The Chucktown Showdown


The Chucktown Showdown
Event Total Price (all fees shown)
Elite Race 8.5 Mile
Participant List ( 65 ) Results
Closed for online registration.
Rec/Intermediate 4 mile Race
Participant List ( 52 )
Closed for online registration.
Kids SUP Race
Participant List ( 5 )
Closed for online registration.


09/14/2013 - 09/15/2013

Time: 9:00AM


Brittlebank Park
0 Lockwood Blvd
Charleston, SC29403

Event Director Info:
Joseph McQuaid
The Chucktown Showdown
1708 Tolbert Way
Mt Pleasant, SC29466
email address

The Charleston standup paddling community presents Chucktown Showdown "Battle at the Battery" the weekend of September 13-15, benefiting the Special Olympics. There will be a 9 mile elite race, along with an intermediate race and a recreational race, with a course that highligts Charleston's historic scenery.  This is a WPA sanctioned points race.

The Race will be held at Brittlebank Park and The Marriott Hotel which is located directly across the street on Lockwood Blvd, Charleston SC

There will be an Elite Race (8.5 miles), a Recreation Race (4 miles) as well as a Kids Race.  We will also be hosting a team race and other fun activities.  More details will follow.

Packet Pick up will be Friday September 13th from 3pm to 7pm at Brittlebank Park (Weather Permitting).

Dont forget to sign up for The BIC National Championships Sunday September 15th, 2013 at James Island County Park

This is a great event that will take place Sunday after The Chucktown Showdown, Race 2 great races in 1 weekend!!!

There will be a BIC One Design Category in The Chucktown Showdown Short Course as well.  

Board Classes & Rules


WPA Rules will apply.  PFD’s must be worn or on board. Safety always comes first with fun second.


The Chucktown Showdown will feature three racing classes: Elite, Recreational and Kids. For a division to receive an award, it must have at least three racers.



8.5 Mile Course

Men and Woman Divisions

  • Unlimited (any board longer than 14')
  • 14' (any board longer than 12'6'' up to 14')
  • 12'6''  (displacement race boards 12'6'' or less) includes recreational boards
  • Outrigger (OC'1, OC'2, OC'6)
  • SurfSki
  • Over 50
  • Under 18

Recereational CLASS

4 Mile Course

Men and woman divisions

  • 12'6'' Race (displacement race boards 12'6'' or less)
  • 12'6'' Surf (any non-displacement board 12'6'' or less)
  • BIC Only Division (only those using BIC Boards)
  • Over 50
  • Under 18


  • Boys and Girls 10-13 years old
  • Boys and Girls 10 & under




World Paddle Associaton WPA Rules will apply.

PDF's must be worn or on board.

3 participates must be registered for a class for an award.


Packet Pickup:


Friday, September 13th 5pm to 8pm

The Charleston Marriott


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