RM 5, 12/F HEWLETT CENTRE,
54 HOI YUEN ROAD,
KWUN TONG,
KOWLOON,
HONG KONG S.A.R.
CHINA

© 2018 by Hong Kong Stand Up Paddle Board Association. | All Rights Reserved

presents

THE 5TH HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL

SUP CHAMPIONSHIP

2019 AUG 18

Time: 7:45 am to 5 pm
 

Important announcement:

The Venue of the 5th International SUP Championship has changed to:

 

Kau Sai Chau, Sai Kung
Meeting Point: Sha Ha Beach, Sai Kung

2 stars regional race

KEY INFORMATION

Registration fee


1) Participate for one category only


18km Elite Race: HK$700

6km Short Course Race: HK$500
1.5km Novice SUP Race: HK$400
200m Sprint Race: HK$250

2) Participate for two categories:

Additional HK$100 for the second category (the one with lower price)

3) Participate for three categories:

Additional HK$100 for the third category(the one with lower price)

Additional Information Regarding Fee

  • Fee includes Insurance, Lunch, Racer pack, Racer T-shirt, First-Aid Service.

  • If you have participated in AST- Hong Kong, you will get 100HKD discount on the entry fee.

4) Entry Fee of Audience: 400HKD/pax
Include lunch, Round trip boat to and from Kau Sai Chau to Sha Ha Beach, Watch the race from the boat

BOARD RENTAL

1) Professional Race Board (SIC, ONE, Naish, etc):

$1000-1500 HKD

2) HKSUPBA Green Hard Top (Heavy-Weighted):

$200 HKD

3)Inflatable SUP Rental(Naish, SIC, Molokai, etc):

$200 HKD

Additional Information Regarding Fee

  • Quantify of the boards are limited. First Come First Serve.

RACE CATEGORIES

200m Sprint Race

Board Type:14 Feet or below SUP

Whatzsup 6km Short Course Race

Board Type:14 Feet or below SUP
Cut Off Time: 90mins

MVISION Elite 18km Distance Race

Board Type:14 Feet or below SUP
Cut Off Time: 180mins


1.5km iSUP Novice Race
Board Type: 14 Feet or below Inflatable SUP
Cut Off Time: 30 mins

Additional Information Regarding Fee

  • Athletes who fail to complete the race beyond the time limit are defined as “Did Not Finish” (DNF), and safety boat will then take you to the finish area.

  • HKSUPBA reserves the right to cancel the group or category if there is less than 3 participants.

RACE GROUPS

Men Open

[Participants of any age]

Women Open 

[Participants of any age]

O35 Men 

[Within 2019, participants’ age should be 35 and older​]

O35 Women 

[Within 2019, participants’ age should be 35 and older​]

Youth U18 Boys 

[Within 2019, participants’ age should be under 18]

Youth U18 Girls​ 

[Within 2019, participants’ age should be under 18]

RACE SCHEDULE

RACE MAPS

RACE VENUE

Important announcement:

The Venue of the 5th International SUP Championship has changed to:

 

Kau Sai Chau, Sai Kung.

Meeting Point: Sha Ha Beach, Sai Kung

transportation

Option1 :Taxi(4-5seated) /Gogo Van (5seated)


Directly from HK International Airport to Sha Ha Beach,Saikung.

Estimated price =USD$50
 

Taxi is convience in Hong Kong. Call no. +852 2729 6600 (Can speak English)

Option 2: Special Van


Please contact race@hksupba.com if you would like special Van/car arrangement for your team.

Option 3: Public Transport
Transportation to Sha Ha Beach 西貢沙下沙灘的交通方法

By taxi : from Sai Kung to the Victoria Recreation Club, Sai Kung.

 (5分鐘或步行20分鐘)。

By 299X Bus: From Sha Tin Station to Tai Wan, then walk 8mins to Sha Ha Beach. 299X

(20分鐘一班): 沙田港鐵站至大環,步行8分鐘至沙下海灘。

By 101M mini bus: Hang Hau MTR to Sai Kung Town, walk 15mins to Sha Ha Beach.

101M: 坑口地鐵站至西貢市中心,步行15分鐘至沙下海灘。

By 1Amini bus: Choi Hung MTR to Sai Kung Town, walk 15mins to Sha Ha Beach.

