a date with the straight

Redondo Beach, CA seems like the place to be this Saturday. A race, a double feature, and a great cause. It doesn’t get much better. Wish we were there… If you are anywhere close, get there.

Power of the Ocean Fundraiser: Ocean of Hope Documentary and The Date with the Straight at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater

Hermosa Beach, CA USA

Ocean of Hope, which raises funds for the Sarcoma Alliance, a nonprofit organization that helps people and their families cope with the difficult struggle against cancer is hosting their annual Power of the Ocean Fundraiser. This year it’s a double feature on Saturday, Feb. 20, at the Hermosa Beach Community Theatre at 7 p.m.

The first film is Gage Hingeley’s documentary film on Ocean of Hope paddlers who train, race and raise funds for the Sarcoma Alliance. The second film is “A Date With The Strait,” the story of Jack Bark, Zeb Walsh and Brad Gaul and their quest to cross the Bass Strait between Southern Australia and Tasmania. Come on out, support a great cause, and see two amazing movies.

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Lanakila Classic 2016 

Redondo Beach, CA USA

Seaside Lagoon, 200 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Lanakila Classic


(Times are approximate)

7:00am – Registration opens
8:00am – Mini course to the water
8:30am – Start Mini course – 1000 meter
(One Harbor lap – kids/OC1/OC2/V1/K1/C1/Surfski & SUP)
9:25am – SUP & Short Course Pre-race Meeting
Course to be determined based on conditions
9:30am – Short course to the water
9:45am – Mini course awards
10:00am – Start Short Course – 5 Miles
10:15am – Raffle Begins
11:25 – Long Course Pre-race Meeting
Course to be determined based on conditions
11:30am – Long course to the water
11:30am – Lunch is served
12:00pm – Start Long course -9 miles
( OC1/OC2/Surfski/V1 – Sorry no Prone or SUP)
12:15pm – Raffle Ends
12:45pm – Short course awards
2:45pm – Long course awards

101 Surf Sports Paddle Race #4

San Rafael, CA USA, Find out more…


PaddleFit Core Certification

Miami, FL USA, Find out more…

Space is limited. Class registration closes 1 week prior to course. Price is for tuition only, equipment is not provided. For equipment rentals please contact Melina at [email protected] Accommodation recommendations: Hampton Inn Miami – Coconut Grove, http://www.hamptoninncoconutgrove.com Map displays exact location of course which is the US Sailing Centre; 2476 South Bayshore drive Miami FL 33133 – Second Floor Classroom

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