Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 20 September, 2007 : - - Satellite Beach, Fla - Members from the Surfrider Foundation - Sebastian Inlet Chapter want to remind all watermen and women, as well beachgoers of all ages, that the annual Paddle for Clean Water is scheduled to take place this Sunday, September 23, 2007, at Jetty Park in Cape Canaveral.
The free event takes place from 10 a.m. until
1 p.m. Participants will paddle out past the jetty to form a circle of
friendship designed to protest coastal polluters, including local
gambling boats. Surfers, body boarders, paddle boarders, kayakers,
rafters, boaters, fishermen, and all beachgoers are encouraged to
attend. Healthy snacks and drinks will be provided for paddlers, and
t-shirts will be available for purchase with all profits going back to
support Surfrider Foundation - Sebastian Inlet Chapter.
encourage participation, Cocoa Beach Kayaking (321-784-4545) and Space
Coast Kayaking (321-784-2452) are providing free kayaks for the Paddle
for Clean Water. Space is limited and reservations are required; call
in advance to secure a kayak.
The event takes place at Jetty
Park, located at 400 Jetty Road in Cape Canaveral. While the event is
free, the park's standard $5.00 entrance fee applies. To find out more
about the Surfrider Foundation Sebastian Inlet Chapter's Paddle for
About Surfrider Foundation
Surfrider Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to
the protection and enjoyment of the world's oceans, waves, and beaches
for all people, through conservation, activism, research, and
education. Represented by over 50,000 members and 60 local chapters in
the United States, the Surfrider Foundation also has affiliations in
Australia, Japan, France, Costa Rica, Argentina, Canada and Brazil.
The Sebastian Inlet Chapter covers all of Brevard County, from
Playalinda Beach (part of the Canaveral National Seashore) in
Titusville to Sebastian Inlet State Park.
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David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.