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BRIEF: Autistic kids hang ten during surf event

July 12, 2014

Tampa Tribune, Fla.



July 12--Volunteer surfing instructors offered lessons for children and young adults with autism during the all-day Surfers for Autism event at Pass-A-Grille Beach today.

The surfing festival began in 2007 in Deerfield Beach as a fund-raiser for autism-related charities and since has spread to other beaches.

Kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, live music and games were among activities offered to surfers and their families during the annual event.

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