Media Advisory:
National Women Learn to Surf Week 2018!

Who: 
Schlitterbahn Waterparks will be celebrating National Women Learn to Surf Day with lessons in South Padre Island, Corpus Christi, New Braunfels and Galveston.

What: 
National Women Learn to Surf Week will feature inland surfing champions/mom & daughter duo Cathy and Morgan Seabert. Both will be on hand to teach women how to surf on the park’s inland surf ride, the Boogie Bahn, as a way to raise the profile of women in this sport and celebrate Women of the Wave.

Photo opps: 
8:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the following participating Schlitterbahn locations:

Monday, June 11: South Padre
Tuesday, June 12: Corpus Christi
Thursday, June14: New Braunfels
Thursday, June 28: Galveston

Where: 
Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark, 588 S. Union St., New Braunfels, TX 78130.
Schlitterbahn Corpus Christi Waterpark, 14352 Commodores Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Waterpark, 33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597
Schlitterbahn Galveston Waterpark, 2026 Lockheed Street, Galveston, TX 77554

Background: Schlitterbahn New Braunfels was the site of the invention of inland surfing, and now the ride has expanded to locations – including cruise ships –  around the world.  Every week World Champions, Cathy and Morgan give lessons to aspiring surfers, but most are boys and young men.  To attract more women to the sport, Schlitterbahn will celebrate National Women Learn to Surf week every year to encourage girls and women to take their turn on the world’s most perfect wave. See FAQ here.

Interview/Visuals/Media Contact:
Pam Renteria – Public Relations and Communications Specialist
prenteria@schlitterbahn.com
915-346-3822