If I don't have a paddleboard, can I still compete?
Yes for a variety of reasons. #1 If you are planning on racing in the 3 Mile main event race, then you don't necessarily have to compete on a paddleboard. You can compete on anything that you can paddle with your own two hands (or feet). Most people will complete the race on a paddleboard because they like to paddleboard, and if that sounds like you as well, then you will be able to reserve a board at the time that you are purchasing your ticket...
How's The Race Organized?
With a lot of careful thought and a large amount of effort. This year we are thrilled to have TKS Miami involved as our race logistics partners. 5 Mile races will launch from the Miami Yacht Club, pass around star and palm island and then it's a straight shot to the finish line.
TRAVELERS & OVERNIGHTERS
Are there any special arrangements for traveling guests?
Absolutely. First and foremost, thanks for coming, and to get straight to the point, our hospitality partner is South Beach Hotel Group and they are offering discounted rates for any guest coming in town for The Big Heart Paddle. You can take advantage of the deal by inquiring with us and asking for the promo code needed to book your stay at a discounted rate...
Does The Big Heart Paddle support any organizations other than charity: water?
Yes, The Big Heart Paddle isn't about one charity in particular, it's abour charity in general, and we support organizations that are highly ambitious and highly effective in what they do. One of the organizations that we are proud to support is Miss Miami...