Maui Jim Majors Ocean Racing Series

March 24 to August 4, 2019

Maui Jim is proud to announce the Maui Jim Ocean Racing Series (“MaJORS”). The 2019 event series includes four Hawaiian islands (Kauai, O’ahu, Molokai and Maui) and The Gorge, Washington-Oregon spanning six months. The MaJORS brings ten of the Pacific's top ocean racing events under the Maui Jim banner and consists of a unique blend of Hawai‘i’s unique and traditional ocean disciplines including swimming, one-person and six-person outrigger canoe, surfski, stand up paddleboard and prone paddleboard.

Experiences of Hawaii - Hawaii Tourism Authority
Maui Jim

Maui Jim Oahu Coastal Relay (OCR)

March 24 2019

The OCR features a 32-mile, 2-person coastal relay of various race craft but is dominated by O’ahu’s top outrigger paddlers on a spectator-friendly course around the spectacular southeastern coast of Oahu. This event began in 1995 and is expected to attract around 200 participants.

Maui to Molokai (M2M)

Maui to Molokai (M2M) (Maui Paddling Hui)

April 13 2019

This classic Pailolo channel race is from Maui (DT Fleming Beach Park) to Kaunakakai, Molokai. The 26 mile open ocean race offers some of the best downwind surfing conditions in the state of not the word. A must do for serious downwind paddlers.

Maui Jim

Maui Jim Kauai World Challenge (KWC)

May 11 2019

First held in 2002, the KWC is a 34-mile 2-person coastal relay traversing Kauai’s wild and scenic southeast side. Spectator friendly viewing areas are found at designated relay transitions in Kapaa Ballpark (race start), Hanamaulu Beach Park, Kalapaki Beach, Poipu Beach Park, and the Salt Pond (finish line). The KWC is anticipated to attract over 125 of Hawai‘i’s top Outrigger paddlers.

Maui Jim

Maui Jim Molokai Challenge (MJMC)

May 26 2019

The MJMC is estimated to attract nearly 100 elite paddlers from around the world. The Molokai Challenge began in 1977 and is the longest running channel race in Hawai‘i, with a course spanning 32-miles across the Kaiwi Channel. The MJMC is the Superbowl of competitive surfski paddling and is a true test of endurance and perseverance, as participants must navigate the often-unpredictable channel weather conditions and currents.

Hawaii Paddleboard

Hawaii Paddleboard Championship

June 22 2019

The Maui Jim Paddleboard Race honors Duke's legacy in a 10 mile paddle race starting in Hawaii Kai and finishing in Waikiki. This event is steeped in history as a traditional paddleboard race that has evolved with the growth of SUP and OC-1.

Maui to Molokai Challenge (M2MC)

Maui to Molokai Challenge (M2MC) Molokai Holokai

June 29 - 30 2019

The Molokai Holokai is a 2-day festival. The race line up includes the Maui 2 Molokai Challenge (Sat) and the Molokai 4 Molokai on Sunday.

Da Hui Paddle Race

Da Hui Paddle Race

July 4 - 4 2019

Da Hui is hosting the largest paddle board race in the world with nearly 500 entrants racing the beautiful North Shore of Oahu. The race has a short course (Sunset tp Waimea) and a long course (Turtle Bay to Waimea) passing many major surf sites and finishing at the iconic Waimea Bay.

The Gorge Outrigger Race

The Gorge Outrigger Race

July 13 - 14 2019

Aloha! Welcome. The Gorge Outrigger Canoe Race is a 2 day paddling event featuring races, clinics and camping. Paddlers gather from British Columbia, Washington, Oregon and California to celebrate the culture of canoe paddling and years of friendship. Hosted by Waterwalker in the beautiful town of Stevenson, WA. 2017 marked our 20th Anniversary and our goal was to make a memorable event. Join us July 14th 2018!

Maui Jim

Maui Jim South Shore Classic- CANCELLED FOR 2019*

July 1 2020

**CANCELLED FOR 2019** The South Shore Classic is an all ages ocean swim race in Waikiki. The course is designed to maximize spectator viewing from Queens Beach and the Kapahulu Groin, Waikiki. The SSC is anticipated to attract over 200 of the top ocean swimmers from around the state and offers spectacular nearshore swimming with lots of course strategy, clear water and reef scenery.

Maui Jim

Maui Jim Na Pali Race

August 10 2019

Na Pali Race is a Stand Up Paddleboard, Prone Paddleboard, OC-1, OC-2, Surfski, and Sailing Canoe race. The 17-mile downwind race course is from Haena Beach Park, around Na Pali Coast, finishing at Polihale State Beach Park. The Na Pali Race is an unforgettable paddling experience where this unique venue can be the ultimate downwind run.

Maui Jim Majors Ocean Shootout Logo

Maui Jim Ocean Shootout
Cancelled for 2019

The Maui Jim Ocean Shootout is off for 2019. 

We had a blast at the 2017 Maui Jim Ocean Shootout.
Congratulations to Michaelangelo Muchlongername & Pam Smith!

Check out our Facebook page for photos and details.

Maui Jim Majors

Ready for a challenge?
Find out more details