Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo
Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo
Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo
Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo
Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo
Paddle for Plummer 2016 Photo

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EVENT DATE: Jul 16, 2016

DEADLINE TO GIVE: Jul 16, 2016




Please join us for the 3rd Annual Paddle for Plummer on July 16, 2016! We expect about 300 participants and spectators on our beautiful waterfront property at the Plummer Home in Salem, MA! 

This Stand Up Paddle (SUP) event will include an Elite Race (6 mile course), a Recreational Race (1.5 mile course) and a Fun Paddle (1/2 or 1 mile course). 


Presented by Werner Paddles and SUP East Coast Style, exclusive clinics with professional SUP racers Johnny O’Hara and Stephanie Shideler will take place before event day on Friday, July 15th at the Plummer Home. Limited space available! Click here to register. 


Brand new this year, SUP relay races! All event registrants get a free entry into the relay race, which will be teams of 3-4 people and an Elite paddler doing short sprints back and forth, while the crowd cheers you on. 


Also new this year, fundraising incentives! Be the first to raise $1,500 and you could earn a Rogue paddleboard! Tons of other great prizes for a variety of fundraising levels! Check out more details here.

Additional fitness events include Waterfront SpinningSunrise Land Yoga with A Fine Balance by Anna Laste, and SUP Yoga with Anneliese Brosch of Cape Ann SUP.


If fitness events aren't your thing, you can still join in on the fun by registering for the 1st ever Paddle for Plummer Bean Bag Tournament! Details here. (This event is now SOLD OUT.)


Event Day Registration Details:


*At check-in, if you're participating in a SUP race, please let us know your board class (12.6 Women; 12.6 Men; and 14 Men).


Elites (Start Time: 8:30 am)

$25 entry fee + $175 fundraising minimum, cash purse awarded for top 3 male and female paddlers in each class.


Recreational (Start Time: 8:45 am)

$25 entry fee + $175 fundraising minimum, prizes awarded


Fun Paddlers (Start Time:  9:00 am)

$25 entry fee + $175 fundraising minimum, prizes awarded


Waterfront Spinning (Start times: 7:30 (SOLD OUT), 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 am)

$25 entry fee + $50 fundraising minimum


Led by spin instructors Beth Schultz (7:30 am), Amy Livermore of Burn Marblehead (8:30 am), Sarah McCormack (9:30) and Rose Perry (10:30 am).


Sunrise Land Yoga (Start time: 6:00 am)

$30 entry fee, fundraising encouraged, not required


Led by A Fine Balance by Anna Laste.


Sunrise SUP Yoga (Start time: 6:00 am)

$30 entry fee (includes board rental), fundraising encouraged, not required


Led by Cape Ann SUP instructor Anneliese Brosch.


Registration includes: complimentary food/beverage, custom swag and entertainment. We also have a limited number of free boards available for paddlers who don't have their own board.


Event is on rain or shine unless the harbormaster cancels for safety reasons. No fees, payments or donations will be refunded in the event of cancellation.

All funds raised will support the Plummer Home.


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