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May 11, 2022

ADG’s Bruce Quay is featured on ‘Beyond the Ocean’ Podcast

Beyond the Ocean is a podcast made by Surf Park Central where they feature surf parks, wave generating technologies, and the future of surfing outside the ocean. Featuring interviews with industry experts, technology leaders, innovators, and surfing legends to explore this exciting new movement. Bruce Quay, the COO of Aquatic Development Group (ADG), the team behind EpicSurf sits down with SPC to discuss the path that led him to become COO of a water park design and wave manufacturing company, as well as ADG’s extensive background in the industry, getting people outside and into water sports; and explains how EpicSurf and stationary surf waves will create a more inclusive surf experience at surf parks and other adventure parks.

In the episode, Quay also discusses Play Surf Ride, ADG’s concept for water-based adventure parks that incorporate everything from recreational water play and waves, to surf pools, to dry-park adventures, that provide a complete family experience. He also discusses their history with the FlowRider system and how some of ADG’s initiatives will create more surfing opportunities sooner than later.

Click here to listen to the full podcast on Surf Park Central’s website!

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Aquatic Development Group (ADG) is North America’s most respected designer and builder of water parks and water ride attractions. For over 50 years ADG has been providing design/build and equipment services to more than 4,000 aquatic facilities worldwide. ADG has installed more than 90% of all wave systems in the U.S. with their patented WaveTek® technology and has provided design/build and equipment services to more than 4,000 public, scholastic, resort and amusement facilities worldwide, winning numerous IAAPA Brass Ring and WWA Leading Edge Awards.