Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 8:00am to 1:00pm

Leadbetter Beach, Santa Barbara California, 34.4023ยฐ N, 119.6993ยฐ W
(On the sand and grassy area west of Shoreline Beach Cafe)

SWIMATHON

  • All ages can dive in (under 18 with parent permission and parent or guardian in attendance).
  • Swim check-in opens at 8:00 and closes promptly at 8:45. Be in line to register no later than 8:30. Contestants must check-in with a valid photo ID.
  • All divisions start at 9:00.
  • 500m and 1K happen simultaneously see course here.
  • Wetsuits are welcome.
  • SWIMATHON awards at 10am. Winners will receive a luxurious prize provided by Riviera Towel Company.

500 METER : WOMEN - 40 & UNDER
500 METER : WOMEN - BETTER THAN 40
500 METER : WOMEN - BETTER THAN 70
500 METER : MEN - 40 & UNDER
500 METER : MEN - BETTER THAN 40
500 METER : MEN - BETTER THAN 70
1K : WOMEN - 40 & UNDER
1K : WOMEN - BETTER THAN 40
1K : WOMEN - BETTER THAN 70
1K : MEN - 40 & UNDER
1K : MEN - BETTER THAN 40
1K : MEN - BETTER THAN 70

SUPATHON

  • BYOB - Contestants responsible for providing and transporting their boards. No on-site rentals available.
  • For safety's sake, ages 15 and above only please.
  • Check-in opens at 8:00 and closes promptly at 10:45. Be in line to register no later than 10:30 - contestants must check-in with valid photo ID.
  • Paddle Sports Center is expertly organizing Supathon and offering rental discounts at their harbor location. 
  • 1.5K paddle includes beach take-off, beach landing and sharp turns see course here.
  • Division starts are staggered, beginning at 11:00.
  • SUPATHON awards at 11:30. Winners will receive a luxurious prize provided by Riviera Towel Company.

1.5K SPRINT : 12' BOARD & UNDER - WOMEN
1.5K SPRINT : 12' BOARD & UNDER - MEN
1.5K SPRINT : OPEN TO ALL SIZE BOARDS - COED

MEGA-AQUATHON 

  • For safety's sake, ages 15 and above only please.
  • Complete the 1K swim AND the 1.5K open paddle. Please refer to SWIMATHON and SUPATHON details above.
  • Check-in opens at 8:00 and closes promptly at 8:45. Be in line to register no later than 8:30 - contestants must check-in with a valid photo ID.
  • All divisions start at 9:00.
  • Awards at 11:30. Winners will receive a luxurious prize provided by Riviera Towel Company.

MEGA-AQUATHON : WOMEN - 40 & UNDER
MEGA-AQUATHON : WOMEN - BETTER THAN 40
MEGA-AQUATHON : MEN - 40 & UNDER
MEGA-AQUATHON : MEN - BETTER THAN 40

SURFATHON for kids 14 and under

  • Surf Happens coed surf camp with games and informal surf instruction from 9am to noon.
  • Children under 7 must be accompanied by parent or guardian - tandem rides and pushes encouraged!
  • Soft-tops only. Borrow one of ours or bring your own.
  • Surf Happens instructors will create contests based on ages and ability - it's all about fun!
  • Children check-in opens at 8:00 and closes promptly at 11:00. Contestants must register in person with parent permission and parent or guardian in attendance.
  • Awards at 11:30. All registered groms receive a trophy!

Professional lifeguards will be in the water and on the beach for all events. All participants must register and provide photo ID in order to participate. Leadbetter Beach rules and regulations will be in effect during the event. 

For more information please contact
Santa Barbara Channelkeeper
714 Bond Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

TEL: (805) 563-3377     FAX: (805) 687-5635     EMAIL: morgan@sbck.org


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