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Surfing, skiing and snowboarding to support City of Hope in Tri-Avaganza
March 18, 2014 | dsapia
It started in 1983 with a dare. “Surf, water ski and snow ski/board all in one day? That’s crazy, it can’t be done,” Rob Yates was told. So, he created the Tri-Avaganza to prove them wrong. More than 30 years later, Yates and his team are still going from wetsuits to ski boots, all in a day, to fight cancer and other life-threatening diseases, and proving the seemingly impossible, possible.