M270 Endurance Open Paddle – June 13


South Beach South Haven

M270 Endurance
Open Paddle

2019
JUNE

13-19


Alden Depot Park


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Event Information

This is a 270 mile endurance paddle to raise awareness of veteran and first responder suicide

  • We will paddle out of South Haven, MI to Alden Depot Park & Museum in Alden, MI
  • We will kick off at 5:30AM with prayer and the national anthem Performed by Erika Rose, an Army Veteran
  • We will paddle out of South Haven at 6:00AM on the 13th of July
  • You can paddle 1 mile or the whole 270 miles
  • We strive to create a strong culture – one of support, encouragement, and inclusiveness
  • A steady pace of 3.2 MPH or faster will need to be maintained in order to complete all 270 miles in time
  • We are one team, therefore, we will all paddle in the same division regardless of age, sex, board, boat etc…
  • Each day will be broken into 6-hour sections
  • The course goes along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan
  • Leash and PFD required and enforced
  • Transportation, food, and lodging are not provided

M270 Daily Schedule

This schedule may change depending wind and weather conditions. Please check live updates.

  • DAY 1 (Approximately 47 miles)
    • South Haven to Grand Haven (Wet Mitten Surf Shop)
  • DAY 2 (Approximately 48 miles)
    • Grand Haven (Wet Mitten Surf Shop) to Silver Lake State Park
  • DAY 3 (Approximately 48 miles)
    • Silver Lake State Park to Manistee State Park
  • DAY 4 (Approximately 44 miles)
    • Manistee State Park to Empire 
  • DAY 5 (Approximately 43 miles)
    • Empire to Leelanau State Park
  • DAY 6 (Approximately 40 miles)
    • Leelanau State Park to Alden Depot Park & Museum

Registration

IF YOU DO NOT PRE-REGISTER, make sure you SHOW UP EARLY enough to register prior to our 6AM start time. If you would like to join us mid paddle, we will have a GPS tracker on board. You will be able to track us in real time from the Event Day Live page. We just ask that you register before paddling out.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL PADDLERS!

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Event Information

This is a 270 mile endurance paddle to raise awareness of veteran and first responder suicide

  • We will paddle out of South Haven, MI to Alden Depot Park & Museum in Alden, MI
  • We will kick off at 5:30AM with prayer and the national anthem Performed by Erika Rose, an Army Veteran
  • We will paddle out of South Haven at 6:00AM on the 13th of July
  • You can paddle 1 mile or the whole 270 miles
  • We strive to create a strong culture – one of support, encouragement, and inclusiveness
  • A steady pace of 3.2 MPH or faster will need to be maintained in order to complete all 270 miles in time
  • We are one team, therefore, we will all paddle in the same division regardless of age, sex, board, boat etc…
  • Each day will be broken into 6-hour sections
  • The course goes along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan
  • Leash and PFD required and enforced
  • Transportation, food, and lodging are not provided

M270 Daily Schedule

  • This schedule may change depending wind and weather conditions. Please check live updates.

    • DAY 1 (Approximately 47 miles)
      • South Haven to Grand Haven (Wet Mitten Surf Shop)
    • DAY 2 (Approximately 48 miles)
      • Grand Haven (Wet Mitten Surf Shop) to Silver Lake State Park
    • DAY 3 (Approximately 48 miles)
      • Silver Lake State Park to Manistee State Park
    • DAY 4 (Approximately 44 miles)
      • Manistee State Park to Empire 
    • DAY 5 (Approximately 43 miles)
      • Empire to Leelanau State Park
    • DAY 6 (Approximately 40 miles)
      • Leelanau State Park to Alden Depot Park & Museum


M270 LIVE UPDATES

Join us on the water


Help 4THE22 provide

Registration

IF YOU DO NOT PRE-REGISTER, make sure you SHOW UP EARLY enough to register prior to our 6AM start time. If you would like to join us mid paddle, we will have a GPS tracker on board. You will be able to track us in real time from the Event Day Live page. We just ask that you register before paddling out.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL PADDLERS!

