NEW YEAR'S CHALLENGE

This race would not be possible without partnership with our sponsors. Please show your appreciation by supporting our race sponsors.


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http://www.kialoa.com

KIALOA Paddles make beautiful, innovative, handmade paddles produced in the USA since 1991.  Our line of paddles includes outrigger racing canoe paddles, stand up paddle boarding paddles, and dragon boat paddles.  Whether you appreciate the beauty of a natural hand shaped wood paddle or the cutting edge in carbon and composite performance paddles, KIALOA will provide you with the equipment you need.


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http://www.outerescape.com

We work with the best outdoor gear brands and experts. Our team knows the business of outdoor adventure. Our mission is to give amazing quality, value, and insight to the best outdoor gear experience possible


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http://www.contour.com

Contour, formerly known as VholdR, is a market leader in hands-free video cameras and adventure storytelling tools that enable modern day explorers to tell their stories of action, adventure and travel through video. Leading the way in making action video easy to shoot and share, Contour is dedicated to creating simple tools that enable hands-free capture and effortless sharing of video online with the world.


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http://www.seattlesportsco.com

Over 25 years of time-tested design and craftsmanship has made Seattle Sports what it is today. We are dedicated to providing superior paddling, camping, and bike gear for outdoor enthusiasts all over the world. The outdoor industry has grown and evolved rapidly over the years, and Seattle Sports continues to be at the forefront of gear technology and design.


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http://www.perfectwave.com

Your NW Surf resource.
Meet with Bobby at PerfectWave Surf Shop and discuss how your board will be shaped and crafted especially for you. While you're here, browse our selection of boards, accessories and gear.


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http://www.rivierapaddlesurf.com

Riviera Paddlesurf was born from a family's love of SUP surfing. Established in coastal Southern California 2007 as the leading brand exclusive to creating Stand Up Paddle specific products only, Riviera Paddlesurf is still family owned and operated.


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http://www.canoekayak.com

Backed by 38 years of experience, Canoe & Kayak magazine is the world's leading paddlesports publication. We keep it simple: Live, breathe, paddle. In oceans and lakes, in the surf and down the river. We provide the techniques, destinations, videos, photos and stories that inspire you to get on the water. Our collective readership constitutes the largest group of paddlers anywhere on the planet.


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http://www.salmonbaypaddle.com

Salmon Bay Paddle is all about helping you get out and safely enjoy time on the water in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. We’re dedicated to building community among paddlers, whether you like to participate in races or just want to enjoy a peaceful recreational paddle.


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http://www.hawaiigeneralstore.net

The online shopper's paradise for both locals and fans of Hawaii. Kona coffee, music, aloha shirts, macadamia nuts, gifts.


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http://www.kayakersgocoastal.net

Here's a little bit about Rhonda Schwab's mission statement: "Provide an enthusiastic, supportive, and positive learning atmosphere in which every client has the opportunity to develop their kayaking skills in a safe and fun environment.  As well as a passion and excitement for restoring damaged kayaks to their original appearance, color, and performance using my artist abilities, to achieve a quality repair."



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http://m2soutfitters.com

Mountain to Sound Outfitters is a locally owned and operated specialty gear shop located in West Seattle… if you are into playing outdoors in the mountains, or on the water, you have found your specialty gear shop.


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http://www.kayakacademy.com

In 1991 George Gronseth established the Kayak Academy to fill the need for lessons that exceed the industry standards. The Kayak Academy quickly earned a reputation for providing the best lessons available, from beginning to advanced. We were the first kayak school to offer High Wind Training, River Kayak Cross Training for sea kayakers, and in N. America the first to offer instruction on Greenland paddling technique and rudder-free sea kayaking technique.


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http://www.issaquahpaddlesports.com

Located on the south end of Lake Sammamish, Issaquah Paddle Sports offers the public guided tours, kid's camp, events, lessons, and rentals


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http://snapdragondesign.com

SNAP DRAGON DESIGN is proud to be more than a designer and manufacturer of kayak accessories. We are avid participants in the worldwide sport of kayaking. Our distinctive designs arise from personal experience as well as through feedback from our customers. We seek to improve performance and comfort with the latest construction features and materials.


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http://www.kayakalki.com

We specialize in guided sea kayak tours exploring the natural & human history of Puget Sound. We also offer a range of rental options to help you enjoy Alki beach and Elliott Bay – including stand up paddle boards, quad and inline skates, longboards, bicycles and fishing boat rentals!


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http://www.espressorepair.com

Since 1986, Home Espresso Repair has helped more than 30,000 espresso lovers keep their machines working right for them. We repair most semi-automatic espresso machines and even provide tips to prevent future damage.


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