London SUP Open 2018

Saturday 7th July 2018

Royal Victoria Dock: 1 Siemens Brothers Way, London, United Kingdom

Water sports


Activities

  • Open Distance Races: 7/8/18 - 10km Individual Age group/open
  • Open Distance Races: 7/8/18 - 6km Individual Age group/open
  • Open Distance Races: 7/8/18 - 3km Individual Age group/open
  • Open Distance Races: 7/8/18 - 1km Individual Age group/open
  • Open Racing Distance & Sprints (both days of racing - 7th & 8th July) - 10km distance & 300m sprints: Individual Age group/open
  • Open Racing Distance & Sprints (both days of racing - 7th & 8th July) - 6km distance & 300m sprints: Individual Age group/open
  • Open Racing Distance & Sprints (both days of racing - 7th & 8th July) - 3km distance & 300m sprints: Individual Age group/open
  • Multi-person craft team racing - Group-registration Team Sprints 7/7/18
  • Multi-person craft team racing - Group-registration Team Distance 8/7/18
  • Multi-person craft team racing - Group-registration Team (both days of competition)
  • Pro-Am Division (both days of racing - 7th & 8th July) - Pro-Am Individual Men's Distance & Sprint Racing
  • Pro-Am Division (both days of racing - 7th & 8th July) - Pro-Am Individual Women's Distance and Sprint Racing
  • Pro Division (both days of racing) - Pro Individual Men: 4.5km & 10km Distance & 300m Sprint Races
  • Pro Division (both days of racing) - Pro Individual Women: 4.5km & 10km Distance & 300m Sprint Races

Description

The iconic London SUP Open brings Stand up Paddling in all its glory and at every level to the UK's vibrant Capital City of London. This all inclusive event embraces participation at every level, from entry level to Pro, individual to team racing, both short and long courses and with no limitation on age. Music and entertainment then completes a packed weekend of fun for all the family at the dramatic venue in the Royal Docks.

The event will be live broadcast across the globe and also feature TV specials on CBS Sports, Fox Sports and many other global networks as a result of the World Champonship Tour competition taking place at the event.

So make sure not to miss out on the Summer's big event in London by registering now!

 

Event details and schedule

PROVISIONAL SCHEDULE

Saturday 7th July

  • 8am: Event Village & Athlete Check in opens
  • 8am – 9am: Yoga Session 1
  • 9am: Live Broadcast of the Pro Race from Battersea to Westminster Bridge
  • 9:30am: Amateur & Pro-Am Athlete Briefing
  • 10am: Amateur & Pro-Am Sprint Racing (Round 1 thru to Semi Finals)
  • 10am: Na Kama Kai Youth Clinic
  • 12:30pm: Youth Athlete Briefing
  • 1pm: Board Demo Area opens
  • 1pm: Youth Sprint Racing (Round 1 thru to Semi Finals)
  • 2pm: Finals of Pro-Am, Amateur & Youth Sprint Racing
  • 2:30pm: Pro Athlete Briefing
  • 3pm: Pro Sprint Racing Round 1 thru to Finals
  • 4:30pm: Team Racing Briefing
  • 5pm: Live Entertainment begins
  • 5pm: Team Racing (multi-person craft)
  • 5:30pm: Parent & Child Relay Race Briefing
  • 6pm: Parent & Child Relay Races
  • 7pm: Awards
  • 7:30pm: Foiling Exhibition
  • 9pm: Entertainment Ends

Sunday 8th July

  • 8am: Event Village & Athlete Check in opens
  • 8am: Yoga Session
  • 8:30am: Youth & Entry Level Race Briefing
  • 9am: Board Demo Area opens
  • 9am: Youth 3km & Entry Level 1km Race
  • 9:15am: Amateur Athlete Briefing
  • 10am: Amateur 10km, 6km & 3km
  • 12:15pm: Pro-Am Athlete Briefing
  • 1pm: Pro-Am 10km
  • 2:15pm: Pro Athlete Briefing
  • 3pm: Pro 10km
  • 5pm: Live Entertainment Begins
  • 5pm: Team Racing Distance Course
  • 6pm: Awards
  • 7pm: SUP Polo competition
  • 9am Entertainment Ends

ON SITE AMENITIES:

  • Board storage
  • Covered Changing facilities
  • F&B Vendors
  • Beer Garden
  • Live Entertainment (DJs, Live Commentary & Live Music) 

LOCATION INFORMATION:

  • Venue Address: 1 Siemens Brothers Way, London. E16 1GB
  • Closest Airport: London City Airport (1 mile from event site)
  • Hotels:
    • Good Hotel
    • Ibis
  • Transport:
    • By Car: Multiple Parking Lots within walking distance of venue
    • Closest Public Transport:
      • DLR:
      • Bus:
      • Emirates Cable Car
      • Tube:

MORE INFORMATION:

MEDIA:

  • Build up content and athlete profiles @appworldtour.com
  • Live broadcast of both days of competition @appworldtour.com  
  • Post Produced half hour special for global TV network partners
  • Digital content and special features @appworldtour & @citypaddlefestivals
  • For Media Enquiries, please email: info@appworldtour.com

COURSE MAPS

Please see Provisional Course Maps on the

Event Images