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Lake Tahoe SUP Race Thunderbird 8-Miler
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Lake Tahoe SUP Race Thunderbird 8-Miler

Standup paddleboarding is all fun and games when you’re cruising around your local lake, but it’s a hell of a lot harder competing in an all-out race. It’s a good idea to break into the sport on flat water, which is one of the reasons the Lake Tahoe Thunderbird 8-Miler is a great place to start. That, and the unbelievable scenery. Just don’t fall in — the lake’s waters are beautiful, but frigid, averaging just 59 degrees in June.

When: June 10, 2017

Where: Incline Village, NV