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This coming July, Tom Jones will do a 500-mile SUP event circumnavigating Smith Mountain Lake in Virginia. This event will be to benefit the Safe Surfin’ Foundation which protects children from Internet predators, and will also help raise funds for next year’s paddle across the open Pacific from California to Hawaii.
ORCA Expedition to launch April 2013. Tom Jones will standup paddle across the open Pacific from California to Hawaii directly through the Northern pacific Gyre. The accompanying support and research vessel will be the home for a scientific team from one of the world’s leading marine science institutions for more than four months at sea. Check out the events section for details on this incredible ultra-endurance challenge and ocean-breaking research on new threats discovered in plastic waste. Microbes at sea – Friend or Foe?
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