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As a part of the action-packed stoke fest that the APP World Tour has in store for the NY SUP Open 09/15-09/23 by day, plan your  evenings while the Tour is in town for these key highlights in night life and athlete gatherings.  Here’s where to go & who you will meet on the APP World Tour’s social calendar for Long Beach.  YOU are ALL invited!

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It’s all smiles as we head into the NY SUP Open with world class athletes like Nicole Paccelli in the house for a week of stand up paddle racing, surfing and night life with the APP World Tour.

Monday, Sept. 17th at the Allegria Hotel in Long Beach: 

In a VIP Special Invitation event, the APP World Tour hosts its Opening Night party in a red carpet occasion at The Allegria Hotel at 80 West Broadway in Long Beach. 

The event welcomes athletes and special guests to the renowned Allegria Hotel to gather in preparation for a great week ahead. Featuring Red Bull Cocktails, the Opening Night bash will include World Champion athletes Kai Lenny, Michael Booth, Terrene Black, Candice Appleby and Ryan Funk.

APP World Tour CEO Tristan Boxford will welcome the crowd and ramp up the excitement by introducing the world class talent that has arrived in New York to perform on Long Beach this week in front of the Hurley Surf Club powered by Skudin Surf.

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APP World Tour CEO Tristan Boxford with APP athletes Michael Booth (2018 London SUP Open overall winner), Kai Lenny (2018 London SUP Open Sprints winner) and Mo Freitas (2018 overall bad ass athlete & lethal weapon). Photo by: Evelyn O’Doherty

Thursday, Sept. 20th at The Beach House in Long Beach:

On Thursday, September 20th the APP World Tour and Hurley partner up to create a special night:  Hurley Night at The Beach House at 906 West Beech St., Long Beach, NY.

The evening includes a special appearance by APP World Tour and Champion athlete Kai Lenny who will speak of his recent World Championship run at the WSL World Title and his passion & interest in the innovation of stand up paddling.

The event will feature explosively popular Red Bull Cocktails and include passed apps for participants.  Hope to see you there on Thursday!

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Meet Kai Lenny at the Hurley Surf Night at The Beach House in Long Beach, NY!

Friday, Sept. 21st at JJ Coopers, Long Beach

Meet and Greet the Pros Friday night, September 21st, at JJ Coopers at 124 West Park Ave, Long Beach, NY (516) 431-3133.

JJ Coopers is renowned for its locally grown produce, fresh caught seafood and farm-raised meats.  In a special, intimate gathering we will share time with the greatest athletes of our time, talking story and trading tidbits of wisdom before the weekend’s finale.  A special night for all involved.

Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Ted’s Fishing Station, Point Lookout, NY

THIS is one after-party you DO NOT want to miss!  As a THANK YOU for all who participate in our Surf for All Paddle with the Pros downwinder, Skudin Surf is hosting an epic after party at Ted’s Fishing Station at 143 Bayside Drive, Point Lookout, NY (516) 431-4193.

This special event, a fundraising paddle for children with special needs, includes a 5.5 pleasure paddle with some of the APP’s top athletes including Travis Grant and Michael Booth, from Riverside Drive and the Hurley Surf Club in Long Beach, NY to Ted’s Station Restaurant in Lookout Point.  Participants will be shuttled back to the launch at Ted’s Fishing Station where Live Music, Open Bar and a “Big Roast & Buffet” by PieCraft.

Launch for downwinder is at 4PM at Ted’s (143 Bayside Drive, Point Lookout NY).  From there we will tour the coastline to the site of the APP World Tour’s SUP Surfing competition at the Hurley Surf Club (1 Riverside Drive, Long Beach NY) where we will be shuttled back to Ted’s Fishing Station to an epic after-party that the Skudin crew promises to be all-time fantastic.

You can register for the downwinder OR just the after-party.  ALL proceeds benefit Surf for All, a weekly Skudin Surf camp that specializes in children with special needs.

After-after party at The Point Ale House & Grill   at 70 Lido Blvd, Point Lookout, NY (516) 442-2402

Kids NEED more nonprofit organizations dedicated to enhancing the lives of children, families and adults coping with cancer and life-threatening illness. These are our true heroes! Photo by Bob Barkow

Sunday, Sept. 23rd at Minnesota’s LB in Long Beach, NY

A closing party not to be missed.  Join APP Tour athletes and staff at Minnesota’s, Long Beach: at 959 West Beech St, Long Beach NY (516) 431-0280 for a night of video highlights, review and story telling to wrap up a fantastic week at the NY SUP Open, 2nd stop on the 2018 APP World Tour!

This closing party plus Red Bull after-party will be the stuff of legends as we can all let our hair down and celebrate a fantastic week of SUP.

Say goodbye to the friends made, shake hands with the athletes, talk story to make memories and celebrate the end of an exciting week in Long Beach & NYC.  APP World Tour athletes will recount their rounds and swap stories about the Race around the Statue of Liberty.  Pro Amateur and Amateur athletes are welcome to join in!  Relive the stoke and celebrate the success of the professional sport of stand up paddling in this night on the docks to remember.

Hope to see you there!  We want to celebrate YOU.

Written by:  Evelyn O’Doherty                  Online Editor / APP World Tour



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