World T.E.A.M. Sports 2017 Annual Review 2017 World T.E.A.M. Annual Review - Page 7

Paddling the open sea at the Coastal Team Challenge in New York. WHAT’S MORE FUN THAN BREAKING RECORDS? SHATTERING OPEN SEA EXPECTATIONS. Paddling along New York’s southern Long Island coast, adaptive and able- bodied athletes in Hobie sea kayaks overcome tides, changing weather and occasional passing ships to complete a 16-nautical mile, two-day journey. The exceptional power of cooperative teamwork provides the measure of success for these athletes. 7