Midwest Standup Paddle Festival 2012
3500 Bishops Bay Drive, Middleton, Wisconsin
For a complete rundown of the weekend's events, go to the Midwest Standup Paddle Festival website.
Madison's PaddleBoard Specialists is sponsoring the second Annual Midwest Standup Paddle Festival, which will feature lessons, clinics, demonstrations and races suitable for all ability levels from beginners to advanced paddlers.
Standup Paddleboarding is an ancient Hawaiian sport in which the paddler stands on a large surfboard with a long paddle. Net proceeds from the event will benefit American Family Children's Hospital.
The event runs from Friday, July 13, through Sunday, July 15.