Survival Paddle

Survival Paddle is a short documentary profiling Mason Gross dance alumna Shannon MacDowell as she trains and prepares for the New York SeaPaddle, a stand-up paddleboarding marathon around the island of Manhattan. Shannon and her team are involved in pioneering a first-of-its-kind motion study so better understand how to train athletes for “SUP.” She also discusses how her dance education and wilderness background prepared her for the fitness world.

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