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 30, 2016.

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.:          16-224     Date Approved: August 22, 2016

Name of Event:      FRIDAY NIGHT RACES

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 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2016 (5 day event)

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

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-253            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      NSSA HAWAII     

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       Sunset Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 1-2, 2016 (Alt: October 8-9, 2016) (2 day event)

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

Event Sponsor:        NSSA HAWAII

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-254            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      NA KAMA KAI    

Event Description:   Surf Contest (Canoes, surfboards)

Event Location:       Pokai Bay Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 9, 2016

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

Event Sponsor:        NA KAMA KAI

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-255            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      ILH KAYAK SEASON       

Event Description:   Kayaking Contest

Event Location:       Ala Wai Canal Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2016 (5 day event)

Time of Event:         1:45pm to 5:00pm except for 10/08 – 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Event Sponsor:        INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE OF HONOLULU (ILH)

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-256            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      BLUE MAKUA RACE

Event Description:   Canoe Race

Event Location:       Ocean Waters behind Surf N Sea store to Waimea Bay Ocean Waters                                                 

Dates of Event:      October 15, 2016

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

Event Sponsor: NA OHANA O NA HUI WA’A CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-257            Date: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      POINT PANIC BODYSURFING CHAMPIONSHIP

Event Description:   Bodysurfing Contest

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

Dates of Event:      October 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2016 (2 day event)

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

Event Sponsor:        VISSLA

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-258            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      HAWAII LAW ENFORCEMENT MEMORIAL FOUNDATION TRIATHLON          

Event Description:   Swimming Portion of Triathlon

Event Location:       Ala Moana Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 15, 2016

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

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII LAW ENFORCEMENT MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-259            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      HASA EVENT #5

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

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

Dates of Event:      October 29-30, 2016 (2 day event)

Time of Event:         7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-260            Date Approved: September 14, 2016

Name of Event:      HASA EVENT #4

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

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

Dates of Event:      October 1-2, 2016 (2 day event)

Time of Event:         7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Event Sponsor:        HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-261      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

Name of Event:      HIC PRO               

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       Sunset Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 27 – November 9, 2016 (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.:          16-262      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

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:      October 9, 2016

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

Event Sponsor: MAKANI KAI YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-263      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

Name of Event:      LIPTON CUP 1 DESIGN   

Event Description:   Sailing Contest

Event Location:       Kaneohe Bay Ocean Waters (Start at Makani Kai Yacht Club)

Dates of Event:      October 22-23, 2016 (2 days)

Time of Event:         9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor: MAKANI KAI YACHT CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-265      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

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 29, 2016

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

Event Sponsor:        PADDLING ATHLETES ASSOCIATION      

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-266      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

Name of Event:      MOLOKA’I HOE   

Event Description:   Canoe Regatta

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

Dates of Event:      October 9, 2016

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

Event Sponsor: OAHU HAWAIIAN CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION (OHCRA)

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-267      Date Approved: March 17, 2016

Name of Event:      TURTLE BAY PRO JUNIOR

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       Turtle Bay Ocean Waters (Kuilima Point)

Dates of Event:      October 11-15, 2016 (1 day event)      

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

Event Sponsor:        ASP NORTH AMERICA LLC DBA WORLD SURF LEAGUE HAWAII

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-268      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

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 8, 2016

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

Event Sponsor:        KANAKA IKAIKA RACING ASSOCIATION 

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-269      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

Name of Event:      40TH ANNUAL NORTH SHORE MENEHUNE SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS         

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       Haleiwa Alii Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 15-16, 22-23, 2016 (4 day event)      

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

Event Sponsor:        FRIENDS OF ALII BEACH

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-270      Date Approved: September 28, 2016

Name of Event:      MAUI JIM FISH ON          

Event Description:   Fishing Tournament with one man and two man Canoes, SUPs and Paddleboards

Event Location:        Start at Kailua Beach Park Ocean Waters to Waimanalo Beach Park Waters

Dates of Event:      October 30, 2016

Time of Event:         9:00am to 4:00pm

Event Sponsor:        KANAKA IKAIKA RACING ASSOCIATION 

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-271      Date Approved: September 29, 2016

Name of Event:      OUTRIGGER INVITATIONAL SWIM                   

Event Description:   Surfing Contest

Event Location:       San Souci Beach Park Ocean Waters and Offshore Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:      October 8, 2016

Time of Event:         9:00am to 10:30am

Event Sponsor:        OUTRIGGER CANOE CLUB

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-272      Date Approved: September 29, 2016

Name of Event:      MAKAPUU CHALLENGE            

Event Description:   Bodyboard Contest

Event Location:       Makapuu Beach Park Ocean Waters (Alt: Sandy’s Beach Park Ocean Waters)

Dates of Event:      October 30th or November 1, 2016 (Alt. Dates: November 5 or 6, 2016) (1 day)            

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

Event Sponsor:        NALU SPORTS

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.:          16-273      Date Approved: September 29, 2016

Name of Event:      NAVAL PERSONNEL TRAINING

Event Description:   Training Exercise

Event Location:       Keehi Small Boat Harbor Ocean Waters in the Offshore Mooring Area and Water Ski Zone    

Dates of Event:      October 3-12, 2016 (10 day event – dates of event will vary and are approved by this permit)

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

Event Sponsor:        NAVAL SPECIAL WARFARE GROUP THREE