UPDATE – Billabong ISA World Surfing Games

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October 19 – 29, 2010
Señoritas and Calalleros, Punta Hermosa, Lima, Peru

Peru and its National Surfing Federation (FENTA), organizer of the 2010 Billabong ISA World Surfing Games that will take place in the perfect waves of Señoritas and Caballeros is getting ready for one of the biggest surfing events on earth.

Over 200 surfers from 35 countries are expected in what may very well be a record breaking event in terms of both athletes and countries attendance.

Check the schedule of the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games 2010, Punta Hermosa, Lima, Peru *

Saturday, October 16

-Team Registration

Sunday, October 17:

-Team Registration

Monday, October 18:

-Team Registration

-Press Conference

-Managers Meeting

Tuesday, October 19:

– Opening Ceremony

– Judges Meeting

Wednesday, October 20:

-Contest Start

Saturday, October 23:

-ISA Biannual General Meeting

Sunday, October 24:

-ISA Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, October 27:

-Contest End

-Closing Ceremony

 

* Dates subject to change

About the International Surfing Association
The International Surfing Association (ISA), founded in 1964, is recognized by the International Olympic Committee as the World Governing Authority for Surfing, StandUp Paddle (SUP) Racing and Surfing, Bodysurfing, Wakesurfing, and all other wave riding activities on any type of waves, and on flat water using wave riding equipment. The ISA crowned its first Men’s and Women’s World Champions in 1964. It crowned the first Big Wave World Champion in 1965; World Junior Champion in 1980; World Kneeboard Champions in 1982; World Longboard Surfing and World Bodyboard Champions in 1988; World Tandem Surfing Champions in 2006; World Masters Champions in 2007; and World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Champions in 2012.

ISA membership includes the surfing National Governing Bodies of 100 countries on five continents. Its headquarters are located in La Jolla, California. It is presided over by Fernando Aguerre (Argentina), first elected President in 1994 in Rio de Janeiro. The ISA’s four Vice-Presidents are Karín Sierralta (PER), Kirsty Coventry (ZIM), Casper Steinfath (DEN) and Barbara Kendall (NZL).