May 5th, 2012
The 3rd Annual Na Pali SUP and Paddleboard Race will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2012.
The Na Pali Race is a 17-mile long distance paddleboard/stand-up paddleboard (SUP)/OC race along Kauai’s breathtaking norther coast: the Na Pali. This coastline includes the highly protected Kalalau Valley, a sacred place on Hawaii’s oldest inhabited island. The magnitude of Na Pali’s towering 4000 foot tall convoluted cliffs, and the magnificent beauty of this restricted coastline can only be appreciated from the ocean. There is no more satisfying way to experience this adventure than …
August 14th, 2011
Here are some photos of the event taken by North Shore Kauai photographer Jane Vogel. For more shots please visit northshoregirlsphotos.com
If you have photos from the event and are willing to share please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, stay tuned to NAPALIRACE.COM for more updates and video clips soon to come.
August 9th, 2011
NA PALI RACE 2011 RESULTS LINK
(Click link above for better view)
Download PDF HERE
August 6th, 2011
The wind report says 17-21 knots winds for the race on Sunday. We are going to watch conditions and if winds look like they are going to back off drastically we will start up to one hour earlier. As of now here is the schedule:
10:30 am Start
Surfboard SUP Race
Fund Run Paddle for the Pali Divisions
11:00 am Start
Fun Run Paddle for the Pali
12:00 noon Start
Race Class Solo Divisions
July 24th, 2011
Please let us know if you plan on coming from Oahu. We have two trailer possibilities and are looking for participants to fill these spaces.
Trailer would leave Oahu Monday the 1st of August and return the following Monday the 8th of August, the day after the Na Pali Race.
We are double checking rates but from first estimate it looks to be about $100 round trip. Let us confirm first.
July 19th, 2011
Na Pali Race Fundraiser
All paddlers and community members are invited to support the Na Pali Coast ‘Ohana in our charity portion of the Na Pali Coast SUP & Paddleboard Race.
The Na Pali Coast ‘Ohana is a grass roots non-profit foundation dedicated to the preservation of the cultural and natural resources of the Na Pali Coast State Park, Kaua’i, Hawaii.
The Na Pali Race fundraiser is open for contribution until the event’s finish on August 7, 2011 where the grand prize donation-drawing winner will be announced at the awards celebration. We will …
July 18th, 2011
The first annual event saw 57 enthusiastic participants line up for what seems will soon become a Kaua’i tradition. The Na Pali Race is a SUP and paddled board event that crosses down and along the Na Pali Coast from Haena Beach Park on Kauai’s North Shore and finishes at Polihale State Beach on Kauai’s Westside. The Na Pali Race is designed to be an elite paddleboard race as well as fun run style charity event inviting all ocean enthusiasts to join in on the downwind fun. Not as easy …
June 15th, 2011
Hanalei, Kauai (May 11, 2011) — The second-annual race for Stand Up Paddlers and Prone Paddlers along the Na Pali Coast on Kauai, Hawaii is set to take place Sunday August 7, 2011.
Known for its sheer beauty, rugged coastline, white beaches, turquoise waters, tall vertical cliffs, caves, waterfalls and tunnels Kauai’s Na Pali coast makes for a once-in-a-lifetime venue for this unique paddling race. With its bevy of breathtaking landmarks, The Na Pali Race will prove to be an experience no competitor will soon forget.
The 17-mile race begins at the …