WHAT IS WALK FOR WAVES
To welcome change is to become Adaptive.
Walk for Waves is a coastal walk over a 12 day period to raise awareness and funding to develop Adaptive Surfing Globally and in Australia, Equipment for Adaptive surfers, and helping the Adaptive Surfers overcome their impairments achieve the goals they deserve of High Performance competition in critical conditions.
Among surfing being a vibrant and exciting element of modern, local,
national and international youth culture a new element of the sport is evolving. All over the Globe numerous resilient adaptive athletes missing limbs, their vision or full use of their arms and legs have solitarily frequented able bodied surfing competitions for years doing whatever it takes to hit the water and progress themselves through to the next level.
Adaptive surfing as a competitive sport and now global network has provided that much needed and desired platform for impaired athletes to compete and perform at a high level increasing integral mobility, strength, health, fitness, cognitive skills and the complete and overall wellbeing of the athletes progressing themselves as high performance athletes capable of competition at an elite level.
WALK FOR WAVES 2019
03/07/2019 - 14/07/2019
Red will start his journey at Newcastle Beach following the coastal footpaths, tracks and trailsalong the beaches and cliffs to Manly Beach in Sydney. The journey will start at approx 8am each day from the allocated date and starting point.