“Putting aside my age and my fears, my sister and I ventured to Las Olas. Splashing around in the water, laughing, having fun, and being so supported and cheered on by a group of wonderful women, both instructors and guests, my fears vanished and that little girl who loved the water resurfaced.
“In surfing, there is this particular moment. You are paddling. You know you have timed the wave right. You pop up. And you ride. For a split second, you realize your mind, your body, and your surfboard are one with that wave. That feeling is almost spiritual, and it is this feeling that will make you want to turn around and do it all over again.”