Alaska Sea Kayaking Symposium/APU Gear Swap Press Release

What: The 1st annual Alaska Sea Kayaking Symposium/APU fundraiser gear swap. This event provides the Anchorage paddling community with an opportunity, before the season starts, to buy and sell boating (non-motorized please.) ASKS will take a portion of the profit from the sale of each item to be used for the Symposium and the Alaska Pacific University kayaking program.

How: Sellers are not required to attend or sell their items, ASKS volunteers and APU students will provide assistance. Cash, checks and credit cards (MC or Visa) will be accepted for buyers.

Where: The Atwood Center on the APU campus.

When: This event will take place on April 22nd, Earth Day. Gear drop off will take place from 8:30 am to 11 am. The sale will be from 12pm to 5 pm. All unsold gear must be picked up between 5pm and 8pm.

Contact: Paul Twardock (564-8254,