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Board Shipping Oahu to Kauai

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Board Transport Service

Board Transport Oahu to Kauai, Returning Kauai to Oahu, shipping via Young Brothers container
Loading takes place Monday July 16 from 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at 1331 N. Nimitz Hwy, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

Simply drop your board off with Na Pali Race staff at the port in Honolulu, who will safely load and handle your board into container.

Na Pali Race staff will pick up your board on Kauai and transport boards to storage warehouse in Hanalei. Your board will be delivered to start line of race in Haena, or made available before race day upon request. Container is available on Kauai Wednesday July 18, from 7:30 am- 11:30 am. Port on Kauai is located at: 3020 Waapa Road, Pier 3, Lihue, Hawaii 96766

After race boards can be handled by Na Pali Race staff and delivered to young Brothers for shipping back to Oahu.

Barge leaves Kauai on Tuesday July 24 and is available on Oahu Thursday July 26.
If you are continuing on to the Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard Race connect with your escort boat on Oahu or contact the M2O event about their board transport service from Oahu to Molokai.

Round trip board transfer Oahu to Kauai returning Kauai to Oahu including end to end caddy service is:
$100 for 14 people or less, per person.
$87 for 16 people, per person.
$77 for 18 people, per person.
$70 for 20 people, per person.
$63 for 22 people, per person.
$58 for 24 people, per person.
$53 for 26 people, per person.
$50 for 28 people, per person.
$46 for 30 people, per person.

Each participant who books this board transport service needs to have:
An ID card on board including Name, Phone Number, Email Address, board size, and type.
Boards must be self packed or in board bags.
Fins and rudders need to be removed if possible.
Each person needs to bring two (2) tie down straps with their name on them at drop off.

This service is first come, first served. Please email to reserve your spot on the wait-list.

Race day round trip shuttle service is also available for $40 per person that can be purchased as a separate service for race day. Click here to find out more information about race day shuttle service.

Always stay tuned to NA PALI RACE on Facebook and twitter for first come first served offers and event updates.

About the Awards

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

The 2011 Na Pali Race Awards will be held at the Kekaha Neighborhood Center following the races starting from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm on Sunday August 7, 2011. All contestants are included in the reservation, but for those not paddling and still wanting to join in on the great food and fun at the celebration, dinner tickets are available at the complimentary price of $10 per person and can be purchased online at the page.

Dukes Kauai will be serving up the buffet style grinds along with Kona Brewing Company staff keeping the Longboard Lager ice cold, and providing the keg tapped beverages throughout the awards event. There will also be non-alcoholic refreshments from Tambor Acai, vitaminwater, smartwater, and Kona Red throughout the evening, and all day long at the start and finish lines of race-course. The Chad Pa Band will be performing music at the Na Pali Race Awards, with Hawaiian and local style hits all evening long.

Tentative schedule for serving food and announcing winners will be from 5:30pm -7:30 pm. The Paddle for the Pali donation drawing winners will be announced after the Grand Prize race winners.

Please note that reservations for dinner tickets must be made before race entry deadlines on Sunday July 31, 2011, with limited tickets available at the door.

The Kekaha Neighborhood Center is located at:
8130 Elepaio Road,
Kekaha, HI 96752

Look for signs coming from both directions on highway; you won’t miss it.