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11th annual 'Surfers for Autism' event held in Jensen Beach
Posted: 12:23 PM, Apr 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-07 23:43:51Z
Volunteers paired up with children on the autism spectrum for a fun day of surfing in Jensen Beach on Saturday.
JENSEN BEACH, Fla. -- Families gathered in Jensen Beach on Saturday for the 11th annual "Surfers for Autism" event.
About 200 participants on the autism spectrum showed up for a day of fun and surfing.
Each participant was paired up with a volunteer to hang loose and surf without having to worry about being judged.
The event kicked off the Surfers for Autism's 11-event surf season throughout Florida.
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