Technical race


“Put the paddle to the metal”! Probably the most exciting and spectacular race of the ADRIA SUP CHALLENGE. Experience the powerful starts, exciting battles for positions at the buoy turns and breathtaking finish sprints not just for racers, but also for spectators. This is the race where tactics, skills and technique in unpredictable sea conditions forge the winners’ medals.

Race track

The start and the finish of the technical race is placed in the hearth of the beautiful new City beach of Koper. The Technical Race will follow the “Heat System” with the first heat consisting of a qualification round/heat,  quarter finals, semi finals and subsequent finals, qualification rounds 1 x 700 m (one lap), finals 2 x 700 m (two laps). Check the start and finish line on a map. The course can be adjusted at short notice due to wind and weather conditions.

When 19.5.2024

Race program will be announced later!

(Skippers’ Meeting is mandatory for participation)


Girls U16 | Boys U16
Ladies ELITE | Men ELITE
Ladies 50+ | Men 50+

If less than 5 competitors are registered in a category, these competitors are moved to the ELITE category

Race distance

First Heat and subsequent heats (quarter finals, semi finals) : approx. 1 x 700 m (one lap)
Finals: approx. 2 x 700 m (two laps)


All board types up to 14’, paddle, safety-leash, personal floating device PFD.

Price for early bird registration (until 1.5.2024)

Girls U16 | Boys U16: 30 EUR
Ladies ELITE | Men ELITE: 30 EUR
Ladies 50+ | Men 50+: 30 EUR

Price for registration (from 2.5.2024)

Girls U16 | Boys U16: 40 EUR
Ladies ELITE | Men ELITE: 40 EUR
Ladies 50+ | Men 50+: 40 EUR

Race results