July Ocean Girl Camp

We had an AMAZING week of learning, art, surfing and play at last week’s Ocean Girl Project surf camp! BIG Mahalo to the AWESOME parents, volunteers and ocean girl supporters for making everything we did safe, meaningful, fun and for being so helpful. The girls loved it and we loved having them!

8 Inspiring women share 8 incredible lessons on changing the world

“I believe we’re only just starting to see what’s possible when people and communities come together and set a course toward the kind of future they want. We’ve got a long way to go, but I think we have the power to drive real change, and build a fair and equal future.“

Giving back to our youth, Waianae ocean educational outreach day

We had an awesome afternoon doing an ocean educational outreach presentation for a youth group last Saturday.  We started with a tag team ice breaker-chaser (that cracked everyone up).  Ocean Girl volunteers brought pocket-sized sustainable fish guides for each youth, we learned: correctly ID fish you have caught,  legal-sustainable size,  the seasonal times to eat…

Nikki Van Dijk wins ASP 6-Star Pantin Classic

“I feel amazing, I’m so thankful for the support I’ve had, like my sister’s coming with me,” Van Dijk stated. “I’m so happy I’ve finally done it ! I was so nervous about the whole rankings thing and it’s easy to get caught up in all that, so the previous event in France was a bit of a speedbump to my goal, but it kind of made me wake up and realize I could do it without worrying too much and just being myself.”