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 January 12, 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

 

PERMITS FOR WATERS OFF O`AHU

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-001                          Date Approved:  December 13, 2016

Name of Event:         ILH CANOE RACE                     

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Ala Wai Turning Basin to Kewalo to Waikiki Waters (Mamala Bay) and Return 

Dates of Event:        January 7, 14, 21, 24, 25, 28, 2017 (6 days)     

Time of Event:          8:30am to 12:00pm (on the 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th) 4:30pm to 6:00pm (on 24th and 25th)

Event Sponsor:   INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE OF HONOLULU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-004                          Date Approved:  December 14, 2016

Name of Event:         NA KAMA KAI                

Event Description:     Surf Contest (Canoes, surfboards)

Event Location:        Makaha Beach Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:  January 28-29, 2017

Time of Event:          8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NA KAMA KAI       

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-005                          Date Approved:  December 13, 2016

Name of Event:         RAINBOW INVITATIONAL SAILING RACE                 

Event Description:     Sailboat Race

Event Location:        Keehi South Lagoon Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 21 – 22, 2017 (2 day event)     

Time of Event:          8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Event Sponsor:   University of Hawaii Athletic Department

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-008                          Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         QUIKSILVER FOUNDATION BRUDDAH MELS CANOE SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS                   

Event Description:       Canoe Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Makaha Beach Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 7-8, 14-15, 2017 (4 day event)   

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

Event Sponsor:         QUIKSILVER FOUNDATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-009                         Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         HOLIDAY BURNOFF RACE      

Event Description:     One man Canoe Race

Event Location:        Outside of Magic Island to Maunalua Bay Ocean Waters and back to Magic Island Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 14, 2017  

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

Event Sponsor:         PADDLING ATHLETES ASSOCIATION     

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-010                          Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         RONIN TOUR     

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Nanakuli Beach Park Ocean Waters – Surf Spot “Tracks”

Dates of Event:        January 5-13, 2017 (2 day event)         

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

Event Sponsor:         China Uemura’s Surfing Foundation

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-011                           Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         MAGIC ISLAND BIATHLON                  

Event Description:     Swimming Contest

Event Location:        Ala Moana Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 14, 2017

Time of Event:          6:00 am to 10:00 am

Event Sponsor:   WAIKIKI SWIM CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-012                          Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         PA’A CHALLENGE        

Event Description:     One man Canoe Race

Event Location:        Outside of Magic Island to Maunalua Bay Ocean Waters and back to Magic Island Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 28, 2017  

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

Event Sponsor:         PADDLING ATHLETES ASSOCIATION     

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-013                                      Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         DINGHY TRANSPAC

Event Description:     Sailboat Race

Event Location:        Hawaii Kai Boat Club Ocean Waters to Inside the Ala Wai Channel, Ala Wai SBH 

Dates of Event:        January 16, 2017

Time of Event:          10:00am to 5:00pm          

Event Sponsor:         HAWAII KAI BOAT CLUB 

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-015                                    Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         KANAKA IKAIKA #2      

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:        January 22, 2017

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

Event Sponsor:         AMERICAN CANOE ASSOCIATION, INC. 

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-016              Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         SUNSET OPEN   

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Sunset Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 18-28, 2017  (4 day event)      

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

Event Sponsor:         HSP DBA ASP HAWAII EVENTS  

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-017              Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         VOLCOM PIPE PRO       

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Ehukai Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:        January 29 – February 10, 2017  (3 day event)           

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

Event Sponsor:         HSP DBA ASP HAWAII EVENTS  

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-018             Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         OIA PADDLING REGATTA                  

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 14, 2017

Time of Event:          12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:   OAHU INTERSCHOLASTIC ASSOCIATION    

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-019              Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         OIA PADDLING REGATTA                  

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 21, 2017

Time of Event:          12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         OAHU INTERSCHOLASTIC ASSOCIATION          

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-020            Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         OIA PADDLING REGATTA                  

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 28, 2017

Time of Event:          12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         OAHU INTERSCHOLASTIC ASSOCIATION          

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-021           Date Approved:  January 3, 2017

Name of Event:         DA HUI BACKDOOR SHOOTOUT                   

Event Description:     Surfing Contest

Event Location:        Ehukai Beach Park Ocean Waters 

Dates of Event:        January 4-15, 2017 (3 day event)         

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

Event Sponsor:         Hui O He’e Nalu

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-023            Date Approved:  January 6, 2017

Name of Event:         NA OPIO REGATTA #3            

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 14, 2017

Time of Event:          7:00 am to 12:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NA OPIO CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-024             Date Approved:  January 6, 2017

Name of Event:         NA OPIO REGATTA #4            

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 21, 2017

Time of Event:          7:00 am to 12:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NA OPIO CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:           17-025               Date Approved:  January 6, 2017

Name of Event:         NA OPIO REGATTA #5            

Event Description:     Canoe Race

Event Location:        Keehi Lagoon Ocean Waters and Canoe Facility

Dates of Event:        January 28, 2017

Time of Event:          7:00 am to 12:00 pm

Event Sponsor:         NA OPIO CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION