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Liquid Force 2012 Demo

Liquid Force product demo November 4

Liquid Force and Mission Bay Aquatic Center are proud to announce the Liquid Force Demo Day on, Friday, November 4th from 8am – 4pm where you can check out the new 2012 gear. With the holiday season just around the corner, now is a great time to get it on your Christmas list and stock up for next summer! Wakesports Unlimited, an official Liquid Force dealer, will also be on hand to take care of all your retail needs. Liquid Force team rider Tim Walters will also be on hand to strap on a board, get behind the boat and inspire you to go big in 2012!

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Special one weekend sailing classes are a great opportunity for busy schedules

In today’s busy world it can be very difficult to find the time to do the things you want to do. It’s not unusual for us to hear a person say that they would love to learn to sail but just can’t seem to find two consecutive weekends to get started. Search no more. This month we are offering a few classes that are normally offered over the course of four-sessions in a two-session (one weekend) format. Read More

Semester-long classes more popular than ever

There are more students taking semester-long classes at MBAC this semester than ever before. The addition of stand up paddling as a class and the increasing popularity of surfing seem to be the primary contributors to the growth of the program. The new offering of intermediate surfing, which allows beginning surfers the opportunity to return for a second semester of surfing, may be another contributor. Read More

Surf saga begins at MBAC

Lauren Wilson will be moving down under this fall to get work experience and to surf. The recent SDSU grad and MBAC surfing instructor is looking forward to spending our winter months (the southern hemisphere’s summer) surfing the waves off the Australian coast. She has come a long way since taking her first class at MBAC where her goal was to confront her fear of the water. Read More

MBAC Instructor strives for record breaking feat

MBAC sailing instructor, Octavio Arteta, has a lofty goal. After reading a story about sailors competing in long distance solo sailing racing he was inspired by their ambition. He read that these races hosted sailors from all over the world, with one glaring exception; his home country of Peru. After some further research he set out on a record breaking feat; to become the first Peruvian to sail solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Read More