Stand Up Paddle Race & World Paddle Championships Annnounced

The 3rd Annual SUP Mexico-Mike Doyle Los Cabos Classic Stand Up Paddle Race & Hennessey's World Paddle Championships is taking place on Nov. 2-4, at beautiful Palmilla Beach in Los Cabos.
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Sept. 6, 2012 - PRLog -- After the overwhelming success of 2011’s Los Cabos Classic SUP Mexico – Mike Doyle Stand Up Paddle Race, Hennessey’s World Paddle Championships has joined forces with that event in 2012 for what is sure to be an action packed and very exciting weekend benefiting the  Campamento Tortuguero Don Manuel Orantes (Cabo Tortugas), a turtle monitoring and hatchling release program.  Professionals from around the world have been competing in the Hennessey’s SUP & Paddle Board racing series in order to qualify for the World Paddle Championships.

The event will take place November 2 – 4, 2012, at the beautiful, Palmilla Beach in Los Cabos.  

The weekend races will include the Los Cabos Classic races (the regular annual event) that are open to amateurs, the 11-mile Point-to-Point race (P2P), a four-mile course race, and the extremely popular Relay Race, which consists of four people per team, one of whom must be female.

Other events will include the opening ceremonies, a live DJ, a turtle release, a kid’s clinic hosted by SUP pros, a beach concert, food & beverages, tequila tastings, SUP demos, closing ceremonies and the final festivities at the new Don Sanchez Restaurant. The final party will include up to four hours of bar and food service with a photo booth and a live DJ.

Beverages for the weekend will be provided by Yellow Tail, Clase Azul Tequila, Alecran Tequila, Peligroso Tequila and Tecate Beers.  Food will be provided by Don Sanchez Restaurant and Habaneros Restaurant (both owned by celebrity chef Tadd Chapman).  Royal Solaris is the hosting hotel for the event and is offering special packages for racers and spectators attending the event.  Alaska Airlines is also offering a special travel rate for the event for people flying between Southern California and Los Cabos.

The official event organizers are SUP Mexico, Bliss Events Los Cabos, Hennessey’s and Hobie. The presenting sponsors are Snell Real Estate and Del Mar Development (for the 3rd year running). ( is a media sponsor for the event.

This promises to be a weekend full of fun with activities to suit all ages and genders, raising money for a worthwhile cause, and in one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, Los Cabos.  For more information, visit Facebook/SUP Mexico, Facebook/SUP Mexico—Los Cabos Classic; Twitter @supmexico; go to or  Race Director Alfredo Salafranca can be contacted at; event organizer Kym Kuharski can be contacted at,, (, media sponsor for this event, is a comprehensive online source of first-hand travel information for the Baja California Peninsula, supported by a full-service tour operator staffed by Baja locals (“Baja Travel Savants”). offers Baja travelers expert advice about local restaurants, hotels and vacation rentals as well as guides, maps and articles about events, sports and activities.  Bilingual customer support, information and sales assistance is available seven days a week, 365 days a year.
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