Coastal Paddle Co. is offering a chance to win a YOLO Board Original standup paddleboard, valued at $1,485, at the Second Annual Five Flags Paddleboard Classic this Saturday, April 20, at The Grand Marlin on Pensacola Beach.
Proceeds will benefit The Eagle Fund of the Andrews Institute Foundation which, according to a news release, helps provide wounded warriors from all branches of American military services access to the highest quality of care possible so that they may successfully return to service and to life.
Tickets are $20 each and are available for purchase at Coastal Paddle Company’s Gulf Breeze retail location at 314 Gulf Breeze Parkway or onsite at the Five Flags Paddleboard Classic. The drawing will be held at the awards ceremony following the race. The 12-foot YOLO Board Original is an all-around recreation board suitable for beginners to advanced paddlers and designed for all water conditions. The board includes a sea turtle graphic introduced in 2013. Raffle ticket holders are not required to participate in the race and are not required to be present at the time of the drawing.
The Second Annual Five Flags Paddleboard Classic includes a 1-mile race, a 3-mile race and a 1-mile kids’ race (for children 12 and younger). The event begins at 9 a.m. with onsite registration starting at 8 a.m. For race participants, pre-registration through Thursday, April 18, is $35 per person; race day registration is $40 per person. Registration includes race entry, a signature event t-shirt and lunch, but t-shirts can only be guaranteed to those who pre-register and will be on a first-come, first-served basis to those who register the day of the event. Register in person at Coastal Paddle Company or online at Active.com: www.active.com/water-sports/pensacola-beach-fl/2nd-annual-five-flags-paddleboard-classic-2013.