What is the #BenDidGo?
A one day individual 30 statute mile paddle event. It is invite only due to safety and logistical reasons.
The #BenDidGo was an event created to raise funds for the Ben Carlson Memorial and Scholarship Foundation and to embrace the athleticism, work ethic, and heroic spirit that Ben embodied.
When: Saturday, July 27th 2019 - 4 a.m. to approximately 3 p.m.
Where / Course:
INVITE ONLY PADDLE FROM CATALINA ISLAND TO THE NEWPORT PIER / Benjamin M. Carlson Lifeguard Headquarters
A closing ceremony will be held at the Ben Carlson statue around 5:00 p.m. for the community and all participants.
ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE EVENT AND SENT TO THIS GOFUNDME WILL GO DIRECTLY TO THE BEN CARLSON MEMORIAL AND SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION
Thank you for any and all help, spreading of word and donations!