This year’s Connacht Battle for the Paddle race event takes place over the weekend of October the 8th & 9th . Event registration for the distance race will take place on Saturday 8th October at 3:30pm at either Enniscrone Pier or the Quay Ballina (depending on the most suitable conditions), with the race itself starting at 4:30pm.
The action resumes at 9:30am on Sunday 9th October on the main beach in Enniscrone with the “Surf Sup ‘N’ Tech” event.
Entry costs are €10 per event with all cash split between 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in all categories. A great selection of other prizes from Billabong & Typhoon, Mayo.ie and Kilcullen’s Seaweed Baths are also up for grabs. There will be a BBQ & drink after the distance race on Saturday, with refreshments available throughout the day on Sunday along with the post event presentation.
For entries or for more information on this year’s Connacht Battle for the Paddle you can contact Mikee by email: MikeeH20@hotmail.com or on 087 031 5737. Contact can also made through the Connacht Battle for The Paddle 2016 or Harbour Sup N Sail Facebook Pages.
For those who might not be familiar with this brilliant wet and wild action of Stand Up Paddle Boarding or (SUP) , you can check out this video link below: