Maui Jim Ocean Shootout - $50,000 in prize - Say what!!! June 3rd and 4th.
The MaJORS will culminate in the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout (MJOS). Offering a newly upped $50,000 prize purse the LARGEST PRIZE PURSE IN THE WORLD of its kind, the MJOS is recognized as the premier ocean racing event in the world. The Maui Jim Ocean Shootout offers 2 days of lifeguard-style ocean sprints in a wide variety of racing craft and may be the only event in the world to provide the participants will all the equipment as part of the entry. MJOS is in its third year and is anticipated to draw over 100 participants, beautiful Kaanapali
More about The Maui Jim Ocean Shootout – Maui, June 3rd 2017
The third annual Maui Jim Ocean Shootout will bring together hundreds of the premier ocean sports athletes from around the world on Ka’anapali Beach in Lahaina, Maui, HI, on June 3rd 2017. Individuals and teams will compete in a unique ocean-lifeguard-style event that showcases the breadth and diversity of a wide range of international and Hawaiian-style competitive ocean sports. They are competing for $50,000 in prize money, which is one of the largest purses in the world for this type of event. The Maui Jim Ocean Shootout will offer a very intense competition for athletes in five different disciplines (swimming, paddle board, stand-up paddling (SUP), 1-person outrigger canoe, and surfski) but, it’s also a terrific experience for spectators, because Ka’anapali Beach allows them to race near the shore. The views will be spectacular, and the races will be fast, competitive and fun. Participants are encouraged to enter multiple races to accrue cumulative points, and once again, all registration fees will be donated to five local charities on Maui. Surrounding the races will be a Hawaiian beach experience in front of the official host hotel