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Top 10 activities for kids in Florida

Kids in Florida have a wealth of choices for summer activities. A list of the top 10 activities for kids in Florida was recently discussed on a Sarasota talk show, and Sarasota with its variety of summer camping experiences for children offers all of the activities with a wide choice of camps.

Stand up paddleboard camp fun- paddleboarding can teach teamwork
Stand up paddleboard camp fun- paddleboarding can teach teamwork
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Paddleboarding
Paddleboarding
Photo by Neilson Barnard

Paddleboarding appeared as one of the top 10 activities that is unique to Florida kids. Surf Fit USA in Sarasota is offering a paddleboard summer camp experience for the months of June, July, and August. Paddleboard camps will be offered at three of the most popular beaches in the Sarasota area. Siesta Key Beach will be the location for the week of June 16-20. Lido Beach will host the paddleboard camp for the weeks beginning with June 23-27, June 30-July 3, July 7-11, and July 14-18. Nokomis Beach will host the paddleboard camp for the week of July 21-28. The final weeks for this camp will be hosted by Venice Beach and Turtle Beach. Surf Fit USA will offer paddleboarding at Turtle Beach during the week of July 28-August 1. The final week of the camp will be held at Venice Beach from August 4-August 8.

Interested families may call 941-952-8246 for information about the paddleboarding camp. You may also log on at www.surfitusa.com to learn about this kid-friendly sport.

Check out the included slideshow to see what paddleboarding is all about. Great video included with skills that are learned.