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Bye Bye Plastic Bags

Melati & Isabel WijsenBYE BY PLASTIC BAGS A movement powered by youth around the world to say NO to plastic bags About Melati and Isabel Wijsen started Bye Bye Plastic Bags at the ages of 10 and 12, after being inspired by a lesson in school about significant people, like Nelson Mandela, Lady Diana, and…

Paddle Against Plastic

Cal MajorPADDLE AGAINST PLASTIC Inspiring Positive Environmental Change Mission Paddle Against Plastic was set up by Cal Major in 2016 as a way to reach people and talk about the issue of plastic pollution. Using stand up paddle boarding adventures to capture peoples imagination to highlight the issue of plastic pollution so close to home,…

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Ganges SUP

Shilpika GautamTHE GANGES SUP Shilpika ​is an India born, global living, world record breaking adventurer for purpose. About Shilpika Gautam is an India born, global living, world record breaking adventurer for Purpose. Having swapped her corporate life of Banking and consulting for the pursuit of ‘adventurous activism’, she is a passionate advocate for ‘doing good…

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Plastic Soup Surfer

Merijin TingaTHE PLASTIC SOUP SURFER Surfing the plastic soup for solutions on land. Stop pollution at the source! Taking Action – Public Campaigns We need to clean up what is already in our seas and oceans, but it is even more important to close the tap at the source. The plastic soup surfer aims for…

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Soller To Soller

Catherine FriendSOLLER TO SOLLER Paddleboarding for ocean conservation. Two women, two paddles, one island, one dream. About Soller To Soller Cat and Valerie met in 2017 when Cat was on holiday in mallorca. They talked about the idea of going around mallorca by sup and decided to create a plan. Once sponsors like starboard signed…

The Whale Company

Carlos & CarolynTHE WHALE COMPANY Connecting people to nature, inspiring action and innovation through stand up paddleboarding, upcycling workshops, expeditions and campaigns. About The whale company is a charity that focuses on environmental education and conservation, working with schools and communities to promote connection to nature through sup; driving positive change in attitude and behavior…

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Protect Blue

Linzi HawkinAMBASSADORS FOR THE PLANET & SUP KIDS Environmental Education Ambassadors For The Planet Linzi and her team have created a 1-year curriculum for children. The goal, to give them an educated voice for the future. Enabling them to find their own solutions to the problems our planet is currently facing.  Learning through the curriculum…

Sustainable Surf

Mike StewartSUSTAINABLE SURF Sustainable surf protects and restores ocean health by shifting people to a highly desirable, low-carbon, ‘deep blue’ lifestyle About Sustainable Surf Sustainable surf protects and restores ocean health by shifting people to a highly desirable, low-carbon, ‘deep blue’ lifestyle A california-based non-profit founded in 2011, we use the mass appeal of “surf-culture”…

Adventure Biologist

Stefano BellomoADVENTURE BIOLOGIST Reconnect people with the beauty and the spirit of mother nature through positive story-telling and engaging communication. About Stefano Citizen scientist & master of science in environmental biology from south italy, stefano is the founder of GREENROPE, italian environmental ngo, and he is marine mammal observer and international education projects coordinator of…

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Psyched Paddleboarding

Sian SykesPSYCHED PADDLEBOARDING Sian’s passion is to inspire people to enjoy and embrace the outdoors and to have a truly memorable time paddleboarding. Mission Psyched Paddleboarding is passionate about protecting the environment. We want to help to inspire and educate others to do the same. At psyched paddleboarding we do our upmost best to minimize…