Paddle 30k for World Oceans Day

$1,685 of $2,000 goal

Raised by 33 people in 26 months
James Rdd
for The Coral Reef Alliance
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30K for World Oceans Day - We are paddling 30km for Charity
(and lots more!) 

A Park Hyatt Team of 10 will take part in a 30km kayak relay visiting 3 focus villages in an effort to raise awareness for marine conservation and sustainability.

Events preceeding World Oceans Day include:

•Promoting marine conservation with 3 x schools on our neighbouring islands
• Promoting sustainability and marine conservation to guests of Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa
•Reef clean of two neighbouring islands

All proceeds will go to The Coral Reef Alliance.

The Route:



Why is Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa taking part in world Ocean Day?

The world’s oceans:
• Generates most of the oxygen we breathe
• Help feed us
• Regulate our climate
• Clean the water we drink
• Offer a pharmacopoeia of potential medicines
• Provide limitless inspiration!




A big thanks to all supporters from PharEEL and his Coral Reef pals!



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Update 6
25 months ago
We did it! 30km in 5hrs 30mins! thanks so much to everyone for your support. You can see a full gallery of the day here on FB - https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.897269773622837.1073741852.192170534132768&type=1
We are just shy of the $2000 target but still very happy none the less. Thanks so much!
feeling it!
The team!
Why we did this!
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Update 5
26 months ago
Afternoon all, a massive thanks to the Clean Team for the Reef Clean yesterday. We managed to make a serious dent and tidy up our neighbouring islands channel. See the full gallery here http://on.fb.me/1o1ypgD

Our 30k paddle is now likely to be on Thursday due to the most favourable conditions! Its not too late to donate and a huge thanks again to those who have already done so!
The Deep Clean Reef Team
All this in a few dives
Doing it for this guy!
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Update 4
26 months ago
A huge huge thanks to all supporters thus far and not just from me... these guys are extremely grateful. We have hit the $1000 mark and need to double it. Please keep up your extraordinary generosity.
Making a better life for these chaps!
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Update 3
26 months ago
9 days to go!

Training is underway and the challenge has become very real. What we had hoped would take 6 hrs is now looking like minimum 10, not helped by our choice of equipment!

We will, of course, persevere and shall not be defeated.

A massive thanks to those who have donated thus far. Please keep it up and we'll hit our target.
The weapon of choice
The training arena
Could this be the A-Team
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$1,685 of $2,000 goal

Raised by 33 people in 26 months
Created May 18, 2014
All funds raised go directly to:
The Coral Reef Alliance
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  Oakland, CA
Tax ID: 943211245
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$50
Anonymous
25 months ago
TN
$100
Tom & Elizabeth Netting
25 months ago

What a worthy cause.......the environment!!! Go Team Hyatt!

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DC
$100
Diego Concha
25 months ago
$50
Anonymous
25 months ago
BS
$50
Bonnie Strome
26 months ago

Safe paddling!

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$20
Anonymous
26 months ago
JM
$50
Jacques Morand
26 months ago

Good luck on your paddle competition

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CF
$50
Christoph Franzen
26 months ago

Wishing you all the best and hopefully you reach the goal! Happy Paddling!

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H
$100
Hatchina
26 months ago

Save the ocean and Save Maldives!

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BB
$40
Ben, Bella & Bumble
26 months ago
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