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SUP The Lough 2012

Saturday 21st July 2012 (This Event is Over)

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Venue : Lough Shore Marina, Antrim

LOUGH NEAGH WAS MADE FOR STAND UP PADDLING

SUP (Stand Up Paddle Boarding) is coming to Antrim's Lough Shore Marina in July!

Eye Feel Good Outdoors is hosting the first ever combined dedicated SUP Festival and Competition Event on the Island of Ireland.

This is the 2nd in the ISA SUP 2012 tour, ISA approved.

The event has attracted competitors from Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales.

Our aim is to promote the local SUP culture and raise money for charity.

ENTRY DETAILS

Entry is a donation of 30 for 1 race, 40 for 2 races and 50 for all races.

The Monies raised will be donated to Eye Feel Good, RNLI and Lough Neagh Rescue

Registration is between 9am and 10am at the Eye Feel Good Office on Saturday Morning.

Races will be

  • 18km Marathon Men's and Women's, Elite boards up to 12'6 and Crossover boards up to 12'
  • 10km Senior Open Marathon. Over 40 board size up to 14'
  • 4.5km Technical Men's and Women's, Elite boards up to 12'6 and Crossover boards up to 12'
  • 1km Sprint Men's and Women's, Elite boards up to 12'6 and Crossover boards up to 12'
  • Children's race under 16 TBC

Prizes include Stand Up paddle Boards, Carbon Fibre Paddles and SUP clothing... much more prizes to be won.

Follow Facebook for more details and keep up to date with information and advice.

Schedule is planned but will be confirmed on the day allowing for weather conditions.

After Party will be Saturday night at the Store House.

PROMO VIDEO

View the promotion video on Youtube

AIMS

The main aims of this event:

  • To raise money for Cancer, RNLI and Lough Neagh Rescue
  • To raise awareness and promote SUP in Ireland
  • To hold a SUP event for everyone to meet and greet.

JOIN THE FESTIVAL ON FACEBOOK

We have a facebook page dedicated to SUP The Lough.

Come on over to facebook and stay in touch with the latest information about the festival.

http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/SUP-the-Lough-Festival/369468966400088

SPONSORS AND TRADERS

We are looking for sponsors for the festival. We need help with prizes and competitor packs.

Please get in touch with us if you can help.

If you are a trader please get in touch with us or contact Richard on 07877857220.

SUP The Lough 2012

FESTIVAL LOCATION AND FACILITIES

The festival will be held at Antrim Lough Shore Marina.

The Lough Shore Marina is situated on the northern shore of Lough Neagh. The marina is 5 minutes from Antrim Town and 10 minutes from Belfast International Airport.

There are a range of local hotels, B&Bs and guest houses. There is also an excellent onsite camping and caravan park at the festival site.


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SUP The Lough 2012