Location: Sandy Beach, Danvers MA (44 River Street)

Date: 6/15/2019

Time: 10AM Start Time (Check in/race day reg opens at 8:30AM)

Details: Join us for the 4th Annual Stand Up Paddle Board race along the Danvers River. Paddlers will launch from Sandy Beach and navigate through both Danvers and Beverly Harbor.

Races: 3.5 Mile Race, 1.5 Mile Rec Paddle

Early Bird through 4/30: $60
General Admission: $70
Race Day: $80

Distances & Divisions: 

3.5 Mile   
14″ Category
12.6″ Category
12′ and Under Category

1.5 Mile (Rec)
All board sizes allowed.

Post Race: Participants will be treated to a post paddle lunch catered by Fuddruckers.  Please choose your lunch option during the registration check out process.

Course: Paddling along the flat waters of the Porter River and Crane River will be perfect for all paddle levels from novice to elite. The coveted rivers attract the novice paddler looking for a great workout, while amateur to elite paddlers can test their speed skills on this timed course.

Swag: Custom waterproof dry bags will be provided to all pre-registered paddlers.


3.5 Mile Race 
Top 3 M/F – 14′
Top 3 M/F – 12.6′
Top 3 M/F – 12′ & Under

1.5 Mile Rec Paddle 
Top 3 M/F

What to bring: Paddleboard, paddle, leash, PFD, sunscreen, towel, license (21+), and safety whistle (optional).

Venue Details: Sandy Beach is located on the shoreline of the Porter River at 44 River Street.  Ample parking for the beach is located right next to the walkway down to the beach. All participants will be requested to park at this location as the town fields will be utilized that morning for softball.

Sandy Beach is the only park in Danvers with beach access and features a bathhouse, water fountain and outdoor shower. The park has a swing set, play structures, open space, beach volleyball and a pavilion with picnic tables.

Parking: Plenty of FREE parking at race site.

Board Rentals: If you don’t own your board, paddle, leash, or PFD make sure to visit our friends at Sup East Coast Style in Marblehead, MA OR Cape Ann Sup Essex, MA OR Coast to Coast Paddle to make sure you are equipped with the proper size and type of board for your skill level. We recommend you contact these shops well in advance to reserve your gear, be sure to mention you are paddling in the North Shore SUP Cup for a discount.

Accommodations: Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites and Courtyard Boston Danvers 

Weather: This event will take place rain or shine!  There will be no refunds.

Event ContactHigh5EM | 978-594-7050 | info@high5em.com