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SURPAS Sailing Trip

  • Adventure Cat 1574-1642 The Embarcadero SF, CA, 94133 United States (map)

PLEASE NOTE: This event is now sold out!

Dear Postdocs,

To celebrate National Postdoc Appreciation Week, SURPAS is very excited to take you sailing in the beautiful San Francisco Bay - we have chartered an entire boat just for us!


What: Sail the Bay

When: Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Where: 12.30pm Pier 39, San Francisco


We will be able to take 48 people, so register quickly to reserve your spot!


Meeting point: Meet us at Pier 39 in San Francisco at 12:30pm - the boat will leave at 1pm.  Please arrange for your own transportation to and from Pier 39:,-122.409821,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x808580fc8bb3211d:0xbaf631600de6b39e


Program: The boat will leave at 1pm, take us around Alcatraz, under the Golden Gate Bridge, to Angel Island and back to Pier 39 at 4pm.  There will be appetizers provided for you on the boat and there will be a cash bar for drinks (beer $4.50, wine $5.50, sodas $1-2).  We are not allowed to bring any drinks onboard - please respect that policy.


What to bring: Sunscreen, camera, layers!! (it can get pretty windy). 


Cancellation policy: Rain or shine (we'll go regardless).



Sign-up fee: There is a $12 co-payment. If you plan on joining us, please fill out the sign-up sheet via this link:

Upon registration we will provide you with further information.



Restrictions: The event is open to Stanford postdoc community, including family members and friends of postdocs (each postdoc can bring 1 guest). If the registration goes over 48 people, we will put further registrations on a wait-list and notify you of any openings.


Please feel free to contact us at if you have any questions. We are very excited to take you sailing on September 27th!


The SURPAS Leadership Team

Earlier Event: September 26
SURPAS Pub Crawl
Later Event: October 24
Hike at Point Reyes National Seashore