1A小巴: 彩虹地鐵站至西貢市中心,步行15分鐘至沙下海灘。

 

PRIZE MONEY

HKSUPBA Supports Gender Equality

SPONSORED CASH PRIZE

All cash money is in Hong Kong Dollar

Top three winners of all category and groups will receive medals.

Total prize money will be HKD86,000

Top 3 men and women (Regardless of Open or O35) will get the prize money.

MVISION 18KM Elite Race

Men Champion $20,000

Women Champion $20,000

Men 1st Runner-Up $10,000

Women 1st Runner-Up $10,000

Men 2nd Runner-Up $5,000

Women 2nd Runner-Up $5,000


 

Whatzsup 6KM Short-Course Race

Men Champion $5,000

Women Champion $5,000

Men 1st Runner-Up $2,000

Women 1st Runner-Up $2,000

Men 2nd Runner-Up $1,000

Women 2nd Runner-Up $1000

 

SPONSORS

TITLE SPONSOR

ORGANIZER

co-ORGANIZER

Brand/ Company Cooperation & Sponsorship:

We are looking for brand cooperation and sponsors, if you’re interested, please send e-mail to race@hksupba.com

OFFICIAL SPONSORS

Suggested Accommodation

1) The Pier Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Price Range: ~$186-256USD/room per night
Distance from Airport: 46.5km, 50mins ride
Distance from the race venue: 3.9km, 8mins ride
Address: No.9 Pak Sha Wan Street Sai Kung, Hong Kong

2) Hotel COZi Harbour View

Price Range: ~$92-156USD/room per night
Distance from Airport: 40.4km, 50mins ride
Distance from the race venue: 16.6km, 25mins ride


Address: 163 Wai Yip Street (Ngau Tau Kok MTR Station Exit A), Kowloon East, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
觀塘偉業街163號(牛頭角港鐵站A出口), 九龍東, 香港, 香港 Tel.:37668668

Free shuttle Pick Up from Kowloon station
From Airport, Take Airport Express to Kowloon station (30mins)
Free Shuttle Directly from Kowloon Station to Hotel (Hotel COZi Harbour View)


Time slot:
Everyday:
A. 12:00
B. 17:00

Time Schefule from Hotel to Kowloon Station, Check out: 12:00
A.11:40
B.16:40

Hotel Free Shuttle Time Table:
https://www.hotelcozi.com/files/photo_album_photo/attachment/1039/Shuttle%20Bus.pdf

Note:
-24 seated van
-It takes 20mins for the ride.

3) Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong Kowloon East


Price Range: ~$93-117USD/room per night
Distance from Airport: 45.1km, 50mins ride
Distance from the race venue: 12.9km, 20mins ride


Address: Tower 4, 3 Tong Tak Street Tseung Kwan, Kowloon East, Hong Kong

4) Regal Riverside Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Price Range: ~$129-194USD/room per night
Distance from Airport: 34.8km, 32mins ride
Distance from the race venue: 21.1km, 30mins ride


Address: 麗豪酒店 沙田大涌橋路34-36號

payment methods

1) Bank transaction:

Please direct full amount deposit to Bank of China (Hong Kong)

Limited. Account No. HKD: 012-818-1-022092-5. Payable to "Hong Kong Stand Up Paddle Board Association Limited", and send the transaction receipt to race@hksupba.com.

2) Crossed Bank Cheque:

Please made crossed cheque payable to “HONG KONG STAND UP PADDLE BOARD ASSOCIATION LIMITED“. Write down your name & contact number on the back of the cheque. Cheque should be mailed to Rm 5, 12/F., Hewlett Centre, No. 54 Hoi Yuen Road, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong.

3) PayPal:

For online application, an additional 5% service charged will be applied using

Staff will contact you via email within 3 working days after registration.

Adverse Weather Arrangement

The race will be cancelled or postsponed if:

Tropical storm warning signal No. 3 or above or a red or black rainstorm warning was hoisted by HK Observatory departmentat at or after 05:30 am on race day.

Therefore, participants of the race are highly recommended to check the weather forecast from Hong Kong Observatory one night before the competition or at 5:30am on the race day.  

 

The race organizer will update the latest infomation on its facebook page, but it is not responsible to inform participants that the race is cancelled/ postsponed due to afore mentioned weather condition.

If bad weather conditions occur during the races, the General Assembly has the right to decide whether to cancel the event according to the prevailing weather conditions.