Saturday 22nd September 2018
Del Monte Beach: Del Monte Ave, Monterey, United States
The Monterey Beach SportsFest on September 22 and 23, 2018is a two-day festival celebrating the ocean lifestyle on Monterey’s Del Monte Beach, nestled between downtown Monterey and the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Participants and spectators will be inspired to care for the ocean as they directly connect to it through the athletic events in and adjacent to the sea, and through interaction with the educational and conservation resources available at our two-day “Healthy People, Healthy Oceans” Expo.
o 2-Person Beach Volleyball
o .5-Mile, 1-Mile And 2.5-Mile Open-Water Swims
o The Bruckner Chase Challenge - Combination of all 3 distances (.5-Mile, 1-Mile And 2.5-Mile Open-Water Swims)
o The “Ikaika” Challenge (Swim 450 yards, 100 squats, Run 1 mile, 100 Push-ups, Run 1 mile, 100 Crunches)
o The Mini "Ikaika" Challenge (Swim 250 yards, 50 squats, Run 1/2 mile, 50 Push-ups, Run 1/2 mile, 50 Crunches)
o The "Ikaika" Challenge Relay- 450 yard swim, 100 squats, 1 mile run, 100 push-ups, 1 mile run, 100 crunches - Teams of 2-3 people
o Stand Up Paddle and Prone Paddle Race 2 mile and 6 mile - Stock and SUP
o Waterman Challenge and Waterman Challenge super (Swim/Prone/SUP)
o Kayak 2 and 6 mile race
o Ikaika Tire Flipping, Push-up, or Pull-up Contest Individual or Combination of all 3 events.
In addition, there is a two-day Expo featuring booths celebrating the oceans as well as human wellness. Event highlights also include food trucks and beach activities including beach yoga, kayak, paddleboard demonstrations and MUCH MORE!
Monterey Beach SportsFest
484 Washington St. B424, Monterey