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    ISA Gold Medalists Jordy Smith and Stephanie Gilmore win at Trestles

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    CARLOS MUÑOZ MAKES HISTORY FOR COSTA RICAN SURFING

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    NEW ZEALAND SURFING TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR THE ISA 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD SURFING GAMES

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    TEAM ARGENTINA IS READY FOR THE ISA 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD SURFING GAMES

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    PANAMA ANNOUNCES ITS TEAM FOR THE ISA 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD SURFING GAMES IN PERU

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    TEAM SOUTH AFRICA ANNOUNCED FOR THE ISA 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD SURFING GAMES

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    ISA PRESIDENT, FERNANDO AGUERRE, SPREADS SURFING’S YOUTHFUL MESSAGE AT THE YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES

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    INTERNATIONAL SURFING ASSOCIATION TO CELEBRATE 50 YEARS OF SUCCESS AT THE ISA 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD SURFING GAMES IN PUNTA ROCAS, PERU

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    2014 ISA World Bodyboard Championship

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    FIRST EVER ISA WOMEN’S WORLD SURFING CHAMPION, PHYLLIS O’DONELL, INDUCTED INTO SURFING WALK OF FAME

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Carlos Muñoz Makes History For Costa Rican Surfing

September 16, 2014

While competing at the Hurley Pro in Trestles, California, the ISA had the opportunity to catch up with the Costa Rican giant killer. In a very humbling fashion, Muñoz reflected on his career, how he reached where he is today, while looking towards the future…. Read More »

FRENCH SURFING FEDERATION MARKS ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY WITH PUBLIC BEACH CELEBRATION EVENTS

September 15, 2014

The International Surfing Association [ISA] has congratulated Fédération Française de Surf [FFS], the French Surfing Federation, as it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2014. The FFS celebrated this landmark moment in its history by hosting a special beach event for the public in the French… Read More »

SURFING MAKING WAVES IN THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT

September 12, 2014

ISA President Featured On Top Olympic Media  ISA President Fernando Aguerre surfing at his home break, Windandsea, in La Jolla, California, the day before departing to the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in China. Dear Friends, We are excited to share with you below an… Read More »

ISA President, Fernando Aguerre, spreads Surfing’s youthful message at the Youth Olympic Games

August 28, 2014

Nanjing, China, August 28, 2014 – Fernando Aguerre, President of the International Surfing Association [ISA], has been at the Youth Olympic Games [YOG] in Nanjing, China this week to witness the Olympic stars of tomorrow and spread Surfing’s youthful message that highlights why more than… Read More »

International Surfing Association to celebrate 50 years of success at the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games in Punta Rocas, Peru

August 20, 2014

The International Surfing Association [ISA] has announced that it will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year at the ISA World Surfing Games in Punta Rocas, Peru. The event will bring together surfers from all over the world to compete in Team, Men’s and Women’s divisions… Read More »

First Ever ISA Women’s World Surfing Champion, Phyllis O’Donell, Inducted into Surfing Walk of Fame

July 31, 2014

A Pioneer of Women’s Surfing and the first ever ISA Women’s World Surfing Champion, Phyllis O’Donell of Australia, has been inducted into the Surfing Walk of Fame. O’Donell’s induction was introduced by International Surfing Association [ISA] President, Fernando Aguerre, during the 2014 Vans US Open… Read More »

INTERNATIONAL SURFING ASSOCIATION WELCOMES MADAGASCAR AS ITS 86TH MEMBER FEDERATION IN DRIVE FOR SURFING’S EXPANSION INTO AFRICA

July 24, 2014

The International Surfing Association (ISA) announced today a new Member Federation. Madagascar has become the 86th country to gain full Membership taking the number of ISA Members in Africa to 14 and further driving the expansion of the sport on this important continent. Madagascar joins… Read More »

“NEW WAVE,” AN ARTICLE BY ESPN THE MAGAZINE

July 17, 2014

“Surfing Might Have Its Olympic Moment Thanks To Wave Technology” On the new ESPN The Magazine Body issue, check out the great article on the latest wave pool technology that can help surfing become an Olympic sport. Pick up a copy to read the full… Read More »

