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Urban Race League is ON! Join URL and improve your skills
Urban Race League is ON! Join URL this summer and improve your skills on the water and have fun, and race! What is URL? It's a group of friends that gather each week to race for fun. What happens in the process is you get some really strong skills and a great workout. First Race is Free, thereafter a $10 minimum suggested donation/race league contribution is highly respected. Rentals including safety equipment available from www.VKOC.net at special URL prices. Contact [masked] to reserve your board, surf ski, or kayak SIGN UP at www.vkoc.net/book-now Who is this for: ALL SKILL LEVELS non-competitive & competitive paddlers alike (beginners to pros) What: 10 Weeks Urban Race League When: Every Tuesday evening from 6-8PM (Race Starts PROMPTLY at 6:30 PM) (Please arrive early to get registered and on the water) RACE COURSES: Novice -- 1.5miles Recreational/Technical -- 3miles Endurance -- 6 mile courses Racers are encouraged to select the course they can compete in allotted time. WHERE: Virginia Key Outdoor Center VKOC 3801 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, FL 33149 CATEGORIES: Prone Stand-Up Outrigger Canoe Surfski Sea Kayak Men & Women SUP 14’, 12’6”, Stock under 12’6” Men, Women, Mixed OC1, OC2, OC6 SERIES SCORING: Points: Only 5 of the 10 races will count in the final tally of points. This will allow people who cannot come to all races to have a chance to win the overall prize, or if you have a bad day you can use your best scores. Race scoring is determined by place received in race (e.g. first place=1point second place=2 points…). At the end of the 10 weeks the lowest score for the best 5 weeks in each category wins (e.g. 2,3,2,1,4,2=14). Rental equipment is available from VKOC for an additional $10. Otherwise, please bring vessel, eg) paddle board, PFD, and whistle (required on your craft). Also encouraged to bring drinks, snacks, towels, and warm/dry clothes. Important: Your safety & enjoyable experience is our number 1 priority! In the event of inclement weather (rain/lightning/high winds), you will be notified of a reschedule via Facebook event page post. Prizes: On the 10th week we will have a Final race series party where the winners of each category will receive an award/gift. If you want to improve your Stand Up Paddling, surf ski, sea kayak & Racing Technique you can contact us for classes , clinics & private coaching. Presented with great love of the ocean and our sport by your friendly neighborhood paddle pros Esther Luft & Wayne Albert, Virginia Key Outdoor Center www.vkoc.net Karen Kennedy & KoKo, FC2 Fitness www.karenkennedyfitness.com

Virginia Key Outdoor Center

3801 Rickenbacker Causeway · Miami

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Paddling Central! The most active paddling group in South Florida. Check our schedule of upcoming club and community events. Visit Virginia Key Outdoor Center for daily rentals of paddleboards, kayaks, and surf skis. Offering self guided and group adventures in Miami, Coral Gables, Key Biscayne and South Florida. Call to schedule you're next great adventure. Check out the full moon paddleboarding and full moon kayaking groups events. Contact www.vkoc.net 786.224.4777

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