TRUCKEE, California – The 2015 Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series officially kicks off on Memorial Day weekend with the Series Opener, the ‘Donner Lake Race’ on Saturday, May 23rd.
The first of a three-event series, the Donner Lake Race is open to all paddling craft and welcomes participants of all ability levels, from the recreational paddler to the SUP elite racer.
On-line registration is recommended for this event. Race day registration starts at 8:00 am.
For registration and more information, visit www.tahoecup.org
The race starts at 9am from the West End Beach (Pavilion area) in a 5-mile race around the shoreline of Donner Lake. The start/finish area is open to spectators and will include a festive atmosphere and free demos provided by Surftech and Willard’s Sport Shop, Tahoe City.
The Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series, is presented by the Lake Tahoe Paddleboard Association (LTPA), features three events throughout the summer and fall – the Donner Lake Race on May 23rd, the Jam From The Dam on July 11th, and the Tahoe Fall Classic on September 13th.
The Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series is made possible by the following sponsors: Nature’s Bakery, North Lake Tahoe Resort Association, Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce, SUP Magazine, Surftech, Tahoe Paddle & Oar, Waterman’s Landing, South Tahoe Standup Paddle, Ferrari’s Crown Resort, Jason’s Beachside Grill, Vita Coco, MTI, Truckee Tahoe Medical Group, Tahoe TV/Lake Tahoe Visitor Channel, Willard’s Sport Shop, Sawyer Paddles and Oars, Whole Foods, Sports Hub, Truckee.