July 2, 2015

Thanks to all who attended the chapter meeting last night and to the Ocean Foundation for hosting us!

June 30, 2015

July Chapter Meeting

New Metro-accessible location this month: The Ocean Foundation!


Come hang with your DC surf and paddle community, learn about upcoming chapter events and campaigns. After the meeting, grab a drink with everyone.

When: Wednesday, July 1, 7pm
Where: The Ocean Foundation, 1320 19th St NW, Washington, DC 20036, http://goo.gl/maps/9Othi (nearest Metro: Dupont South)
Who: everyone, including non-members!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/390871887776038/
Meetup: http://meetu.ps/2JR8bL

June 22, 2015

Volunteer from your desk: find phone numbers

Help fight the Rehoboth ocean outfall pipe from your computer or phone

The city of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware has a vote this Saturday to borrow the money to build an ocean outfall pipe to pump treated sewage water into the ocean. Here’s what you can do to help fight this project:

(1) Identify phone numbers for property owners in the city based the owner’s name and address. We’ll send you names and addresses; you only need to use whitepages.com to find their phone number.

(2) Call property owners to tell them about the vote this Saturday to decide if the city will borrow the money to build the pipe.

Can you offer 10 minutes to help find phone numbers or call property owners? Email chair@dc.surfrider.org.

June 19, 2015

International Surfing Day 2015


This Saturday is International Surfing Day. To celebrate, the chapter is hosting a paddle on the Potomac at Washington Canoe Club. (Map to WCC here.)

Details are on Facebook and Meetup.

Previous ISD paddles:



June 10, 2015

Carpool to chapter events, surf trips, and beyond

No car? No problem. Need ride buddies? No problem.

Chapter members have been asking about a way to coordinate with others to carpool to chapter events and to the coast for surf trips. Thanks to the help of chapter member Collin, we’re releasing a forum to help everyone set up carpools:


You can register for an account here. Helpful hints: One topic per weekend. If you need a ride, post it! If you want to offer a ride, post where and when you’re leaving, and when you plan to return.

If you have any problems registering or using the forum, email chair@dc.surfrider.org. (Send feedback too!)

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