INTERNATIONAL SURFING ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NEW HIRE

July 14, 2014

Sean Brody Joins Staff As ISA Membership Manager La Jolla, CA, July 14, 2014 – The International Surfing Association (ISA) is proud to announce Sean Brody as the new ISA Membership Manager effective Monday, July 14. Brody has been an advisor to the ISA for… Read More »

THE ISA ANNOUNCES ALGERIA AS ITS 85th MEMBER NATION

July 1, 2014

La Jolla, California, July 1 2014- The International Surfing Association is proud to welcome Algeria as its 85th Member Nation. Celebrating its 50th year, the ISA now has 13 Member Nations in Africa, demonstrating the broad development and growth of the sport across the world…. Read More »

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LA FRANCE EN TÊTE AVANT LES FINALES DE CE SAMEDI

September 19, 2014

Source: Fédération Français de Surf Team France Une nouvelle très bonne journée pour l’équipe de France à Sao Miguel, Açores, où se dispute l’Eurosurf junior depuis dimanche dernier. Elle a placé six surfers/bodyboarder en finale de leur catégorie et peut en espérer d’autres avec les… Read More »

ISA Gold Medalists Jordy Smith and Stephanie Gilmore win at Trestles

September 19, 2014

Congratulations to South Africa’s Jordy Smith, 2003 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship and 2006 ISA World Surfing Games Gold Medalist, and Australia’s Stephanie Gilmore, 2004 and 2005 ISA World Junior Champion, who won the Hurley Pro and the Swatch Women’s Pro respectively, on Thursday, September… Read More »

Mossel Bay all set to host the 49th South African Surfing Championships next week

September 19, 2014

Source : Surfing South Africa For the first time in 49 years Mossel Bay will host the South African Surfing Championships from Thursday to Saturday next week and over 100 of the country’s best surfers representing eight provincial teams will participate in the event. This… Read More »

Puttur local surfers create history in International Surfing Championship

September 18, 2014

Source : Mangalorean.com  Published Date: 18 Sep, 2014 by Patha Varanashi-Puttur This is a story of two young girls who come from a small town winning at International Surf Championship!! Puttur: Sinchana Gowda and Aneesha Nayak have created history by winning 2nd and 3rd place… Read More »

SURFING IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA

September 18, 2014

Source : Travel Leisure SouthEast Asia On Papua New Guinea’s far north coast, swell enthusiasts are riding a tourism wave via sustainable surfing. Ian Lloyd Neubauer borrows a board, paddles out and peers through the keyhole. “No SURFBOARD, hey?” says Matt Lemmo, the 26-year-old California… Read More »

Backdoor BayBash Marks Return of National Surfing To Hawkes Bay

September 18, 2014

Source: Surfing New Zealand    Current NZ Pro Series leader Maz Quinn The country’s top surfers will be heading to the Hawkes Bay this Labour Weekend for the Backdoor BayBash surfing event which will be held on 25th – 26th October. The Backdoor BayBash marks… Read More »

Rise Above Ebola: Robertsport

September 17, 2014

Source : Liberia Surfing Federation Rise Above Ebola: Robertsport from daniel on Vimeo. Liberia is currently in the middle of the worst Ebola outbreak in history. For the last 2 years we have worked tirelessly to bring tourism to our community of Robertsport, Liberia by… Read More »

EUROSURF : TROIS SÉRIES ET PUIS STOP !

September 17, 2014

Source: Fédération Français de Surf  Titouan Boyer La quatrième journée de l’Eurosurf junior s’annonçait très longue avec pas moins de dix heures de compétition ce mercredi, à Sao Miguel, aux Açores. Avec des conditions exécrables, elle n’aura duré que 100 minutes avant que la direction… Read More »

EUROSURF : LEO-PAUL ETIENNE A LANCÉ SON MARATHON

September 17, 2014

Source: Fédération Français de Surf Leo-paul Etienne Il le savait dès sa sortie de l’eau lundi matin. Léo-Paul Etienne a entamé un marathon qu’il espère conclure dimanche par la finale des championnats d’Europe junior (catégorie surf U16). Ce mardi, soutenu par toute une équipe au… Read More »

