The Butterfly Effect (www.betheeffect.com), Maui is April 15th. Newf Surf’s (www.newfsurfboard.wpengine.com) Surf Ambassador Tatiana Howard’s events “goal is to inspire and empower women through water sports and to give back to local charities.” The BE “ began in 2007 on Maui, an non-competitive event without contest pressure but with a challenge”. The event has been in 18 countries and 45 events. Event schedule 2017: Maui April 15th, Cabarete July 8, Whistler July 21, Japan September 1-2, Lake Tahoe September 9, Maui Paddle For A Cure October 7th. Newf Surf will be donating SUP bags for Tati’s Maui and Lake Tahoe events. Check out Tati’s article in Samata Magazine.