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The Carolina Cup


The 2019 Carolina CUP

April 24 - 28th, 2019

Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

The Carolina Cup is one of the most iconic SUP race event in the world. Nine years running, it draws some of the worlds top talents in racing and surfing to this beach town on the east coast. Professional clinics precedes the race weekend so you can get your training before testing it out with the crowd. There’s a little something for everyone: 3.5 mile rec race, 6.5 mile flat water race, and the dreaded 13 mile graveyard elite race. Over 900 paddlers come and compete for the race in 2016, it is touted to be one of the biggest and most competitive SUP race in the world.

Selected team members from Mike’s Paddle will be attending this prestigious event: Shannon McDowell, Carey Bond, Mike Wang, Shirley Heinemann and Chris Churilo. Look for us in the results!

Earlier Event: April 6
Paddle & Party: Season Opener
Later Event: May 2
Sunset Paddle & Party