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Paddle for Peace!


September 30
8:00 am - 12:00 pm


Water Works Park
1710 N Highland Ave
Tampa, FL United States
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WHO: The Spring of Tampa Bay

WHAT: The Spring of Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County’s certified domestic violence center, is hosting Paddle For Peace - a charity stand-up (SUP) paddle event to raise funds for life-saving programs for survivors of domestic violence and their children.

Paddle for Peace is a unique way for the community to publicly demonstrate their commitment to making families safer in Hillsborough County.

Paddle for Peace is open to Paddleboarders of all experience levels (ages 6+), spectators and pets! There will be challenges for 2 miles, 1 mile & 1/2 mile along the Hillsborough River from Water Works Park to Curtis Hixon Park in Downtown Tampa. All fundraising supports The Spring's mission. Individual and team awards/prizes will be earned based on fundraising efforts.

Online registration by 12 PM, Friday, September 29 is $30 & day-of registration is $40.  Children are $10.  Paddleboard rentals are available for $20.  Sponsorship opportunities range from $500 - $25,000.

To purchase in advance, www.PeaceInPurple.org.

Generously sponsored by: Tampa Bay Times, Suncoast Credit Union, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa & C-RIDE Board Shop

WHY: Paddle for Peace proceeds will benefit three key Spring programs and services:     

  • The Prevention Team
  • Health & Wellness
  • The Pet Program

WHEN: Saturday, September 30, 2017 |  8 AM – 12 PM

WHERE: Water Works Park in Downtown Tampa  | 1710 N. Highland Ave. Tampa, FL 33602 

HOW: Lynn Kilroy, Kilroy Agency at 813.610.3211 or [email protected]
Becca Walker, The Spring at 813.247.5433 ext. 336 or [email protected]