YOLO Board hosted first SUP race of season

May 1, 2009

yolo 9 female teams and 14 male teams competed

YOLO Board kicked off of their 2009 YOLO Board Stand-Up Paddle Series race event on Thursday, April 30th on beautiful Oyster Lake in Santa Rosa Beach.

Male and female division four-member teams will compete in a series of five races that will take place monthly at various locations throughout Walton County as race paddlers vie for the champion title “2009 YOLO Board Cup Series” to be awarded after the final race in August.

Tentative future race dates (weather permitting) are:   May 21, June 19, July 23 and August 13; additional race locations to be announced soon.

A one time race entry fee is $140 per team.  Complimentary 2009 signature race series t-shirts are be provided for each participating team member and YOLO boards will be available for use at each race event.

For more information visit www.YOLOBoard.com.  All events are free and open to the public.

Here are results from race #1 of the YOLO SUP series:

Ladies Results:
1- On the Coast Magazine
2- Balance Health Studio
3- Kitty Hawk Kites “Piranahs”
4- Big Daddy’s Bike Shop “Bun’s in the Sun”
5- Team “Unbalanced”
6- Amavida Coffee
7- World Six Botique
8- Camp Watercolors
9- Team “Always Boarding, Never Boring”

Mens Results:
1- South Walton Lifeguards (Black)
2- Destin Lifeguards
3- South Walton Lifeguards (Gold)
4- Destin Health & Fitness
5- Billabong
6- Wells Fargo Advisors
7- Meyer Skimboards
8- New Orchard Group
9- Sunset Beach Service
10- Team Laser Awesome!
11- Sandestin
12- Tops’l
13- Copy Systems
14- Jambone