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Weekend in Manistee – July 5-7


1st Street Beach Manistee

Weekend in Manistee

2019
JULY

5-7


1st Street Beach Manistee

Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

  • We are stoked to be a part of the Manistee National Forest Festival
  • 4THE22 is providing Stand Up Paddle lessons
  • All ages welcome
  • Each lesson is 45 minutes
  • Lessons start each hour on the hour
  • Availability is from 12 PM to 7 PM July 5th, 6th, and 7th, with the final lesson ending at 8 PM

Cost

Suggested donation of $30 with 100% of the proceeds given to 4THE22.

Registration

To sign up for a lesson, come to our booth and speak with a team leader. Each time slot has 10 boards available first come first serve. A waiver is required for all participants.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL LESSONS!

Equipment

Equipment including paddle board, paddle, life jacket, and leash are provided as part of the lesson.

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THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

  • We are stoked to be a part of the Manistee National Forest Festival
  • 4THE22 is providing Stand Up Paddle lessons
  • All ages welcome
  • Each lesson is 45 minutes
  • Lessons start each hour on the hour
  • Availability is from 12 PM to 7 PM July 5th, 6th, and 7th, with the final lesson ending at 8 PM

Cost

Suggested donation of $30 with 100% of the proceeds given to 4THE22.

Stand Up Paddle Lessons
Registration

To sign up for a lesson, come to our booth and speak with a team leader. Each time slot has 10 boards available first come first serve. A waiver is required for all participants.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL LESSONS!

Equipment

Equipment including paddle board, paddle, life jacket, and leash are provided as part of the lesson.

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Monthly Paddle – July 1


Van Buren State Park

Monthly
Beach / Paddle
Day

2019
JULY

1


Van Buren State Park

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event

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Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event will be held on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be doing paddle boarding lessons,
beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for all veterans and first responders of any age, to
come and get involved and get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love, or possibly find something
new. We are Partnering with Team RWB to make these events happen. 

Registration

To join us on the water or in our other activities, we have to make the lawyers happy by having you register. Thanks for helping us keep them from sleepless nights!

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL ACTIVITIES!

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THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event will be held on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be doing paddle boarding lessons,beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for all veterans and first responders of any age, to come and get involved and get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love, or possibly find something new. We are Partnering with Team RWB to make these events happen. 

4THE22 would love to see you at this
event

Join us on the water



Registration
To join us on the water or in our other activities, we have to make the lawyers happy by having you register. Thanks for helping us keep them from sleepless nights! REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL ACTIVITIES!

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Monthly Paddle – June 3


Van Buren State Park

Monthly
Beach / Paddle
Day

2019
JUNE

3


Van Buren State Park

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event

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Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event will be held on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be doing paddle boarding lessons,
beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for all veterans and first responders of any age, to
come and get involved and get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love, or possibly find something
new. We are Partnering with Team RWB to make these events happen. 

Registration

To join us on the water or in our other activities, we have to make the lawyers happy by having you register. Thanks for helping us keep them from sleepless nights!

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL ACTIVITIES!

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Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event will be held on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be doing paddle boarding lessons,beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for all veterans and first responders of any age, to come and get involved and get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love, or possibly find something new. We are Partnering with Team RWB to make these events happen. 

4THE22 would love to see you at this
event

Join us on the water



Registration
To join us on the water or in our other activities, we have to make the lawyers happy by having you register. Thanks for helping us keep them from sleepless nights! REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL ACTIVITIES!

