WAVES FOR THE BRAVE 5K
Sunday, May 27, 8am at Lake Poway. Join us on Memorial Day weekend.
WAVES FOR THE BRAVE 5K is a timed trail run and scenic hike on a groomed dirt trail. The 3.1 mile loop includes views of the lake with sections with riparian oaks, a few hills, and a shady start/finish area in a grassy park. The 5K draws attention to the crisis of post-traumatic stress among our veteran population and bring awareness to mental health challenges. Participants receive custom medals and t-shirts. There will be booths with resources for veterans and the community. Awards for top finishers and prizes for top fundraising teams and individual fundraiser. More event information here.
ANNUAL BBQ PICNIC
Our First Annual Summer Picnic was held on August 26, 2017 and recognized Wave Academy’s family of veterans, certified water practitioners, and superstar supporters who have made it possible to make a profound difference for vets in our San Diego community. The event took place at Admiral Baker Park. Attendees were treated to Texas-style BBQ, awards, and a guided drum circle.
Wave Academy hosts several social events throughout the year. Recent events include:
- Summer Ice-Cream Social: an event for veterans and friends at a private home
- Amber Waves: an evening social gathering at Protector, a veteran-owned brewery