Omar

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Omar Beceiro

  • Nickname:

    Pony Boy
  • Team Position:

    **Special Abilities Currently Under Review**
  • Years Paddled:

    2015
  • Age:

    56
  • Family:

    My beautiful and supportive wife, Mercy and two lovely daughters, Sophia and Andrea
  • Where he's from:

    Miami, FL
  • Education:

    Florida International University, Bachelors of Science in Biology
  • Work:

    Civilian Command Duty Officer/Search and Rescue Coordinator for U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami
  • Influences:

    My mother who never complains no matter how difficult the circumstance, my wife, two daughters, and Captain Beefheart
  • Fun Facts:

    Love the outdoors - whether on the water, in the woods or my backyard. Most memorable adventures to date: Everglades Challenge and a four-day canoe trip with my best friend on several rivers surrounding Ocala National Forest. Most meaningful adventures: camping with Sophia on Pavilion Key and Andrea at Fish Eating Creek. My other passion is listening to music, loudly, through my Grado's.
  • Essential CAC Gear:

    His boat: Zig-Zag Wanderer, a Nigel Foster Shadow propelled by a Werner Camano or Greenland paddle.
  • Additional CAC Gear:

    Beef jerky and smoked oysters.
  • How did you get involved with the CAC?:

    My wife volunteered me. Thank you!
  • In his own words:

    "I'm honored to be part of this great cause and honored to paddle alongside such a fun loving bunch of adventurers with kind and generous hearts."

(I'm just a rookie and don't have an awesome pic of me kayaking yet.)