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Downwind Paddle Series 1st Race – June 1


Van Buren State Park

DOWNWIND
PADDLE SERIES
1st Race

2019
JUNE

1


Van Buren State Park


EVENT DAY LIVE UPDATES

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event

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Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

  • We will meet at Van Buren State Park at 2:00PM for race signups and the race brief.
  • The Direction and start time of the race will be chosen on the morning of the race to optimize the conditions for a fast, fun, challenging race. 
  • This will be a modified downwind course. With the option of a buoy course hinging on conditions. 
  • Race will start between 3:00PM and 5:00PM weather dependent
  • Race length will be 5 miles
  • Water Start
  • Course along the shoreline of Lake Michigan
  • Leash and PFD (personal flotation device) required and enforced
  • Recreational passport is required. You can purchase one for $16 for the whole year to be used at any state park.
  • Please contact us with any additional questions using info@4the22.life

Men’s and Women’s Devisions

  • Unlimited (over 14′)
  • 14′
  • 12’6″
  • Surf Style (12’2″ and under)
  • Prone
  • Recreational Kayak
  • Sea Kayak
  • High Performance Kayak

Registration

IF YOU DO NOT PRE-REGISTER, make sure you SHOW UP EARLY enough to register prior to our 3pm start time. All check-ins should take place before 2:45PM.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL PADDLERS!

Need a Board?

If you are in need of a paddle board, arrangements can be made prior to race day. We have a suggested donation of $30 to utilize a board, paddle, leash, PFD. All of the donated proceeds will go toward getting our Heroes on the water and bringing balance to their lives! Please contact us for details.

(limited availability/ first come first serve)

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THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

  • We will meet at Van Buren State Park at 2:00PM for race signups and the race brief.
  • The Direction and start time of the race will be chosen on the morning of the race to optimize the conditions for a fast, fun, challenging race. 
  • This will be a modified downwind course. With the option of a buoy course hinging on conditions. 
  • Race will start between 3:00PM and 5:00PM weather dependent
  • Race length will be 5 miles
  • Water Start
  • Course along the shoreline of Lake Michigan
  • Leash and PFD (personal flotation device) required and enforced
  • Recreational passport is required. You can purchase one for $16 for the whole year to be used at any state park.
  • Please contact us with any additional questions using info@4the22.life

Men’s and Women’s Divisions

  • Unlimited (over 14′)
  • 14′
  • 12’6″
  • Surf Style (12’2″ and under)
  • Prone
  • Recreational Kayak
  • Sea Kayak
  • High Performance Kayak


EVENT DAY LIVE UPDATES

4THE22 would love to see you at this
event

Join us on the water



Registration

IF YOU DO NOT PRE-REGISTER, make sure you SHOW UP EARLY enough to register prior to our 3pm start time. All check-ins should take place before 2:45PM.

REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY FOR ALL PADDLERS!

Need a Board?

If you are in need of a paddle board, arrangements can be made prior to race day. We have a suggested donation of $30 to utilize a board, paddle, leash, PFD. All of donated proceeds will go toward getting our Heroes on the water and bringing balance to their lives! Please contact us for details.

(limited availability/ first come first serve)

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2019 Kickoff Beach/Paddle Day/Concert – May 27


Van Buren State Park

2019 Kickoff
Beach / Paddle
Day / Concert

May

27


Van Buren State Park

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event

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Event Information

THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event is open to the public. Please come, bring your friends, veterans, and first responders as we join together to bring balance to life.

Our 2019 Kickoff will be held at the pavilion and on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be paddling, playing beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for people of any age to come, get involved, get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love or possibly find something new.

Come join us anytime from 1-10 PM. 

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THIS EVENT IS WEATHER DEPENDENT

This event is open to the public. Please come, bring your friends, veterans, and first responders as we join together to bring balance to life.

Our 2019 Kickoff will be held at the pavilion and on the beach. There will be food, live music, and we will be paddling, playing beach volleyball, art, yoga etc… It’s going to be a big hang out for people of any age to come, get involved, get to know people and hopefully get back into what they love or possibly find something new.

Come join us anytime from 1-10 PM. 

4THE22 would love to see you at this
event

Join us on the water



Registration
To join us on the water or in our other activities, we have to make the lawyers happy by having you register. Thanks for helping us keep them from sleepless nights! REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL ACTIVITIES!

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