The Melanesian Cup 2014 champions

September 17, 2014

Source : Vanuatu Surfing Association Under 18 Mel Cup Champion Jeremy Kalutman flying the flag in Samoa Vanuatu, arrived home last Wednesday to a packed airport of supporters. Vanuatu is a sports mad country but aside from the women’s beach volleyball team (ranked no 9… Read More »

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Congrats to @stephaniegilmore for the win at the #HurleyPro. Stephanie was Gold Medalist at 2004 and 2005 ISA World Junior Surfing Championships. Photo: @asp/Kirstin
Congrats @jordysmith88 for the win at the #HurleyPro. Pictured is Jordy at the 2003 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship where he won his first of two Gold Medals.
One step closer! Construction well underway and on track for #Wavegarden's @surfsnowdonia to open july 2015.
Surfing in Papua New Guinea!
Hopefully we'll soon see Team #Vanuatu's flag waving at an ISA World Championship. Pictured is U-18 #MelanesianCup Champion, Jeremy Kalutman proudly holding his country's flag.
Congrats to Team Vanuatu on their 4th consecutive victory at the #MelanesianCup!
Vanuatu's Norman Kalotiti getting barreled in the semis of the 2014 #MelanesianCup held in Samoa.
"I will always be thankful to the ISA. Without it, I don't know where I would be now" @munozcali said in reference to the two ISA Scholarships he recieved in 2008 and 2009 that helped him finish his education and continue pursuing his surfing career. Read the full article on the ISA Website www.isasurf.org
On the eve of the @munozcali and @gabrielmedina rematch at the @hurley pro, the ISA had the opportunity to catch up with the Costa Rican #giantkiller. Read the exclusive interview on the ISA website www.isasurf.org Double tap if your excited for tomorrow's rematch at the @asp #HurleyPro
Peru's @migueltudelach wins the 4th stop of the Peruvian National Circuit, @mauiandsons Cup, held at the location of the upcoming ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games, #PuntaRocas
Surfing making waves in the Olympic Movement. ISA President @FernandoAguerre featured on top Olympic media @AroundTheRings. Pictured is Fernando at his home break, Windandsea, the day before departing for the Nanjing 2014 @youtholympics Games in China.
Who won $50,000 for catching the biggest wave of the year during the 1998 ISA Reef@Todos Big Wave Team Championship? Prizes up for grabs! Answer to #win limited edition #ISA50 t-shirt sticker and pin. To participate, take a screenshot of this photo and repost with correct answer and tag @isasurfing an use #ISA50
Congrats to @_fiji_girl_ Hannah Bennet, winner of the Women's division at the 2014 Melanesian Cup in Samoa, helping Team Fiji place in 2nd behind the winners, Vanuatu. New Caledonia placed 3rd and Samoa came in 4th.
Historic moment for Costa Rican Surfing! Good luck to multiple ISA World Championship competitor, @munozcali, the first ever Costa Rican to compete on the ASP WCT! Pictured is Cali at the 2011 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship in Peru. #GoCarlos @fedesurfcr
I spy... Danish Vikings fighting the local elements! @supracer @cj_steinfath
@cj_steinfath and the Danish Vikings fight for a spot at the 2015 ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship! Read the full recap on the Danish National Championship on @supracer
Good luck to Hawaii's @mahinamaeda who got the wildcard into the Swatch Women's Pro at Trestles. Maeda is the current Girls U-16, ISA World Junior Surfing Champion.
Welcome back! @courtneyconlogue, 2009 ISA World Surfing Games Gold Medalist, has fully recovered from injury. Good luck at #Trestles!
Kiwi @matt_hewitt bottom turning during the 2013 ISA World Surfing Games. Matt will be a member of Team #NewZealand at the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games in #PuntaRocas, Peru from October 24 - November 1 @surfingnz #ISA50 #ISAWSG
New Zealand's @sarah_mason95 ripping at the 2010 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship. Sarah will be a member of Team #NewZealand @surfingnz at the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games in #PuntaRocas, Peru from October 24 - November 1 #ISA50 #ISAWSG