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A Walk on Water lights up Malibu for special needs kids



A Walk on Water event

Anthony Kedis, Courtney Conlogue, Allen Sarlo and others at A Walk on Water event

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 20 November, 2017 - More than 115 athletes participated in surf therapy heats at A Walk on Water in Malibu. Two hundred volunteers and 40 experienced instructors helped special needs kids safely navigate the waves and guide them safely in and out of the ocean.

Families, supporters, partners and media filled the beach to cheer on these athletes as they rode some of the most ideal waves and experienced the most beautiful weather conditions than we could’ve imagined.

Celebrities including Anthony Kedis (Red Hot Chili Peppers), “Below Deck” stars Adam Glick and Sandy Yawn, musician Matt Costa, Jeff "Swampy" Marsh, World Championship Tour top-ranked pro surfer Courtney Conlogue, surf legend Allen Sarlo along with AWOW’s surfing ambassa-dog Haole supported AWOW athletes  as surf instructors, meeting and greeting with them, and/or assisted with the day’s festivities.

The athletes along with their families enjoyed a day of positive energy, cheers, some tears of happiness, restoration and experienced the true healing powers of the ocean.



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