Del Mar Times

By |2021-02-17T11:54:55-08:00November 24th, 2018|Press|

Surf Therapy Day A Walk on Water (AWOW) held "Surf Therapy Day" Nov. 17 at Cardiff Beach. Since launching in 2012, AWOW has welcomed over 1,000 families and provided "Surf Therapy" to over 2,000 children and adults in need, according to AWOW's website at awalkonwater.org. AWOW's mission is to "reach every child in need, especially those who have never had

The Virginian-Pilot

By |2021-02-17T11:54:55-08:00November 24th, 2018|Press|

In Sandbridge, children with special needs get "surf therapy" VIRGINIA BEACH Quinn's 10th birthday party was supposed to be Friday in Yorktown. He was excited to see all his friends and eat cake, said his mother, Denille Francis. But then Tropical Storm Michael blew through, causing power outages and downing trees, and they had to cancel, Francis said. Instead Quinn's

Hamptons.com

By |2021-02-17T11:54:55-08:00September 4th, 2018|Press|

INTERVIEW: A Walk On Water Executive Director Sean Swentek On Surf Therapy In Montauk And More A Walk On Water (AWOW) is making its way to the East Coast for the fourth year in a row to empower children with special needs or disability by showing them the transformative properties of the sea. We caught up with AWOW Executive Director

Voyage LA

By |2021-02-17T11:54:55-08:00July 24th, 2018|Press|

Meet Sean Swentek of A Walk On Water in Headquartered Today we’d like to introduce you to Sean Swentek. Sean, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far. A Walk On Water was created by a dedicated group of watermen who recognized the powerful impact of our

KTLA 5 Live

By |2021-02-17T11:54:55-08:00July 24th, 2018|Press|

https://youtu.be/WjcwuTBZgZc Sean Swentek of A Walk on Water on Surf Therapy Day Sean Swentek of nonprofit A Walk on Water, which provides surf therapy to children with special needs or disabilities, appeared on KTLA’s 5 Live on July 16, 2018, to talk about the group’s event planned for July 21 in Huntington Beach.

The Inertia

By |2021-02-17T11:54:56-08:00June 29th, 2018|Press|

A Walk On Water has one simple yet daunting goal: bring more life-changing surf therapy events to more people in need of them. Meanwhile, almost half of U.S.-based children with special needs do not live within three hours of a body of water with waves. A Walk On Water (“AWOW”) has always looked for opportunities to bring surf therapy to

The Inertia

By |2021-02-17T11:54:56-08:00June 12th, 2018|Press|

A Walk On Water Just Made Its First Ever Stop in Jersey I was pretty excited when Sam Hammer contacted me in April with an invitation to photograph a special event with his surf school. Sam explained they would be hosting A Walk On Water event — the first ever held in New Jersey. After receiving the invite, I started

Swell Season Surf Radio

By |2021-02-17T11:54:56-08:00June 8th, 2018|Press|

SWELL SEASON SURF RADIO: A Walk On Water Surf Therapy with Legends Sam Hammer and Corey Senese The non-profit A Walk On Water brings individuals with disabilities to the beach with their families for a day of surf, fun and celebration. Volunteer staff share the joy and healing power of surf and sea with athletes of all ages who may

Slyde Handboards

By |2021-02-17T11:54:56-08:00June 8th, 2018|Press|

12 Fun Facts You Didn't Know About Sean Swentek Executive Director of A Walk on Water Slyde Handboards has been a big supporter of A Walk On Water for years now.  We're stoked to have all proceeds from SlydeFest go directly to their amazing non-profit organization. Angela recently chatted on FB live with Sean Swentek the executive director of AWOW

Eyewitness News – ABC 7 (VIDEO)

By |2021-02-17T11:54:57-08:00May 31st, 2018|Press|

 MALIBU, Calif. (KABC) Ari Markow explains the joy he and his son Max felt at their first Surf Therapy Day, hosted by A Walk on Water, a non-profit organization. "They came to us very calm, explained how the day would be, kind of put us at ease," said Markow. "A Walk on Water is about providing surf therapy for

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