Presenter Names: Shannon Thomas & Jake Brown
Presentation Title: Intro to River Surfing
An introduction into river surfing, explaining what river surfing is, the river waves and what to look for in levels, the equipment needed, different boards, safety precautions, and breaking down how to river surf.
Presenter Biography: Shannon Thomas is a long time SUP paddler & River surfer. Jake Brown is a surfer from Santa Cruz who moved back to Ohio and brought his ocean skills to the river. Together, they formed Surf Dayton, a community website focused on everything you need to start surfing in Dayton and offering river surf and paddleboard clinics through the summer season.