Monthly Archives: December 2013

Posted - News Posted for ISA News.

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Nine-Year-Old Peruvian Surfer Gonzalo Torres Ramos Receives $1,000 for Being an “Extraordinary and Inspiring Surfer” La Jolla, California, December 19, 2013 — The ISA is proud to announce the inaugural ISA President’s Award. Created by the ISA President to award an “especially inspiring and extraordinary surfer,” the… Read More »

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The International Surfing Association Will Honor All ISA World Champions Since 1964 La Jolla, California, December 17, 2013 — The start of the New Year marks the beginning of the 50th anniversary of the International Surfing Association (ISA), which has been crowning Men’s and Women’s World Champions since… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for South Africa News, World Surfing News.

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Kushay’igagasi Surf Contest The Wedge Durban Kwa Zulu Natal 16/12/2013 A massive crowd of around 15000 beach goers, celebrating the Reconciliation Day public holiday, enthusiastically supported the historic Kusyay’igagasi Surf Contest at the Wedge Beach in Durban Monday (December 16). The unique contest involved thirty… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for Peru News, World Surfing News.

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After 13 years of waiting, Peruvian President Ollanta Humala last week signed into law the administrative framework for the legislation, to finally begin enforcement of law 2780 for the Protection of Peru’s coastline and its surf breaks. This law protects Peru’s beaches from construction that… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for Australia News, Uncategorized, World Surfing News.

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Source: Surfing Australia Wednesday, 11 December 2013 Phillip Island, Victoria (Wednesday December 11, 2013):  The Be the Influence Australian Boardriders Battle series is heading to Phillip Island this weekend to pit club against club in a new Australia wide series. The Victorian Qualifying event will… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for Fiji News, World Surfing News.

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The Melanesian Surfing Cup came to a dramatic conclusion yesterday at Cloudbreak. Fijian surfing champions, Aca Raculo and Isei Tokovou were both knocked out at the semi final stage of the Open Male category after not finding enough high scoring waves in the difficult conditions…. Read More »

Posted - News Posted for Fiji News, World Surfing News.

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The first half of the Melanesian Surfing Cup was held under clear skies at Cloudbreak, Tavarua. Fijian surfing champions,  Aca Raculo  and  Isei  Tokovou  advanced  into  the  semi-­finals  of the  main  short  board  event,  as did Hannah Bennett, surfing in the women’s open short-­board  division. Scotty… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for ISA News.

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La Jolla, California, December 5th, 2013 – The International Surfing Association (ISA) is proud to welcome São Tomé and Príncipe as its 78th member of the ISA. São Tomé and Príncipe is a Portuguese-speaking island nation in the Gulf of Guinea, located off the western… Read More »

Posted - News Posted for South Africa News, World Surfing News.

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Source: Surfing South Africa Over 70 individuals with different disabilities ranging from spinal cord injuries to intellectual disabilities and blindness have registered to participate in the third Adapted Surfing Day at Big Bay Bloubergstrand this Sunday. They will be supported by close to 100 volunteers… Read More »