News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Please be advised that on Saturday, June 8, 2024, there will be a SCARS Kayak for Kids Fundraising Event. Beginning at 8am from Somerset Long Bay, participants in kayaks and paddle boards will either paddle North Shore or South Shore depending on wind and wave conditions to Clearwater Beach. On Sunday, June 9th, 2024, participants will paddle from Clearwater beginning at 8am back to Somerset Long Bay; preferrable in the opposite direction from day one so as to circumnavigate the island over the two days.

There will be support boats (including the Royal Bermuda Coast Guard) and jet skis accompanying the paddlers over the two days. 

A second event is being held on Sunday, June 9, 2024, wherein kayakers will depart from The Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club at 1pm and paddle to the South and West of Nelly island and return to the Dinghy Club through Paradise Lakes keeping Hinson’s Island to the North. We anticipate that the event will be concluded by 4pm on Sunday. There will be support boats in the Harbour accompanying the kayakers.