Funds raised at Paddle 4 Cancer will benefit Athletes for Cancer's Survivorship Program, which you can view in the video above. Individuals can fundraise for the event and the cause ON THIS PAGE and are not required to race or participate in actual event-day activities. This event is open to ALL levels of paddlers. Anyone can DONATE NOW.
Registered Events: All athletes must register to participate in the paddling events. Registration will be available the day of the event, but the registration fees will increase by $10 Thursday, August 30.
ALL ATHLETES that register for 2 or more events get great swag including Dakine backpacks and Paddle 4 Cancer t-shirts! Check out the swag here. And, you do not need to be an athlete to get the swag bags! Just register and select "Event Supporter".
- Beginner Standup Paddling (SUP) Clinic
- Individual Races: Beginner (1 mile), Short (3.5 miles) and Distance (About 7.5 miles), open to all paddling vessels -- SUP, Prone, Kayak, OC 1
- 4-Person Team Standup Paddling (SUP) Relay
- Full Contact Standup Paddling (SUP) Contest - So fun!!
- Kids' Race (Ages 6-13) - FREE
- Standup paddleboard & Paddle demos all day
- Food, Full Sail Beer Garden
- SUP BARK Custom Board Race Board RAFFLE!
- Kialoa Paddle RAFFLE!
- Athletes' Choice RAFFLE!
Board Rentals & Demos:
Paddlers (all levels) can rent boards from Gorge Performance 503-246-6646 or eNRG Kayaking 503-772-1122, both of which will deliver the board to the event and return it back to the shop at the end of the day for you. Both of these shops are supporters of Paddle 4 Cancer, donating funds raised from board rentals back to Athletes 4 Cancer.
There will be demos available at the event, but with limited availability. To ensure you have a board to paddle for the day, please reserve a board package at one of the retail shops above.
Raffle: Win a BARK 12’6″ Custom Race Standup Paddleboard and more!
Fundraise & Send someone to camp!
You can also fundraise prior to Paddle for Cancer to help raise money for Athletes for Cancer's Koru Survivorship Program and send someone deeply impacted by cancer to camp. Fundraising rewards top fundraisers with prizes such as SUP paddles, standup paddleboards, and more!!
If you can't participate or fundraise, please consider making a donation here. Thank you for your generosity and support! Funds raised at Paddle 4 Cancer will benefit Athletes for Cancer’s Survivorship Program. Learn more from their video: http://vimeo.com/35530624