Past Events › Wales
Beach Warriors Challenge
We are excited to announce that a team of volunteers and supporters are taking on the Beach Warriors 5 mile beach obstacle course challenge in order to raise money for The Wave Project Cymru. The obstacle course will feature a number of obstacles named after famous Welsh landmarks and remain secret until the day of the event. Our team will be running, crawling, jumping and climbing to overcome those obstacles. In addition to the race our team will be making…View Event...
Summer Surf Challenge
A weekend of surfing for people with disabilities. Completely free to take part and all ages and abilities welcome. Open to anyone with a disability, all participants will receive a medal and expert surf coaching from our experienced staff and enthusiastic volunteers. Hosted on Watergate Beach on the weekend of 7 & 8th July. The Wave Project aims to break down barriers, getting more people surfing, changing lives together. Participants and volunteers will need to pre-register to take…View Event...
The Wave Project @ Porthcawl Elvis Festival
We will be at the Porthcawl Elvis Festival on Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th September from 9am to 5pm! You'll find us in the Family Zone near the Grand Pavilion - look for our Gazebo and flag! We'll have fun activities on offer such as a surf lesson with The King (on land), Jailhouse Rock painting and design a surfboard. There'll be other activities going on throughout the weekend from other organisations. You're best Elvis fancy dress is of…View Event...
Volunteer Training & Information Day – Wave Project Cymru
Are you interested in volunteering for Wave Project Cymru this year? Come along to our training day, find out more about what volunteering entails & the different ways to get involved The day will consist of ... 9 - 9.30 - Arrive at Aberavon Leisure Centre, SA12 6QW. Time for tea, coffee & chats. There is a free car park at the centre. 9.30 -12.30pm - Informal training, information on The Wave Project, volunteer roles, safeguarding awareness, all questions…View Event...
Everest Cymru Challenge
*Keep your eyes peeled for more info in Summer 2019!* We're climbing Everest - in Wales! This Easter a group of 9 intrepid Wave Project supporters including our Wales Coordinator Holly are taking on a trek of the Himalayas to reach the Base Camp of Mount Everest, a route which most ambitious climbers take on in their pursuit to tackle the summit of the mountain. Our trekkers have pledged to raise over £1000 EACH for our surf therapy charity that…View Event...
The Summer Surf Challenge
The Summer Surf Challenge is a weekend of adaptive surfing welcome to all ages and those with disabilities. Specially trained surf instructors, adaptive equipment and teams of volunteers are available to support participants as they ride their first waves into shore! A fun weekend for all the family!View Event...
The Wave Project's annual awards celebrates the achievements of the young people and supporters who have participated in surf therapy through the year. Compering on the night will be Wave Project patron, Victoria Pendleton CBE. The evening will include a 3 course meal in the stunning Headland Hotel Ballroom and a night filled with inspirational stories of resilience, compassion, and heart. Purchase your ticket today and join us for this wonderful evening.Find out more »
Wave Project Cymru needs your help!
Our Wave Project Cymru Aviva crowdfunder is now LIVE! We want to be able to deliver our surf therapy courses to lots of new young people in Wales next year, and we need everyone's help to do just that! Aviva employees will be given £250k to pledge to support great causes. We need the help of our lovely supporters and community to get our fundraising going and to spread the word. This is an 'all or nothing' campaign so we…View Event...