Ready to Paddle, Hydro Foil or Sail Maui's North Shore? | BLUESMITHS Paddle Imua 2017

With just two weeks until the Bluesmiths Paddle Imua Maliko Downwind Race, it's time to sign-up and get ready for action!

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Key Facts For Bluesmiths Paddle Imua 2017

Race Date: Saturday May 6, 2017

Registration: Online Registration at closes May 6th, 2017.  Entries will be accepted at Maliko Gulch on race day, May 6, 2017.  Only cash and check will be accepted at Maliko.

  • Online early Registration $50
  • Race Day Registration $70
  • All entry fees will directly benefit the Camp Imua Program!

The Course: Maliko Gulch to Kahului Harbor, 9 miles

Eligibility: Open to men and women of all ages. Racers under 18-years of age must have their parent/legal guardian sign their waiver and liabilities form. We reserve the right to refuse participation to entrants for any reason we deem necessary.

Categories: SUP, OC1, OC2, OC6, Prone Paddleboards and Surf Skis. Experimental Hydro Foil SUP and Laser Sailboat classes.

More Information at:


Bluesmiths Paddle Imua Maliko Run Poster 2017

Sonni Honscheid Paddle Imua 2017

Outrigger Canoe Bluesmiths Paddle Imua Maui Hawaii

Mahalo to all the sponsors:
Zevenbergen Capital Investments
Nuestro Futuro Foundation
Maui Jim
Aloha Mixed Plate
Global Aquatics Hawaii
Deep Relief // Peak Performance
Hawaiian Canoe Club
Maui Brewing Co
Minit Medical
Goodfellow Bros. Inc.
Elite Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine
Old Lahaina Luau
Paddle Imua
Bluesmiths Crafted Waterwear

Sizing Guide


Condition: Measure ones body without the weight or bulk of clothes that may affect dimensions.

Height Target: Physical height.

Weight Target: Physical weight.

Chest Target (Men): Chest dimension at widest point, measured over peak of pectoral and lat muscles.

Chest Target (Women): Chest dimension at widest point, on Women usually measured at peak of bust.

Waist Target: Actual true waist dimension (the narrowest part of the torso, above the high hip bone, above where one normally

wears the waist of one's pants).

Full Hip Target: At the widest point of the low hips, at the fullest point of the seat or buttocks.

Inseam Target: With the pant snugged firmly into the crotch, from the center seam of the crotch, measure down along the leg,

past the ankle bone, to the floor, standing with feet at shoulder width.