+ Stand up, Sarasota
The Sarasota SUP Series returns Saturday, June 21, on Siesta Key Beach. The three-race series is in its second year and promises to be bigger than ever. The first event will be held on Siesta Key, followed by races Aug. 23 at Nathan Benderson Park and in October at Sarasota Sailing Squadron. Anyone interested in participating can compete in four divisions: elite race, open race, half-mile grom race and co-ed team relay sprint races. There will be a “Kids Paddle” for children to try the sport. For more information, go to paddleguru.com.