World’s best to compete for Carolina Cup in fast growing watersport
Wrightsville Beach, NC - The biggest names in standup paddleboarding (SUP) are traveling from around the world to compete for the Carolina Cup in Wrightsville Beach, April 25-28, (2013) at Blockade Runner Beach Resort.
Two-time Men's World Champion Danny Ching from California, European Champion Eric Terrien from France, two-time Women's World Champion Candice Appleby from California, Gold Medal Olympian Larry Cain from Canada, and ten-time Molokai World Champion Jamie Mitchell from Australia are on the roster.
"One family participating in the Carolina Cup this year has both Mom and Dad in the Elite Graveyard race (13 miles), one child in the Harboro Island race (3.5 miles) and their other child in the Sea Turtle race. They should get a special family award." From John Beausang, Co-Chair of the Carolina Cup and Owner of DistressedMullet.com.
Meet the Alderman family, Don, Jenny, Dylan and Jack, in our photo collection below.
The Carolina Cup is presented by Wrightsville Beach Paddle Club.