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ISA Vice-President Casper Steinfath en route to earning Gold in the 200m Sprint at the 2017 ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship in his home of Denmark. Photo: ISA / Ben Reed

Following recent media reports, the International Surfing Association (ISA) has today set out further key details to address misinformation about the governance of StandUp Paddle (SUP), including claims by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) that they are acting out of the best interests of the athletes.  … Read More »

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ISA Athletes’ Commission member Ella Williams (NZL) leads a beach cleanup in New Zealand to play her role in promoting sustainability on World Environmental Day.

Demonstrating its continued commitment to environmental sustainability, the International Surfing Association (ISA) has today announced a partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in support of the United Nations-led CleanSeas Campaign. Launched in 2017, the CleanSeas Campaign is an environmental initiative aimed at engaging governments,… Read More »

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21 panameños, contando con campeones actuales y del pasado, se unen para una serie de cursos de la ISA apoyados por la Solidaridad Olímpica. Foto: APS

Panama hosts their first Olympic Solidarity-supported ISA Courses The International Surfing Association (ISA) has continued to push the development of Surfing around the globe by accessing one of the many benefits of Olympic inclusion, the International Olympic Committee’s Olympic Solidarity development programme, to hold ISA… Read More »

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Kanoa Igarashi, el Campeón del Vans US Open of Surfing 2017, de ahora en adelante representará a Japón en su carrera después de haber representado a EEUU en el pasado. Foto: WSL / Morris

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has formally approved Kanoa Igarashi’s request to represent the nation of Japan at future ISA World Championships and potentially the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Igarashi previously represented USA in ISA World Championships and the WSL Championship Tour, but due to… Read More »

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Justine Dupont ha tenido éxito en varias disciplinas del surf, tales como Shortboard, Longboard, SUP, y olas grandes. Foto: Fred David

Multiple World Medalist across three ISA disciplines, Justine Dupont (FRA), to lead as Chair of the commission The International Surfing Association (ISA) is proud to announce today the formation of a new Athletes’ Commission to ensure that athletes’ opinions are heard at the highest level… Read More »

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The Holland Surfing Association successfully ran their first of multiple ISA/ILS International Surf and SUP Instructor Aquatic Rescue and Safety Courses in Schveningen, Netherlands on April 7-8, 2018. This global standard water safety course is specific for the surf instructing environment and teaches instructors how… Read More »

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The ISA’s Educational Programs partner in the United States, Surf Education Academy (SEA), have been busy in recent months training Surf Coaches and Instructors from all over the USA and across the world. Surf Coaches from near and far have come to partake in the… Read More »

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The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today welcomed the release by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of the approved qualification system for Surfing’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, ensuring the participation of the world’s best professional surfers as well as promoting universal opportunities for surfers… Read More »