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The Wrightsville Beach Museum and Carolina Paddleboard Co.
welcome participants to the Hobie & Salt Life SUP Surf Pro-Am on April 16th & 17th 2016. Held at the beautiful Oceanic/Crystal Pier, the event will be a spectator-friendly, world-class event. This 2nd annual event is the largest Stand Up Paddle Surf Prize Purse on the East Coast with the potential for $8000* in the Pro Divisions. Locals will also be vying for the coveted Carolina BAMF Award. This award is open to Carolina locals (SC, NC) entering the pro division against some of the world's best. The amateur competition will also be awarded prizes and includes divisions for Groms (under 14), open 15-49, and Master's (50+). Lastly, bringing the pros to the same heats as the joes will be the Longboard SUP Division. This open division will be judged on longboard style maneuvers and will count towards the Newkirk All-Waterman Award. The Longboard SUP Division has a purse of $1,000 and the Newkirk has a $500 prize.