World Surfing News

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Un perfecto día de otoño en Oceanside, California. Foto: ISA / Chris Grant

The International Surfing Association has today reaffirmed its commitment to Surfing’s long-term Olympic future and its inclusion at both Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028, after the sport was recently named the Official Sport of California. Last month, California State assembly member Al Muratsuchi wrote and shepherded through the legislature that named… Read More »

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Kanoa Igarashi debutará representando a Japón en el UR ISA World Surfing Games 2018. Foto: Kenyu

World’s best National Surfing Teams head to Japan in preview of Olympic Surfing at Tokyo 2020 Japan’s Kanoa Igarashi and Australia’s Sally Fitzgibbons are headlining the top talent that has committed to represent their nations at the 2018 UR ISA World Surfing Games (WSG) in… Read More »

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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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Un surfista angoleño compite en el primer Campeonato Nacional del país en Cabo Ledo. Foto: FADEN

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today welcomed Angola as their 104th Member Nation, continuing the ISA’s drive to expand the reach of Surfing around the globe and in particular, Africa. The Federação Angolana De Desportos Náuticos (FADEN, Angolan Water Sports Federation in English) will… Read More »