surfing

Special Olympics surfing promotes confidence

Special Olympics surfing promotes confidence

Along Navarre Beach, a group of talented young athletes took to the waves Aug. 4 to show off their surfing skills in regional competition. These athletes were competing in spite of physical, intellectual or developmental disabilities as part of the Area 1 regional Special Olympics surfing competition. Read the full article in the Aug. 23 […]

Autism OdysSea brings fun, support for autism

Autism OdysSea brings fun, support for autism

Hundreds of children on the autism spectrum, their families, volunteers and community members flooded the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station Saturday for the fifth annual Autism OdysSea, resulting in record turnout. This annual event brings together a community need with the science station’s mission of educating the public on the marine environment and promoting conservation […]

Surf’s up at PaddlePalooza

Surf’s up at PaddlePalooza

Children between the ages of 8 to 11 took to the waters of Navarre Beach and Black Water River July 18-22 for the second annual PaddlePalooza Summer Camp hosted by the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station. Activities for the 23 campers started at 9 a.m. and finished by 3 p.m. each day. Campers went to […]