VENTURE OUT 2018 STAFF
Our independent contractors for the season
OWNER / INSTRUCTOR
Loves the "Salt Life!" From the most exclusive places to paddle, to where to eat the best food and hear all the live music. Matty knows everything about the Shelter Island summer scene. While you are renting, ask him what to do around the island.
There isn't better place to live and explore the outdoors than Shelter Island! Surrounded by sun, sand and water! You can catch this Brazilian in the white tent, usually drinking a smoothie. She loves all forms of exercise and most of all, playing with puppies!
ADVANCED INSTRUCTOR / TOUR GUIDE
Racing, training, teaching or just leisurely paddling, Scott loves every opportunity he gets to be on the water. After his first paddle in 2013 he was hooked. He quickly realized that paddling was more than a sport, it was a lifestyle and he is so pumped to be sharing his stoke with others through instruction.
Brooklyn native and part fish. He will be in the white tent at Crescent Beach to help you with your paddling experience. Flynn was piratically raised at this beach, so don't hesitate to chat him up while he is getting you out on the water.
SUP YOGA / BEACH YOGA
Sharing her passion for yoga and combining her love for the water and sand. Jenn's style of teaching is done mindfully, by carefully interweaving qualities of awareness and compassion, bringing everyone a dynamic style of Hatha inspired yoga, that is challenging, safe and fun for everyone!
This college baseball player is here for the summer playing for the Shelter Island Bucks baseball team. He will also be in the white tent at Crescent Beach playing (paddling) for Venture Out.
This city girl will be at the beach on the weekends to take your reservations and ensure that you get out on the water right away. You can find her at the white tent in the middle of Crescent Beach.
Captain Tom and his First Mate Mako are back on "The Rock" this summer and is available for stand up paddle board tours or boat charters to any desired location. He has been part of the Venture Out family from our start in 2011. This Marine will ensure your experience is a top notch adventure.
Contact him personally for boat or fishing charter info: 631-766-5700
Parlez-vous francais? Being a beach boy is hard work. He is in the USA to grind for a third summer, and on his days off he will be with us at Venture Out's white tent. Multilingual, tall, charming, and knows every inch of sand and water on Crescent Beach.