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Chris Benchetler getting it good. photo - Peter Morning
Team Clif Bar Blog
Oct 18, 2012
Sea Pathways - Chadd Konig Paddling with Intention

The coastline between Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara is home to some of the most magical and raw landscapes, sea life and natural beauty that California has to offer. Team CLIF Bar and Santa Barbara-based surfer/environmentalist Chadd Konig traveled down the coast on a "prone/knee paddle board" for approximately 250 miles. Many regions of this coastline are only accessible by water, and Chadd had the incredible opportunity to explore them along this journey.

Chadd's

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Aug 9, 2012
Chadd Konig Paddles the California Coastline for a Cause - Pt. 2

Chadd Konig is a paddling machine on a mission!  Since he embarked from Santa Cruz more than a week ago, he has paddled some of California's most exposed and rugged coastline. For those that have not read about his latest challenge, and his raison d'etre of late, be sure to check out the previous blog posted here.

Making great progress (and snagging some epic looking surf along the way) the below images come to us courtesy of Branden Aroyan. Enjoy this little taste of Chadd's world

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Aug 3, 2012
Chadd Konig Paddles the California Coastline for a Cause - Pt. 1

Chadd Konig (Team CLIF Bar) prepares his ocean paddleboard for the grueling trip from Santa Cruz to Santa Barbara, California, to raise awareness about the practice of "fracking" in the oil and gas industry. Photo credit: Branden Aroyan.

FRACK OFF PADDLE- Santa Cruz to Santa Barbara


Journey: The coastline between Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara is home to some of the most magical and
raw landscapes, sea life and nature California has to offer. Santa Barbara-based

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Jul 16, 2012
Forrest Shearer Shares a Look at Life in His Boots

Forrest drops into an interview to shed a little light on his last season of shred.  Click the link below to read the complete interview on Jones Snowboards!
 And for a little taste of what kind of goodness Forrest likes to find himself in when the snow has gone....check out this fun little self edit taken from his POV: Surf Stylin in INDO

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Jul 16, 2012
Team CLIF Athlete Activists Chadd Konig and Chris Del Moro Take on the IWC

Just back from the International Whaling Conference, Chadd Konig (TCB) shares a bit about the experience and a couple of photos to capture the magic in the making.

"The creatures we came here to stand in solidarity for carry and communicate a gentleness that permeates our entire universe. The majority of cetaceans do not have predators, except humans of course.They have gone beyond fear and simply float and flow with love. In this day and age we, as humans, have given some of the

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