Miami Watermen Complete First Ever Crossing of Gulf Stream on Stand-up Paddleboards Bimini-Miami Blue Water Challenge Raising Awareness for Surfrider’s Rise Above Plastics
MIAMI BEACH, Fla–June 13, 2012–Starting with a first paddle at the docks of the Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina to a final stroke landing just north of Haulover Beach in Miami, Miami Watermen Bill Whiddon and Thaddeus Foote made history Saturday, June 9th, becoming the first to cross the Gulf Steam on stand-up paddleboards. Read full release here
Here’s media coverage from WLRN’s Pat Sagastume
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Now what? The BMBWC team got right to work on producing a documentary which will premier at Surfrider Miami’s August 9th event at the Garden in conjunction with RAP and the launch of the MyBeach campaign. More details to come.