Fun Races - 2:30pm Join us for afternoon fun the Adirondack SUP Festival afternoon fun races!

SUP Sprint | Out and back as fast as you can | fun for ages 8 and up!

Pooch Race | One dog, one human, one board | Woof!

Tandem SUP Sprint | Two humans, one board | Balance is the key

DAY 3 - SUNDAY, JUNE 17TH Guided SUP Tour on Lower Saranac Lake - 9-11am $30/person - include: board, pfd, paddle, & guide This trip will leave from Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters

Sunday SUP Sale at Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters All SUPs and SUP accessories will be sale priced as part of the Adirondack SUP Festival celebration!


Event Details

    June 15, 2018 - June 17, 2018
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM