Chase the Swell With the Pacifica Beach Coalition

Prizes, drinks and a special screening of a film about big wave surfers across the Pacific will benefit Earth Day Pacifica 2012.


The Pacifica Beach Coalition is pleased to present "Chasing the Swell, Big Wave Surfing Through the Pacific" by Sachi Cunningham, on Friday, Feb. 24.    

The three part video chronicles the lifestyle of big wave surfers journeying between swells in Waimea Bay on the north shore of Oahu, Mavericks in Half Moon Bay and Isla Todos Santos a small island off Baja California. The specialized group of waterman share their perspective as they focus on pushing the envelope of their paddling skills so they can catch larger and larger waves unassisted.  

The , in support of , will include a special viewing of the award-winning "Mavericks, Everest of the Sea" photo exhibition. 

In addition, GoPro has given us a seven minute film about Kelly Slater's Ocean Beach to share with you! From right here in San Francisco on Ocean Beach. It is awesome!

Where: , 1220 Linda Mar Blvd.

Two Screenings: 6p.m. and 8:30p.m. Doors open at 5:30p.m. and 8p.m. respectively. Arrive early for best seats, to buy raffle tickets and to share in the spirit of community.    

Prices: $15 in advance; $20 at the door. $10 in advance for seniors (65+) and youth (16 and under).

Tickets available online via the Pacifica Beach Coalition website and at the following supporting locations:

  • , 575 Crespi Drive.
  • , 1821 Palmetto Avenue
  • Pacifica Parks, Beaches and Recreation Office, 1810 Francisco Blvd.   

Great Raffle prizes. No host wine and beer.

Also, be sure to save the date and also join the Pacifica Beach Coalition and premiere sponsor on April 21 for Earth Day.

Sign up your team to adopt a place in need of cleanup today. Contact lynn4promos@aol.com for more info.

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