Sunday October 6th 2019 McNears Beach, San Rafael, Ca
The 9th Annual Battle of The Bay is returning to our roots. The site of the first ever Battle of the Bay at McNears Beach in San Rafael California. Warm weather and the perfect mixture of protected and exposed race courses make this the perfect race for first time racers and elite athletes alike.
Once again this year the event will be supporting Ocean of Hope. Every year since its founding the Battle of the Bay has partnered with groups that raise awareness and support issues affecting our health and the health of our environment. This year we take another solid whack at cancer by working with Ocean of Hope.
The Battle of the Bay is an official APP/WPA World SUP Tour qualifying event where many of the world’s top male and female competitors in standup paddleboard racing will be challenging their skills and testing their mettle.
The Battle of the Bay from its beginning has been about bringing like-minded watersport enthusiast of all skill levels and ages together in a family fun environment and treated to arguably one of the most scenic locations in the world.Racing is in Outrigger Canoe, SUP, Prone, and Surfski divisions.
We look forward to seeing you here to once again share the simple pleasure of being on the water, laughter and smiles among friends old and new and creating lasting memories.