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Ken Whalen Surf Challenge

Surf Challenge for Kids, ages 4-14

The Ken Whalen Surf Challenge is in memory of Ken's love for family, surfing and the beach. The goal for the event is to encourage kids (including CAF adaptive surfers and Rady Children's Hospital Cancer Families) to strengthen their connection with surfing by competing and having a fun day at the beach with their friends and family. This event is geared towards beginner and intermediate surfers as a way in which to deepen their love for surfing. We focus more on having fun than the actual competition.

Neighborhood: Mission Bay and Beaches

San Fernando Place
San Diego, CA 92109

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Date & Time

Sep 24, 2023

Price

Free

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