VIDEO: CBM Partners with Man Paddling Length of Bay for Oyster Recovery

It’s a long drive from the headwaters of the Chesapeake Bay to Virginia Beach. It’s a multi-day cruise to do it by boat. But one man is about to do it on a stand-up paddleboard.

What’s driving Chris Hopkinson’s plan to trek 240 miles down the Chesapeake? Clean water and oysters. Flying Dog Brewery believes in the cause and the effort so much they’ve signed on as sponsor. And we’re on board too: Chesapeake Bay Media is exclusive media sponsor for Hopkinson’s ambitious paddle. Our Cheryl Costello was there for the official announcement. Watch below: