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Windy City Waterman Challenge  - Skyline SUP Series 2012

Windy City Waterman Challenge - Skyline SUP Series 2012

Period: Aug 11 - Aug 11, 2012
Location: Montrose

The Windy City Waterman Challenge is part of the 2012 Skyline SUP Series, which in turn is part of the Chicago Shoreline Marathon. The Chicago Shoreline Marathon gathers the best athletes who come to compete in SUP, surfski, OC- or kayak events.

Talking about the Chicago Shoreline Marathon and the Windy City Waterman Challenge, Matt Lennert, a prestigious SUP athlete, says: "I'm so excited to be a part of making World Paddle Association SUP racing a part of the Chicago Shoreline Marathon. It's going to be great to see all these amazing paddle athletes, whether on SUP, surfski, OC- or kayak, racing up the shoreline. This is going to be an awesome event!"

The Windy City Waterman Challenge is also part of the Rwgion 10 WPA Event Series and a WPA only sanctioned event. It hosts a 3 mile SUP and Relay race as well an 8 Mile 2-Beach Race and a kids race. The kids race is officially sanctioned by the WPA. There is a also a 18 Mile Marathon for the endurance riders.

During the Windy City Waterman Challenge, the participants and spectators can also attend vendor expos and demos and stay up to date with the latest gear in industry.

The 2012 Windy City Waterman Challenge takes place on the 11th of August, at Montrose Beach in Montrose. To register for this event and find out more info, please visit the Chicago Shoreline Marathon website.