Schedule of Events

May 6th 

7-9                     Pre-race Conference

Location: Good Hops, 811 Harper Ave, Carolina Beach, NC 28428

details of  race course, sign up, payment, answer questions, talk


May 7th

7:00                    Southport Shuttle meet-up at Southport Yacht Basin. Confirm your spot ASAP

7:45                    Depart Southport on Ferry To Carolina Beach. Shuttle Available . Confirm ASAP

8:15                    Arrive at Ft. Fisher aboard Ferry

8:35                    Shuttle Arrive at Carolina Beach State Park Marina

8:50                    Riders Assemble for Pre-Race Conference, REgistration, Safety Talk

*Depending on Conditions, time of race will be determined

9-10                    Advance Course Start

9:30-10:30        Beginner Course Start


Finish Line at America Fish Co. , Southport Yacht Basin

Support Boats to guide riders throughout course

Coast Guard and Brunswick County Sherriff’s Department to supervise crossing



12-4       Post Race food, beverage, and music to follow arrival of riders

Shuttle service will be provided throughout  the day, including boards and gear,

coordinated with the ferry system service time.


4:00    Last Complintary Shuttle Leaves Yatch Basin for Ferry to Ft. Fisher



All riders to meet at 8:45-ish at Carolina Beach State park, beginners and advance to look at conditions and numbers. Depending on number of elite riders, we leave vehicles there or at Ferry Terminal. Elite will depart first from CB. Beginners will head to Ft Fisher for put in. Everyone paddles to Southport, escorted by safety boats, eat, drink, pack up boards on trailers, grab ferry (s) back to CB side on as few ferries as possible. Groups can determine early or later shuttle.

Address: 1010 B Rd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428



POST-POST RACE Celebration

Good Hops Brewering

811 Harper Ave, Carolina Beach, NC 28428