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From left to right: Nippon Surfing Association Vice President Tomijiro Murakata, ISA Executive Director Robert Fasulo, Deputy Executive Director of Sports Takeshi Hashizume, ISA President Fernando Aguerre,  Nippon Surfing Association President Atsushi Sakai, Surfing Sports Manager Kimifumi Imoto, Tomohiro Mori.

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today welcomed a high-level delegation from the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, as Surfing’s Olympic debut moves closer. Following Surfing’s historic inclusion on the Tokyo 2020 Sports Programme in 2016, plans have been progressing on a unique Surfing Beach Festival venue plan… Read More »

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In 2020 Surfing will infuse the Olympics with high performance action and youthful energy to a level never seen before in the Summer Games. As the governing authority of Surfing recognized by the International Olympic Committee, the International Surfing Association has their sights set on… Read More »

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La Carrera de Distancia de Mujeres se realiza durante el ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship 2017 en Copenhague, Dinamarca. Foto: ISA / Sean Evans

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has referred the ongoing dispute with the International Canoe Federation (ICF) over the governance of StandUp Paddle (SUP) to the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) Arbitration process, seeking a resolution in the best interests of the athletes and the sport. The… Read More »

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The world's best SUP racers will take to the waters of River Thames at the APP's London SUP Open July 7-8. Photo: APP

APP and ISA reaffirm partnership as 2018 APP World Tour arrives in London The International Surfing Association (ISA) today welcomed the support of the Association of PaddleBoard Professionals (APP) and the elite, professional athletes of StandUp Paddle (SUP), after they jointly released a statement recognizing… Read More »

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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 »