Donner Lake

Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series Opener

TRUCKEE, California – The 2017 Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series officially kicks off with the Series Opener, the ‘Donner Lake Race’ on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.

The first of a three-event series, the Donner Lake Race is open to all paddling craft and welcomes participants of all ability levels, from the recreational paddler to the SUP elite racer.

On-line registration is $65.  Race day registration starts at 7:30 am and is $80, *cash or check only.

For registration and more information, visit Eventbrite here.

The race starts at 9am from the West End Beach (Pavilion area) in a 5-mile race around the shoreline of Donner Lake. The start/finish area is open to spectators and will include a festive atmosphere and free demos provided by Willard’s Sport Shop, and the Sports Hub.

The Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series, is presented by the Lake Tahoe Paddleboard Association (LTPA), features three events throughout the summer and fall, #1 Donner Lake Race on May 27th, #2 Waterman’s Paddle Jam on July 15th, and #3 Fall Classic on September 10th.

The Tahoe Cup Paddle Racing Series is made possible by the following sponsors:  Nature’s Bakery, North Lake Tahoe Resort Association, Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce, Standup Paddle Magazine,  Tahoe Paddle & Oar, Waterman’s Landing, South Tahoe Standup Paddle, Ferrari’s Crown Resort, Jason’s Beachside Grill, Vita Coco, MTI, Truckee Tahoe Medical Group, Tahoe TV/Lake Tahoe Visitor Channel, Willard’s Sport Shop- Tahoe City, Sawyer Paddles and Oars, Sports Hub-Truckee.