Date: Saturday, November 19, 2016 Time: 6am-2pm Location: Miami Rowing Club, Virginia Key, FL
The Nish-Pombo Paddlefest will honor the lives of local paddlers Mike Nishihara and Andres Pombo. The race will be held at Miami Rowing Club and paddlers will paddle distances ranging from 2.5-10 miles. The outrigger (OC6) course will take paddlers along Brickell Key, by Fisher Island, and around Virginia Key. The (OC1-2, SUP/SurfSKI,Prone) race will feature a recreational race of 2.5 miles and a elite race of 8.5 miles around Virginia key.
The proceeds from this year’s race will benefit SOS Save our Sisters Dragon Boat Team. Save Our Sisters (SOS) is a non-profit organization, and South Florida’s first Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Racing team.