Downwind paddlers.

It has been great to see you all out. We wanted to take this opportunity to give you a series update. We are truly looking forward to our final event on June 22.  Let the winds continue to blow.

June 22 Registration here – https://www.gorgedownwindchamps.com/vortexpaddlecenter

 

Volunteers needed for June 22nd.  Only together can we continue this series. Put your friends and family to work 😊

We need to fill the following positions.

  1. 3 Registration help and Timers - Arrive at 8:30am. Expect to be done at 2:00pm

    1. Help with race check-in

    2. you will call out race numbers, and manually write down finish order.

    3. Carter will be manning the Paddle Guru at the computer

 

  1. 2 Taco / Burrito Masters Arrive 9:00am.   Done by 2:00

    1. Help setup Taco area

  2. 3 Event Setup

    1. Arrive 8:00am and help us set up the Registration area

  3. 1 finish Line photographer

    1. You will use the Event camera at the finish line with a big telephoto lens.

 

Sponsors Needed – give us a shout or toss us any leads. This series will need a handful more sponsors to continue in 2020.

As a sponsor, expect to get extensive brand coverage in our hundreds of photos all year long. Help us make history.

Race Photos Here – There are some spectacular photos in these. Please poke thru them, Tag and share as you like.

 

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 - Pre Race Swell City – Bellingham

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 – SKI

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 – OC

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 – SUP

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 - OC Finish

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 - SKI Finish

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 - SUP Finish

Vortex Paddle Series Race 2 - Pre Race

 

Point and Raffle Tickets

These earned and scored by division only (Gender, Craft, Age Group), not over all. You must be top 3 in your division to earn points/Tickets. Final raffle for the bigger schwag items, Hawaii Tickets and Gorge Downwind Champs Entries will be done within a week of race 3.

A division needs just 1 person to be active. For the Series. All races are tallied the same. Nobody bumps up or down.

  • Gorge Entries Raffle will be drawn for each Race as well as Series winners (must attend 2 races to be eligible)

  • Hawaii Air Ticket Raffle is only for Total (must attend 2 races to be eligible)

  • All raffle drawn on June 22nd. You do not need to be present for the Main prizes.

 

(if you see any issues, give us a shout)