Two Tickets To Paradise (Sort Of)

Tell us all about your favorite wave; win two tix to Save the Waves' "Life is A Wave" benefit event

We're totally putting you on the spot. Your spot. Or at least the spot you wish was yours.All you have to do is post a comment below by Wednesday at noon, describing your favorite wave – the one you'd most like to see preserved or couldn't live with out – and why, and you'll have a shot at winning two tickets to the Save The Waves Coalition's third annual Life Is A Wave benefit event in San Francisco on May 14 (details below), courtesy of Zola the Brazilian superfruit beverage. So get those creative juices flowing, post below, and get your groove on this Thursday.

(And, while you're saving waves, don't forget to help save your homebreak: if your haven't taken the Surf-First Survey do it after your next session.

Life Is A Wave – May 14, 2009

A benefit bash for Save The Waves Coalition

Save The Waves Coalition presents its third annual Life Is A Wave benefit event, a yearly celebration of coastal environmentalism through music, art, film, and community activism. Life Is A Wave 2009 will roll in on May 14 from 6pm ’til midnight, once again at 111 Minna Gallery in downtown San Francisco. The multimedia event will feature live music from several innovative new bands, including Bay Area heavyweights Bayonics, as well as the fast-rising Kapakahi – both known for their dynamic mix of world beats and highly energetic live shows. Opening will be Clif Bar Inc.’s own Dung Beetles, along with DJs {{{M3}}}, OmarEtch, and DJ Paul.

This year Save The Waves will honor Reef founder, International Surfing Association President and philanthropist Fernando Aguerre as recipient of the 2009 Wave Saver Award, for his work and support defending coastlines around the world.

Sponsors of Life Is A Wave 2009 include Billabong B9, Clif Bar, Jim Beam, Joie de Vivre Hotels, Mavericks™, New Belgium Brewing, Ocean Vodka, Patagonia, Quiksilver Foundation, SIGG, Surfline, Zola Acai, and 1% For The Planet.. Additional sponsors will be announced closer to the event date.

Tickets are $20 general and $50 Green Package, (Green Package includes a one-year Save The Waves membership and a very special gift). All proceeds to benefit Save The Waves Coalition.

For more information about sponsoring the event, donating raffle/silent auction items or volunteering, please contact Save The Waves at 831.426.6169 or email