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    Meet Ghana’s Anthony Rabbi Hemans, The Youngest 2014 ISA Scholarship Winner

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    2015 ISA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES SCHEDULE UNVEILED WITH COMPETITIONS ACROSS FOUR REGIONS

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    Get To Know Esther Teah From Liberia, 2014 ISA Individual Scholarship Winner

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Meet Ghana’s Anthony Rabbi Hemans, the youngest 2014 ISA Scholarship Winner

February 27, 2015

This 7-year-old ISA Scholarship winner from Ghana, Anthony Rabbi Hemans, is the youngest surfer to be awarded the ISA Scholarship in 2014. Thanks to the ISA Scholarship Program, Anthony has been able to pay for school fees this year and the next, even moving to… Read More »

Aerial Footage from Gurubeblia, Sri Lanka

February 27, 2015

Drones and surfing are never a bad mix. Enjoy!

Hotly Contested Billabong Grom Series Finale Takes Place This Weekend

February 26, 2015

The closest title race in the history of the Billabong Grom Series presented by Oceanbridge is set to be played out at Piha this weekend (28th February – 1st March). Of the six divisions contested amongst the top junior surfers from around the country, five divisions will… Read More »

2015 Rick’s Reef Classic VIII surfing, body-boarding and stand-up paddle surfing contest held over to March 14

February 26, 2015

Guahan Napu Inc., the local non-profit federation of surfers and body-boarders, is re-scheduling the eighth annual Rick’s Reef Classic competition to the first holdover date of March 14.  The contest was to have been held on February 28; however, wind directions have not produced the… Read More »

Kristal Hernández y Lili Girón ganadoras del Sirenas al Agua

February 24, 2015

Playa Bonfil Acapulco Gro., México.- Fin de semana excelente para los que estuvimos en playa Bonfil de Acapulco al estar presentes en el primer evento de surf para chicas celebrado en el estado, Sirenas al Agua, donde pudimos ver a chicas extremas que se dejaron… Read More »

El mejor Jason Torres: Ganó la Copa Creatures y se propone el título nacional

February 24, 2015

El mejor Jason Torres está de vuelta. Después de cerrar como 17 en la primera fecha del Circuito Nacional kölbi, presentado por Adrenaline Rush en enero pasado, Tamarindo lo reivindicó tras ganar una cita que lo pone desde ya entre los mejores de la temporada y frente a… Read More »

INTERNATIONAL SURFING ASSOCIATION EXPANDS GLOBAL REACH WITH THE ADDITION OF 92ND AND 93RD MEMBERS FEDERATIONS

February 23, 2015

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has welcomed Lithuania and US Virgin Islands as its newest Member Federations, further driving the development of Surfing around the world. Further driving the development of Surfing around the world, US Virgin Islands and Lithuania have joined the ISA as… Read More »

Tamarindo recibirá este fin de semana al Circuito Nacional kölbi con olas de 2 metros

February 20, 2015

Después de 5 años de que el Circuito Nacional kölbi que es presentado por Adrenaline Rush no visitara la clásica ola de playa Tamarindo, este fin de semana se correrá la Copa CREATURES, cita donde se espera el arribo de olas de hasta 2 metros de altura. El evento… Read More »

New Strategic Plan Released by Surfing New Zealand

February 19, 2015

Surfing New Zealand has released its new strategic plan that is set to guide the national sporting organisation through until the end of 2017. The three year plan highlights key focus areas of sport business, sport development and high performance sport with clear priorities and… Read More »

Torneos de surf en Guerrero

February 19, 2015

Primer torneo de surf femenil en Acapulco, Sirenas al agua 21 y 22 de Febrero 2015 playa Alfredo V. Bonfil de Acapulco, categorias; tabla corta libre femenil y tabla de cuerpo libre femenil bolsa de premioa a repartir $20,000 tambien habra un torneo para principiantes,… Read More »

