Special Guest Appearance… Mo Freitas

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Special Guest Appearance...Mo Freitas We are happy to welcome Mo Freitas to the SEA Paddle NYC Family. Mo’s resume includes... King of the 2015 Santa Cruz Paddlefest 2013 Rookie of the Year Big wave surfer Free diver A true waterman. Mo will be on site Saturday throughout the day! seapaddlenyc.org … [Read more...]

PADDLER PROFILE…Keali’i Mamala

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PADDLER PROFILE…Keali’i Mamala Big wave surfer Keali’i Mamala has surfed all over the world and this year, for the first time, will brave the rivers of Manhattan to participate in the SEA Paddle NYC.  He has ridden waves around the world from Hawaii to Tahiti to his famed ride in Nazaré, Portugal with partner Garrett McNamara.  Always ready for the next big challenge, he will take on the New … [Read more...]

PADDLER PROFILE…Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason

PADDLER PROFILE…Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason This Paddler Profile is a little different - it’s ‘two for the price of one’!  We need to pair Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason because their stories are linked.  Bryan lured Moira to try the SEA Paddle when he worked with her ‘Jersey Girls Stay Strong Multisport Club’ swim group a few years ago as a lifeguard.  There began their friendship and … [Read more...]

PADDLER PROFILE…Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason

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PADDLER PROFILE…Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason This Paddler Profile is a little different - it’s ‘two for the price of one’!  We need to pair Moira Horan & Bryan Gleason because their stories are linked.  Bryan lured Moira to try the SEA Paddle when he worked with her ‘Jersey Girls Stay Strong Multisport Club’ swim group a few years ago as a lifeguard.  There began their friendship and … [Read more...]

BENEFICIARY PROFILE…Best Day Foundation

BENEFICIARY PROFILE…Best Day Foundation 125 events held…4174 kids served…108,960 volunteer hours…258,960 smiles created since 2008. Best Day Foundation is a volunteer organization that helps children with special needs build confidence and self-esteem through safe, fun, adventure activities like surfing, bodyboarding, kayaking, snow sports, and more. Founded in 2008, the organization serves … [Read more...]

BENEFICIARY PROFILE…Best Day Foundation

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BENEFICIARY PROFILE…Best Day Foundation 125 events held…4174 kids served…108,960 volunteer hours…258,960 smiles created since 2008. Best Day Foundation is a volunteer organization that helps children with special needs build confidence and self-esteem through safe, fun, adventure activities like surfing, bodyboarding, kayaking, snow sports, and more. Founded in 2008, the organization serves … [Read more...]

PADDLER PROFILE…Patricia (Trish) Miller

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PADDLER PROFILE...Patricia (Trish) Miller The SEA Paddle athletes come from all over the world and many of them see each other at events throughout the year. Always happy to see one another, they have formed a community and they are family. One of these super athletes is Patricia (Trish) Miller. Trish has paddled, competed and won many of the SEA Paddles in which she has participated. Her … [Read more...]

BENEFICIARY PROFILE 2…Surfers Healing

BENEFICIARY PROFILE...Surfers Healing Surfers Healing has been a beneficiary of the SEA Paddle NYC for each of our 9 years.  Each year, we are privileged to see their work firsthand at the Annual Beach Bash.  Their partner in this event is another SEA beneficiary, Autism Family Services of NJ.  Each September, we share in the joy and triumphs experienced by the kids and their families. Here’s … [Read more...]

SEA Paddle Beneficiary Profile: Autism Family Services of NJ

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Autism Family Services of New Jersey (AFSNJ) Autism Family Services of NJ is a nonprofit serving people with autism and their families throughout New Jersey.  Some of their services include after school activities, camp, behavioral services, respite and more.  AFSNJ has been a beneficiary of the SEA Paddle NYC for each of our 9 years. Their signature event, the Beach Bash, will celebrate 11 … [Read more...]

SEA Paddle NYC 2015 Benefeciaries

Surfers’ Environmental Alliance (SEA) is proud to announce this year’s beneficiaries of the SEA Paddle NYC.  Each year, athletes from around the world come together for this 25 mile stand up paddle event that is a test of their personal endurance and strength to support these worthy causes.  We honor these charities for their strength and endurance in their efforts to assist children and families … [Read more...]