Bringing together like-minded individuals with proactive companies and partnerships that foster environmental awareness and compassion to ourselves and each other.
Kayak Chicago: Chicago’s premier kayak & paddleboard outfitter, Dave Olson, the owner/operator, promotes paddling for all. His adaptive paddling program, Adaptive Adventures, helping those with disabilities gain access to the water has been going strong since 1999.
Indo board: The ultimate balance trainer for anyone seeking an innovative, safe and fun way to improve balance, proprioception and postural awareness, gaining core strength and incredible neuromuscular response.
American Canoe Association: Founded in 1880, The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling; stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddlesport competition, exploration and recreation.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Live Love SUP: A forward-thinking brand with a desire to unite the global SUP community with a charitable focus and a vision to make a difference. Current project – charity:water – alleviating the water crisis to those most in need.
Surfrider Chicago: A non-profit committed to preserving our lakes, rivers and beaches since 1984. Become a member, join a local cleanup effort, or just introduce yourself.
Don’t miss next summer’s SUPYacs paddleboard race benefitting young cancer survivors with free Indoboard classes, SUP Yoga and more!