Stand Up Paddle Surfing Venice with RRD 27th June 2010


RRD International in collaboration with Nissan and the CITY OF VENICE and participation of INVENICE a.s.d. AICS and Remiera Settemari Venezia is really proud to announce to the family and the world a new incoming great event:

RRD-NISSAN Surfin’ Venice

This is an event that aims to bring at least 100 SUP boards to paddle in the historic waters of the canals of Venice and become a Classic Meeting of the movement SUP in Italy and worldwide.


Try to imagine 100 SUP departing from Piazzale Tronchetto and paddling along the Grand Canal, accompanied by the crews of the Venetian rowing on historical boats, among a bustle of gondolas, boats and TAXI motor boats of various kinds.


8:00 Meeting and registration at Piazzale Tronchetto

9:00 – 11:30 Parade along the Grand Canal with SUP boards to Campo S. Biasio

10:30 – 16:00 SUP tests and lesson in Campo San Biasio

Invitational regatta boards Stand Up (Paddleboards)

15:00 Race

17:00 Prize giving and closing ceremony

The event program includes an early morning meeting at Piazzale Tronchetto for 100 lucky riders who will have the honour to participate in the parade. The parade then will glide along the Grand Canal to Piazza San Marco and continue until you reach the village set up in Riva San Biagio, near the channel leading to the historic Venetian Arsenal.

During the Invitational race boards Stand Up (Paddleboards) , 20 professional riders will compete on boards RRD SUP11 before the island of St. George, right in front of Piazza S. Marco.

Registration fee is 20€ and includes: personal insurance, participation in the parade on the Grand Canal with its own SUP board accompanied by traditional Venetian rowing boat, lunch buffet at Campo Arsenale, an exclusive lycra RRD created specially for the event.

For information and registration:

For hotels reservations