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January, 31, 2019 - Paddle boarding is much more than just exercise.

King Tide Paddle January 19th @ 11am launch


SEASONAL FOCUS: Feel the gravitas, January 19- 22! Ride the largest tides of the year and enjoy big skies, oak-studed hills and a ridgeline that extends all the way to Mt. Tamalpais. Where else on the West Coast can you ride tide & wind 14 miles through preserved tidal estuary? Includes shuttle 707.200.5520 or



Sat, September 22, 2018

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT


Petaluma Stand Up Paddle

781 Baywood Drive

Petaluma, CA 94954

A fun and scenic paddle event on the Petaluma River and estuary that promises to be relaxing and potentially exciting, for those that want to race! This event will benefit Bergin University of Canine Studies and their service dogs. The event will include Paddleboarding and Kayaking and be appropriate for ages 3 to well into the senior years! Dogs are welcome and encouraged - lessons for dogs and their owners will be provided in advance of the event.

This initiative is to raise funds aid Bergin with their training programs for service dogs. It is spearheaded by students in the Associate of Science program at Bergin.

On the day, participants may enjoy:

  • On-land paddling instruction

  • On-land dog paddling instruction

  • Dog training tips

  • Refreshment from local businesses

  • Therapy and Service Dogs (from Bergin)

There is 4-mile race on the Petaluma River and a 2-mile recreational paddle in the Petaluma Estuary. The day will start at 9 am with registration, and the first race at 10 am, followed by refreshments and activities, and an awards ceremony. All participants must wear lifejackets and ankle leashes (if paddle boarding.) Rentals of all equipment are available through Petaluma Stand Up Paddle (

Bergin University will be moving from Rohnert Park to the former Penngrove Green Mill Inn this summer. They are looking forward to being a part of the community and view this event as a way to kickstart it. For information on Bergin University visit Event coordinator:

Help us celebrate ONEWAVES 5TH Birthday in Monterey!

OneWave is a non-profit surf community raising awareness of mental health through saltwater therapy, surfing and fluro (think bright fluorescent colors) in Australia. Every single Friday for the last 5 years the OneWave Community has held Fluro Friday events where they dress in fluro and share waves and stories to raise awareness for mental health. To celebrate their 5th Birthday on Friday 23rd March they have a dream of creating One massive fluro Wave at 65+ beaches around the world. We need you to help! We plan to create a fluro wave at the Monterey State Beach starting at 10am on Friday March, 23rd.

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Click here to learn more about OneWave:


Surfitlocker Announces New Rental System for Paddle Board Equipment at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2017

November 14, 2017

Surfitlocker will introduce a new rental system for Paddle Board Equipment at the 2017 IAAPA Expo in Tiburon Locker’s Booth #3604. In partnership with Tiburon, the new Surfitlocker system is the fastest means available for guests to access a locker and corresponding paddle board equipment. After renting a locker, guests are also able to easily access paddle board equipment. This flexible self-serve system showcases the new technologies that are a key part of Tiburon's and Surfitlocker’s focus on enhancing guest and operator experiences at water locations.

Surfitlocker – a streamlined locker system designed to help guests rent paddle board equipment and experience the water around them without worrying about transporting boards and accessories.  The first location launched Summer 2017 in Monterey, CA.

Tiburon Lockers - a turnkey locker storage solution with unique in-house engineering. More than 400 venues have experienced their passion for servicing, as evidenced by exclusive live monitoring technology and real-time customer support. Tiburon Lockers continues to provide unmatched service with a focus on developing useful innovations in secure storage solutions for ski resorts, amusement parks, water parks, secure government institutions as well as many other venue types.

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A short video showcasing our Monterey, CA location is available here: