Paddle for the Planet
Adventure HQ took to the beach on Saturday as a sponsor
and proud supporter of Paddle for the Planet (P4P). The event aims
to unite paddlers around the world for a one day global relay event
in an effort to raise environmental awareness and give something
back to our oceans. Specifically, the goal is to address the
conditions of marine conservations and the preservation of aquatic
More than 100 kayakers, surf skiers, stand up paddle
boarders, dragon boaters and other paddling enthusiasts
joined in on Saturday morning to raise money for this great cause
and enjoy a morning on the beach. Adventure HQ rented out kayaks
for those without gear, with proceeds going towards Paddle for the
Planet. Our crew participated as well and paddled alongside the
supporters.Surf Shop Dubai ran Battle of the Paddle after the
charity route and it was a great success with lots of enthusiast
paddlers and adventure seekers competing..
For more information about Paddle for the Planet, please
Did you know?
Paddle for the Planet is a home-grown organization! The
worldwide paddling event was first launched on the shores of the
Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai last June by Wayne Randall, the P4P's
founder, together with SurfSki champion Dawid Mocke and
conservationist photographer Paul Hilton, who both represent the
P4P as its ambassadors.