The Maspalomas Pro 2019 Eurotour premieres European category in Playa del Inglés in San Bartolomé de Tirajana on the 24th of August
Gran Canaria will become the seat of the European paddle surf circuit with the celebration of Maspalomas Pro 2019 Eurotour on 24th of August in Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria Island. San Bartolomé de Tirajana will receive the best paddle surf riders in Europe in the Surf Race-Long Distance mode.
In its fifth edition , the Maspalomas Pro Race Eurotour is included for the first time in the international calendar of regional paddle surf events, which ensures the participation of the most outstanding athletes of the European continent. In turn, the Grancanarian test is included in the regional paddle surf circuit so it becomes one of the most important championships of Spain.
In this edition the format of the Maspalomas Pro Race 2018 is divided into categories:
Elite, Sub18, Sub16 and Amateur, with the Elite and Sub 18 categories scoring only with tables of 14 feet. The race will be held in a 15 kms marked circuit that will have an exit and finish in the area Playa de Inglés sports, at the height of the beach bar number 5, with more than 300 square meters from competition on the beach. Its layout includes different sections that will alternate the race with Surfing in waves. This makes it one of the most demanding circuits of the Eurotour 2019. The distances to be disputed are 15km for the Elite and Sub18 modalities, and 7.5km for the U16 and Amateur categories. Each of them will classify by male and female categories, except for the Elite category that will be Open.
The competition will have its nerve and administrative center in the Tipsy Hammock restaurant , on the promenade of Playa del Inglés, where competitors will perform the registration and verifications techniques on 23th of August. Maspalomas Pro 2019 will have an extra incentive for all participants with the celebration of an expression session, a competition as an exhibition as a climax to the race tests.
Maspalomas Pro 2019 Eurotour is organized by Club de SUP & Surfing
Second Reef and the Department of Tourism and Sports of the City Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. They are joined by the sponsorship Tipsy Hammock and Lopesan Hotel Group, and the collaboration of Sonocom, ONE Sup boards and Canarian Surf Federation.