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Brave the Wave Adaptive Wavesurf Tour - Michigan

  • Mona Lake Boat Club 372 Randall Road Norton Shores, MI, 49441 United States (map)

Brave the Wave's Adaptive Wakesurf Tour 2019!

About this Event

Come join the team from Hanger Clinic and Tommy's: Boats & Watersports Professionals on June 23 at Mona Lake Boat Club for a day filled with wakesurfing! This event was created to encompass individuals with a range of physical disabilities. All ages and levels are welcome from first time wakesurfers to experts! Our team will provide all necessary equipment needed for participation. There will be professional wakesurf instructors and prosthetists on each boat to help all adaptive participants achieve their goals. Join us for a memorable day on the water, where you can try something new and connect with your local adaptive community!

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Come learn how to wakesurf from adaptive wakesurfer and 2019 Adaptive Surfing World Champion gold medal team member Lexi Youngberg and her friends! When Lexi was 16 she lost her leg from a boating accident, but has never lost her love for water sports. Lexi is a below-knee amputee herself and passionate about sharing her love of wakesurfing with others who have a range of physical disabilities.

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE: Register ASAP to reserve your spot. This event fills up fast so don't hesitate to sign up. You won't regret it!

EVENT WILL INCLUDE:

  • Learn the fundamentals of wakesurfing, or advance your skills.

  • Exercises to improve balance & stability on surfboard.

  • Opportunities to test out the latest prosthetic technologies.

  • Community-building with other attendees and families.

PROFESSIONALS ON-HAND WILL INCLUDE:

  • Certified Prosthetist Orthotists (CPO)

  • Professional wakesurfing instructors

  • Physical Therapists (PT)

Registration is required for individuals with physical disabilities participating in the clinic. Family and friends coming to participant in lunch will need to register. Lunch is provided for anyone attending! All participants will be required to sign a waiver. If the participant is under 18, a legal guardian or parent must be present to ride on the boat and sign the waiver.

Additional stops on the 2019 Adaptive Wakesurfing Tour are Orlando, FL 6/8/19, Miami, FL 6/15/19, Grand Rapids, MI 7/27/19 and Westminster, CO 8/17/19.

Questions:

Contact Sussan Riccio at : SRiccio@hanger.com

Earlier Event: June 21
CHICAGO Abilities Expo