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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 »

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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 »

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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 »