finathon

Dec. 12/12

As we turn the page on 2012, we celebrate what we’ve achieved this year and take a look at your ocean wishes for the future. With a movement of AWARE divers one million strong - we’ll continue to elevate solutions for the ocean worldwide.

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Nov. 09/12

Project AWARE’s FINatical about Dive Downbelow who reached the finish line and raised AUD $5,000 for sharks.  Everyone completed the 1km open sea swim and enjoyed the day so much they’re asking: “When’s the next Finathon?”

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Nov. 27/12
Location: 
George Washington Recreation Centre
8426 Old Mount Vernon Road
Alexandria, VA 22309
United States
38° 43' 46.4304" N, 77° 5' 41.352" W

Throughout November, Patriot Scuba is swimming to end shark finning for Project AWARE’s first Global Finathon™.

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Nov. 11/12
Location: 
George Washington Recreation Centre
8426 Old Mount Vernon Road
Alexandria, VA 22309
United States
38° 43' 46.4304" N, 77° 5' 41.352" W

Throughout November, Patriot Scuba is swimming to end shark finning for Project AWARE’s first Global Finathon™.

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Date: 
Nov. 11/12
Location: 
George Washington Recreation Centre
8426 Old Mount Vernon Road
Alexandria, VA 22309
United States
38° 43' 46.4304" N, 77° 5' 41.352" W

Throughout November, Patriot Scuba is swimming to end shark finning for Project AWARE’s first Global Finathon™.

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Nov. 03/12
Location: 
Gaya Island
Gaya Island Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, 88100 Kota Kinabalu,
SB 88100
Malaysia
6° 1' 23.3832" N, 116° 1' 38.766" E

Dive DownBelow, Sabah, Malaysia is FINatical about sharks and swimming to end finning this November.

On Sunday, 4 November 2012, Downbelow is hosting a Finathon – a 1km ‘fun swim’ – at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre in order to raise awareness of the plight of sharks and funds for Project AWARE who is fighting for legislation to give sharks a fighting chance.

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Dec. 15/12
Location: 
PADI Pool Area
30151 Tomas
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
United States
33° 38' 20.364" N, 117° 36' 10.566" W

Are you and your friends FINatical about Sharks?  Project AWARE & PADI Staff are swimming 25 kilometers to end shark finning for Project AWARE’s first Finathon™!  The clock’s ticking for vanishing shark species. You can join the race to protect them.  Join our Finathon™ team, seek sponsorship and let the global race to end shark finning begin.

Thanks to your support Project AWARE will:

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Oct. 25/12

One scuba divers idea has inspired a worldwide movement to get swimming to end shark finning with dive centres across the globe hosting Finathons to raise much needed funds for shark conservation.

Dive DownBelow, Sabah, Malaysia is FINatical about sharks and swimming to end finning this November.

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Sep. 06/12

Thanks for choosing to Get Swimming to End Finning. Once you've set up your fundraising page at www.finathon.org you can download these FINtastic resources to help organize your Finathon® Challenge. Good Luck!

May. 24/13

The clock’s ticking for vanishing shark species and now is the time to join the race to protect them. It's inspiring to catch up with Finathon Champion and PADI Course Director Katy Bloor. Katy held a super successful Finathon at Sub-Mission Dive Centre, UK where over 70 divers put on their fins in protest against shark finning and swam 100 kilometers to raise funds for Project AWARE’s shark campaign.

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