Marine Events

Information and dates shown on this page are subject to change without notice. Not all permits issued by DOBOR throughout the State may be represented here. Events are subject to cancellation and/or modification at the discretion of DOBOR and the US Coast Guard.

Marine Event Permits grant the sponsor use of the ocean waters only, to hold the described event at the prescribed ocean water location, on the stated date and between the designated times. The permit does not entitle the holder to the exclusive use of the described location.

This page was last updated on September 19, 2017.

For a listing of events being held on Oahu’s south shore in the waters off Kewalo Basin, visit the: Kewalo Park Surfing Contest Schedule for 2017.

 

PERMITS FOR WATERS OFF O`AHU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-222   Date: August 17, 2017

Name of Event:      POINT PANIC EXPERIENCE

Event Description:   Bodysurfing Contest

Event Location:       Kakaako Park Ocean Waters – (“Point Panic”)

Dates of Event:      September 1-2, 8-9, 15-26, 22-23, 29-30, 2017 (2 day event)

Time of Event:         8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Event Sponsor:        VISSLA

 

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-228 Date Approved: August 24, 2017

Name of Event:      HASA QUALIFY EVENT

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       Kewalo Beach Park Ocean Waters – Surf spot “Straightouts”

Dates of Event:      September 23-24, 2017 (2 day event)

Time of Event:         8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-229  Date Approved: August 22, 2017

Name of Event:      NA WAHINE O KE KAI

Event Description:   Canoe Regatta

Event Location:        Molokai Ocean Waters to Duke Kahanamoku Beach Ocean Waters, Oahu

Dates of Event:      September 24, 2017

Time of Event:         6:00am to 4:00pm

Event Sponsor:        NA WAHINE O KE KAI

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-230  Date Approved: August 22, 2017

Name of Event:      WAIKIKI OFFSHORE KEELBOAT CHAMPIONSHIPS      

Event Description:   Sailing Contest

Event Location:       Mamala Bay Ocean Waters Offshore of the Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor and Diamond Head

Dates of Event:      September 23, 2017

Time of Event:         10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        WAIKIKI YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-236  Date Approved: August 22, 2017

Name of Event:      FRIDAY NIGHT RACE

Event Description:   Sailing Contest

Event Location:       Ala Wai Harbor Turning Basin to Mamala Bay Ocean Waters (Start/Finish in Ala Wai Harbor Turning Basin)

Dates of Event:      September 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2017 (5 day event)

Time of Event:         5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-237  Date Approved: August 22, 2017

Name of Event:      OAHU BODYSURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS           

Event Description:   Bodysurf Contest

Event Location:       Sandy’s Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      September 23-24, 2017 (2 days)

Time of Event:         7:00 am to 6:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        NALU SPORTS

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:  17-240  Date Approved: August 17, 2017

Name of Event:      ILH KAYAKING RACES   

Event Description:   Kayaking Contest

Event Location:       Ala Wai Canal near Ala Wai Elementary (Alt: Keehi SRA Park Ocean Waters)

Dates of Event:      September 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017

Time of Event:         12:00 pm to 5:00 pm (09/09/17) and 8:00am to 2:00pm (all other dates)

Event Sponsor:        INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE OF HONOLULU (ILH)

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-242  Date Approved: August 22, 2017

Name of Event:      HYSA #8

Event Description:   Sailing Contest

Event Location:       Kaneohe Bay Ocean Waters (Start at Makani Kai Yacht Club and towards the northeast)

Dates of Event:      September 24, 2017

Time of Event:         9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        MAKANI KAI YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 17-246 Date Approved: August 24, 2017

Name of Event:      OAHU BODYSURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS                       

Event Description:   Bodysurf Contest

Event Location:       Sandy’s Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      September 30 and October 1, 2017 (2 days)           

Time of Event:         7:00 am to 6:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        NALU SPORTS

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-249 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         HASA QUALIFY EVENT

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Kewalo Beach Park Ocean Waters – Surf spot “Rennicks”

Dates of Event:        October 7-8, 2017 (2 day event)           

Time of Event:          8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-250 Date Approved:   September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         ILH KAYAKING RACES             

Event Description:     Kayaking Contest

Event Location:        Ala Wai Canal near Ala Wai Elementary  (Alt: Keehi SRA Park Ocean Waters)  

Dates of Event:        October 7, 14, 21, 28, 2017        

Time of Event:          12:00 pm to 5:00 pm (10/07/17 and 10/28/17) and 8:00am to 2:00pm (all other dates)

Event Sponsor:         INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE OF HONOLULU (ILH)

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-251 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         NA WAHINE IKAIKA      

Event Description:     Canoes (one mans, two man), Surf Skis, Stand up Paddling, and Paddleboard Race

Event Location:        Waters off of Maunalua Bay to Kaimana Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        October 7, 2017

Time of Event:          9:00am to 2:00pm

Event Sponsor:   AMERICAN CANOE ASSOCIATION, INC.

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-253 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         HALLOWEEN RACE      

Event Description:     One man Canoe Race

Event Location:        Outside Ala Wai Channel Ocean Waters to Hawaii Kai Waters and Return   

Dates of Event:        October 28, 2017   

Time of Event:          9:00am to 3:00pm

Event Sponsor:         PADDLING ATHLETES ASSOCIATION     

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-254 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         NA KAMA KAI                

Event Description:     Surf Contest (Canoes, surfboards)

Event Location:        Pokai Bay Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        October 8, 2017  

Time of Event:          7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NA KAMA KAI       

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-256 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         NSSA HAWAII                 

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Sunset Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        September 30 – October 1, 2017 (Alt: October 7-8, 2017) (2 day event)     

Time of Event:          8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NSSA HAWAII

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-257 Date Approved:  September 15, 2017

Name of Event:         41ST ANNUAL NORTH SHORE MENEHUNE SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS  

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Haleiwa Alii Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        October 14-15, 21-22, 2017 (4 day event)       

Time of Event:          8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         FRIENDS OF ALII BEACH