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Board shipping:

Maui to Kauai drop off boards Friday July 27, 2018 Young Bros Kahului 7 am

Oahu to Kauai board shipping drop off boards Sunday July 29, 2018 12-4 pm Hawaii Kai M2O event finish line or Monday July 30, 2018 7 am Young Bros. Honolulu


Regular entry fee open now till Sunday July 22 , 2018 11:59 pm for $114.58 solo, $78.13 per person for 3 person teams and $88.54. for OC-2 per person

Last minute entry will have a late fee.

Sign ups taken online only

Schedule 2018

Kalihikai (Anini) to the east of the boat ramp pavilions 1 and 2.
8 am- 10 am check in for SUP,  Prone Paddleboard, and Fun Runs who have a start line in Haena.
8 am – 11 am check in for OC-1, OC-2, Surfski who start at Anini.
9 am – 10 am Opening Ceremony Pule with Na Pali Coast ‘Ohana.
10 am All SUP, Paddleboard, and Fun Run participants who have Haena start board onto event hired escort boats or private escort boats and head to Haena. These participants will then prepare equipment and reset for the start of their race.
11:15 am – 11:30 am Haena Start estimated run 2-5 hours 17 miles
11 am start Anini for OC-1, OC-2, surfski estimate run 3-5 hours 24.5 miles
All participants must pass 12 mile Miloli’i point by 4 pm or will be asked to get in escort boat.
4:30 – 5 pm Finish line wrap Polihale Everyone please do not block any traffic in the parking lot or any roads at Polihale.
5:30 pm- 8 pm Awards, food , drink Kekaha Neighborhood Center
8 pm Shuttle back to airport and back north leaves Kekaha Neighborhood Center
More Notes: please read
Haena Start line entrants who have tickets on our event escort boats need to bring equipment to Hanalei Surf School tomorrow Thursday 8/2/18 at 5 pm.
Hanalei Surf School
5-5080 A. Kuhio, Hwy.
Hanalei, HI 96714
(If you are a SUP team or have your own private escort boat you do not bring equipment to us.)
You will meet up with your equipment in Haena on race day to start your course in Haena.
All canoe participants who are hiring our round trip shuttle service need to bring canoes to start line as we will travel with no trailers on the morning of the event. All equipment that we are taking care of need to either get to start or get into our hands before Saturday. Email us if you have hired shuttle service and need to get your canoe to start line. We can trailer canoes on the return trip back from Polihale.
*Inter-island board shipping and caddy service includes trailering of equipment but not passengers.
*Race day shuttle service includes both passenger and equipment transportation on race day.
*Event hired escort boat to Haena start line gets your equipment to Haena before the race, and gets each participant who has booked this service a ride to meet their equipment for the Haena start line, but does not include other services.
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Everyone please be safe and look to for one another. Make sure equipment is on proper condition.

Board Return Shipping:

Boards ship back to Oahu Tuesday August 7, 2018 7 am.

Boards available Oahu Thursday August 9, 2018.

All participants who used our round trip trailer service are required to meet at young bros on Oahu at (time TBA) to retrieve their equipment.

Alternate event date: TBA

The only reason for event cancellation would be a circumstance such as a natural disaster or other unpredicted event that would not allow us to run. Also if ocean conditions are determined to be unsafe for the event a new date will be announced. Typically during this time of year conditions are ideal for the Na Pali.


One Response to “Schedule”

  1. margaretwright says:

    hi evan

    looking to purchase a large and xlarge tshirt. are there any available from the race? i was in the race with cqrol arreola.



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