IMPERIAL BEACH SURF DOG - 8.10.19

Get stoked! It's time for the most adorable surf event of the year . . .The Imperial Beach Surf Dog Competition, where fearless surFUR dogs will jump on their boards and hang 20!  The Imperial Beach event is the original surf dog competition. Check out the action adjacent to the Imperial Beach Pier, where more than 60 dogs are expected to participate in this family friendly event, which raises funds for the San Diego Humane Society.

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EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday, AUGUST 9 | 2019

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM – “Barks, Brews & Bites PAWty” @10 Barrel Brewing Co., 1501 E St.

San Diego, CA 92101

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10 | 2019

  • 8:00 AM – Check-In Opens

  • 8:00 AM – 1 PM – SurFUR Expo

  • 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Surf Dog Competition

  • 2:30 PM – Awards Ceremony

    Times approximate and subject to change.

CHARITY PARTNER

Partial event proceeds and all fundraising will benefit the San Diego Humane Society.

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friday night kick off!

Join us at the our first “Barks, Brews and Bites Kick off Pawty at 10 Barrel on Friday night! Enjoy photo opps, interactive stations, doggy samples, live music and of course great beer and bites!

RSVP here

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RULES

INDIVIDUAL DOG HEATS:

Individual surFURS will compete in either Weight-Based or Shredder heats

  • Weight-Based - Includes both Handler-Launched and Owner-Launched surFURS

    • Owner and handler categories will surf together in weight-based heats in prelim rounds and in the finals they will be separated into owner or handler heats.

  • Shredder - Advanced surFURs that are owner-launched.

TANDEM HEATS:

  • Dog/Dog Surf (2+ dogs)

  • Dog/Human Surf

LIVE SCORING

LiveHeats is the most advanced competition management and live scoring platform, used and trusted by 250 surf, skate, snow, BMX, and wake event organisers around the world. Watch real-time surf dog scores HERE.

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TRAVEL

DIRECTIONS/PARKING
Imperial Beach Pier / Portwood Pier Plaza
10 Evergreen Ave.
Imperial Beach, CA 9193
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Directions From I-5 South:

  • Exit on Palm Avenue

  • Turn right and continue down Palm Avenue

  • Turn left at Seacoast Drive

We recommend you drop surFURS, surfboards, family, chairs, etc. at our handy Surfboard Valet, at the corner of Evergreen & Seacoast (look for sign)   

PARKING

Please off-load quickly then go park.  Free street parking near the Pier is available on a first come-basis. There are also two pay lots fairly close:

  • On Palm and Seacoast. Fees are $2 for the entire day.

  • Park and raise funds for Mar Vista High Water Polo at Imperial Blvd.& Seacoast. $20.

REGISTRATION

The Imperial Beach Surf Dog Competition registration is limited, and will close on August 4!   No late registrations will be accepted!

Registration includes:

  • Collectors t-shirt

  • Pawticipation Medal