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Cheers to beautiful line-ups like this! Pictured is #SanMiguel, #Mexico part of the Bahía de Todos Santos #WorldSurfingReserve. Thanks to @stwcoalition for protecting the waves we love around the world. #savesanmiguel #surf #photooftheday #instagood #surfing Tag a friend you would want to surf this right with!!
Good luck to current ISA World Junior Champion @tatiwest, who's beginning her pro tour campaign at the #Roxypro this weekend! #surfing #surf #surfer #photooftheday
Hope you all catch some great surf this weekend! Here's some motivation for your next session, maybe you will find some tube time like this lucky guy did in #Montañita, #Ecuador! Where will you be surfing this weekend? Let us know in the comments... #surf #surfing #surfer #barrel #instamood
"Surfing has changed my life," Esther Teah, 2014 ISA Scholarship winner wrote in her essay application. Esther is a 16-year-old Liberian Women's Surfing Champion. She excels in surfing and has goals of going to university to help her brother who has supported her since losing their parents in 2003. Click the link in our bio to read Esther's full story. #surfing #inspiration #Liberia #instagood #surf #surfer
Congrats @lauraenever for the win at the @hurley @ausopenofsurf! Pictured is Laura winning the Gold Medal at the 08' ISA World Junior Surfing Championship in #France. @surfingaus
Congrats to @koloheandino22 for winning the @hurley @ausopenofsurf. This is a shot of Andino getting cheered on by Team #USA members at the 2009 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship in #Ecuador, where he earned his highest placing at an ISA World Championship. #ausopenofsurf @surfingamerica
A big congrats to #Ecuador's @mimi_barona for #winning the "Premio Condor de Oro 2014," the highest honor for an #athlete in the country, for her exceptional achievements last year. Mimi was the Silver Medalist at the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games, the @alaslatintour Champion and Gold Medalist at the Bolivarian Beach Games. @fesurfec #surfing #surfer #instagold
The ISA is excited to introduce the first ISA accredited Judges in #Luquillo, #PuertoRico. They have completed the ISA Judging Course, commiting to a global standard and continuing the growth of worldwide judging development. With surfing becoming more mainstream in the country, it is awesome to see the Puerto Rican government backing the ISA Development programs, requiring all surf coaches and judges to have an ISA Certification. #surf #surfing
We'll be returning to the beautiful country of #Nicaragua this year for the ISA World Surfing Games from May 31- June 7. Nicaragua has never let us down, greeting us with amazing surf like the empty tube above every year. You won't want to miss this one! Final location to be announced soon. #instagood #surfing #ISAWSG #barrel #surf #surfer
Happy birthday @jordysmith88! The South African was the Gold Medalist at the 2003 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship and 2006 ISA World Surfing Games. #surf #surfer #surfing #instagood
Happy Birthday @kellyslater! Shot from the 1990 ISA World Surfing Championships in #Japan. 📷: John S. Callahan @surfexplore #surf #surfer #surfing
The @lasantasurf ISA World Masters Surfing Championship is coming to #Europe for the first time ever from November 1-8 in San Juan, Lanzarote, #CanaryIslands, #Spain, for a world-class Who's Who competition in Masters Surfing. #surf #surfer #surfing #instagood
The world's biggest and most important Junior surfing competition, the @visslasurf ISA World Junior Surfing Championship, returns to the #UnitedStates this year. Watch the best young surfers from around the globe battle for Gold, October 11-18 in #Oceanside, CA. Pictured is current ISA World Junior Gold Medalist in Girls U-18, @tatiwest from #Hawaii, throwing buckets of spray at last year's Championship in #Ecuador. #VISSLAISAWorldJuniors #surf #surfer #surfing
The 2015 ISA World Championship Series schedule has been announced, including the first ever ISA World #AdaptiveSurfing Championship that will take place at La Jolla Shores on September 25-27. To see the full calendar click the link in our profile bio. 📷: @accessurf_hawaii #instagood #surf #surfer #surfing
Stay tuned for a big announcement later today! The ISA will be releasing its full 2015 ISA World Championship Series Schedule. #surf #picoftheday #instamood #surfing #surfer
Wishing @lfioravanti a speedy recovery after suffering a bad wipeout at Pipeline. This shot was taken in #Ecuador last year during the @visslasurf ISA World Junior Surfing Championship. Leo won the Silver Medal at the 2013 #ISAWJSC. #GetWellSoon
Meet Lilly von Treunfels (@lillyvont) 2014 ISA Scholarship winner from Germany. Lilly is an ambitious 15 year-old surfer. She was born in South Africa, but lives in Germany and prides herself as being one of a handful of girls that are surfing in Germany. She learned to surf in 2009 during a long stay in Barbados and she was immediately hooked. Since then, she has become part of the German National Surf Team and traveled to Ecuador to compete in the 2014 VISSLA ISA World Junior Surfing Championship. Lilly is very passionate about ocean conservation and protecting our beaches. Additionally, she has written a book about learning to surf and has been featured on national television. As an ISA Ambassador she would like to make surfing more popular in Germany and spread the word about protecting the coastlines. #Scholarship #ForABetterSurfingFuture #inspiration #surfer #surfing
#Israel had epic surf for the @Billabong Up North Championship. Pictured is Aviv Vaknin the 2014 Israel Surfing Champion. 📷: Israel Surfing Association/Doron Koresh
Current ISA World Surfing Games Silver Medalist, @AnthonyFillingim from Costa Rica, got off to a great start on the National Circuit by taking the win at the first stop. @fedesurfcr