Coming October 4, 2014. The world’s largest Stand-Up-Paddle event. The Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle will be held at Salt Creek Beach, in Southern California. This is a new and larger venue for this expanding event allowing for several challenging races, 300 exhibitors, and plenty of room for spectators. Events include an Elite Race of 4.33 miles which includes a short sand run, an Open Age-Group Race of 4 miles, a Long Distance Race of 10 miles, an SUP Relay, and a Kid’s Course. Two days of SUP-filled events and the latest and greatest gear for SUP enthusiasts!