The Mongoose Cup is Saturday April 8 2017 at Dana Point Harbor.
The Mongoose Cup annual Paddleboard competition is great day for the family to enjoy Paddleboard sports!
The eighth annual Mongoose Cup is to benefit the Sport of Kings Foundation at Dana Cove Park (Baby Beach) in Dana Point Harbor.
Dana Cove Park is near 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive. There is free timed parking in the Harbor Parking lots.
7:30 AM Event Registration Opens
7:30 AM Live Music – Tropical Blues
8:45 AM National Anthem, Opening Remarks, Event Safety Briefing & Sport of Kings
8:55 AM Hawaiian Blessing – Duke Aipa
9:00 AM Sophia Tiaré Bartlow Memorial
9:05 AM Paddle Out & Blessing for Sophia
9:30 AM REGISTRATION FOR TIME TRIAL CLOSES
10:00 AM One Mile Time Trial
10:00 AM Waterman Clinics Begin
Adaptive Paddling (10:00 AM – 3:00 PM)
Boga Fitmat Yoga Session – “Love, Shine, Glow Flow” (10:00AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00PM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM)
Infinity Multi Person Board Demo (TBD)
11:00 AM REGISTRATION FOR ALL REMAINING RACES CLOSE
11:30 AM Kids SUP Race
11:30 AM Lunch Served by Wahoo’s Fish Tacos
12:00 PM Live Music – Kalama Bros. Entertainment
12:30 PM Paddleboard Sprints
12:30 PM Kids SUP Race Award Ceremony
1:00 PM Sport of Kings Race
2:00 PM Hobie Cats
2:30 PM Luck of the Draw Relay
3:45 PM Awards Ceremony
5:00 PM Waterman’s Harbor Restaurant After Party
“The Mongoose Cup provides a great opportunity to immerse in paddleboard sports revelry, competition, culture and community,” says host Mickey Munoz.
“Come out with the whole family to learn new paddling skills & techniques, checkout the latest in paddling & surfing products and enjoy the camaraderie of racing with friends and pros alike.”
Attendees will be able to checkout the latest paddling and surfing equipment, try demos and take advantage of the SUP & paddling pros on-site giving instruction throughout the day including paddling & training techniques, SUP racing skills, water safety, fitness, adventure paddling and SUP yoga.
There will also be a Waterman Expo that includes many leading industry exhibitors.
The Mongoose Cup is organized as a fundraiser for the Sport of Kings Foundation, a non-profit 501c(3), charitable organization set -up to help those in the surfboard manufacturing industry afflicted with life threatening and debilitating illnesses.
The Sport of Kings Foundation is providing critical support and compassionate care to industry members in need.