Surfrider Support Beer: Available Now!!!

Posted on Jun 11, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We are super stoked about this great partnership! Vancouver Island Brewery has finished brewing and bottling the Surfrider Support Beer. 25 cents from every bottle goes to support Surfrider VI. Check your local liquor store while supplies last.

Surfrider Benefit Brew

Posted on Apr 1, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Head over to Vancouver Island Brewery’s website to cast your vote: http://www.vanislandbrewery.com/default.aspx?PageID=1059 Thanks for your support and help in choosing the perfect beer to brew for the Surfrider Foundation. Below is a list of 8 possible beers along with tasting notes to help assist you in your decision making. Please vote with your palate ...

Stretching Before Beach Cleanups!

Posted on Mar 5, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Join us Sunday, July 13th at Willows Beach in Oak Bay where special guest instructors from Moksha Yoga Victoria will lead us through a pre-clean up stretch/yoga session! 10:30 am meet at French beach and start your morning off right by going through some poses with Moksha; 11:00 am Beach clean up starts as usual along ...

Chapter Elections 2014 – 2015

Posted on Nov 14, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The chapter executive committee and program leadership positions are an important elements of each Surfrider chapter. Having a full chapter executive committee is crucial in maintaining and growing each and every chapter. Surfrider chapter executive committees exist for two years before elections occur again. This is to ensure that all volunteers are afforded opportunities to ...

New Combing the Coast Video!!!

Posted on Nov 3, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

In June 2013, a team of 12 volunteers travelled to Rugged Point Provincial Park to perform a large scale marine debris removal operation. This event was the third annual Combing the Coast Wilderness Beach Cleanup and was organized by the Vancouver Island Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation. Over 1200 pounds of debris was removed from ...

Combing the Coast Celebration!

Posted on Sep 5, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Wednesday, September 11, 7pm @ Cinderbloc Studio (map) Come join us for our 3rd Annual Combing the Coast Celebration! There will be a film screening of the brand new film from the June 2013 remote beach cleanup event at Rugged Point Provincial Park. There will also be a legendary Surfrider VI raffle, music by DJ ...

Sombrio Beach Interpretive Sign!

Posted on Jul 1, 2013 in Public Access | No Comments

  Surfrider Vancouver Island is proud to announce the installation of a new interpretive sign at Sombrio Beach in Juan De Fuca Provincial Park. BC Parks provided Surfrider VI with a grant through the Park Enhancement Fund to develop a sign that would engage park visitors and raise awareness about the impacts that human behaviour ...

Ellice Recycle Sponsors Combing the Coast

Posted on Jul 1, 2013 in Combing the Coast, News, Uncategorized | No Comments

  Surfrider Vancouver Island is excited to announce that Ellice Recycle Ltd. is a proud new sponsor of the Combing the Coast beach cleanup program. Ellice will be providing in-kind waste management and recycling support for all the debris collected throughout the year at Surfrider VI beach cleanups. Through our partnership with Ellice, Surfrider VI ...

International Surfing Day

Posted on Jun 3, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Come celebrate International Surfing Day in Victoria, Thursday June 20th at HtO surf shop. There will be surf films, a membership drive, raffles and give aways. HtO Surfshop (1314 Broad St.), 7-10pm Check the calendar for full event details and location map! Check the International Surfing Day website for more info about the day!   ...

Win a New Barracuda Surfboard

Posted on Apr 17, 2013 in Combing the Coast, News | No Comments

As part of their launch of their summer Beachcomber Ale and to celebrate the sponsorship of Surfrider Vancouver Island and Combing the Coast, Vancouver Island Brewery has decided to offer the opportunity to win a brand new Barracuda surfboard. Visit Vancouver Island Brewery’s website for more details and to enter. Good luck and enjoy!