6th Annual Iron Mike Festival
to Aug 11

6th Annual Iron Mike Festival

THIS EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED...new date coming soon!

The Iron Mike Festival has something to offer for all beach-goes: a SUP and prone paddle race; a 16 and under Gromorama surf contest; surfboard demos; and a festival including a board swap, live music, art auction, and a beer garden.

Proceeds from the event will benefit a scholarship fund designated for outdoor, life-saving endeavors which help celebrate and honor Mike--the young lifeguard who passed away in a tragic ski accident before his time.  This day is put together by volunteers who are interested in keeping Mike's good vibe strong in our community.

The event is presented by the City of Solana Beach, Solana Beach Lifeguard Association, and Rerip: Reduce, Reuse, Reride.




Featuring Music By:

Noah Williams is Limpet

Noah Williams is Limpet

Rootsy Regaee Jams all afternoon

Rootsy Regaee Jams all afternoon

There is still time to get involved! 

Contact Meghan (meghan@rerip.com) or Greg (guruburu@cosb.org) for details. 

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Primo Seeds Campaign
to Apr 22

Primo Seeds Campaign

San Diego’s Primo Wind partners with nonprofit Rerip to offer clean energy to powerless.

As you order online, fill up for gas, or turn on the heater this Holiday Season, please remember that, as of November 22nd, there are still 2.5 million people in Puerto Rico alone without power who were affected by the devastating hurricanes this past fall.

Primo Wind, a clean energy equipment supplier, has teamed up with Rerip, a 501c3 nonprofit, to put an end to this statistic via the “Primo Seeds” Campaign, and we need your help.   

Starting today, those who make donations to Primo Seeds via Rerip, will support the gifting of Primo Wind’s EnergiTree, a wind, solar, and battery system, to those schools, businesses, or homes that are still dark from the hurricanes that hit the Caribbean early this year. The EnergiTree provides enough power to completely run an average Caribbean home on 100% wind and solar.

“We couldn’t be more excited to participate with Primo Wind in the Primo Seeds campaign. Their innovative designs are just what the Caribbean needs right now to help get people’s basic needs met.  It is hard to talk about recycling surfboards when people don’t even have power.” said Meghan Dambacher co-founder and President of Rerip, a San Diego nonprofit company known for keeping surfboards out of landfills and advocating for clean energy.  


About Primo Wind

Primo Wind designs and builds patented micro wind turbine and hybrid wind/solar products. Primo Wind’s design creates accelerated wind flow and mimics wing and sail design. The systems provide efficient, quiet, clean, reliable renewable power with a small footprint and environmentally friendly designs that allow for seamless integration into the surrounding environment. Primo Wind’s Force Micro Turbines are perfectly suited as stand alone for off grid installations or for micro grid solutions and they don’t kill birds.

About Rerip

Rerip is a San Diego 501c3 organization striving to keep surfboards out of landfills while advocating for a cleaner surf industry.  Run by a team of volunteers, Rerip sets up locations for people to drop off their unwanted boards, fins and wetsuits. Always advocating for clean energy via innovation and collaboration, Rerip also hosts local events and awareness campaigns for surf and environmental education.  For more information about finding a surfboard recycling location in your area, what we do, or how you can help, please visit www.rerip.org.

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