Article by Fernando Cataldo, published by Latinwave.cl. This month we had the honor of participating in the first round of the ISA Surf L1 course in Chile, presented online due to the current nature of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The current ISA L1 presenter is… Read More »
As the global pandemic alters the way that the world goes about their lives, ISA Course Presenter Gustavo Corrales (CRC) and the Latin American Para Surfing community haven’t let that challenge impede their path in growing and developing the sport of Para Surfing. Corrales along… Read More »
The ISA is pleased to confirm that it has received important financial support from the International Olympic Committee (IOC). ISA President Fernando Aguerre said: “I’m personally comforted by the IOC actions under the leadership of President Bach, as we surf these most difficult times for… Read More »
On International Surfing Day the ISA celebrates the impact of surfers across the world in supporting their communities throughout the Covid pandemic The International Surfing Association (ISA) today celebrates International Surfing Day – an annual occasion that showcases the sport’s unique culture, youthful appeal, global… Read More »
This article first appeared on Inside the Games. For most of us, these are strange and difficult times as we are limited in social interaction and outdoor activity. I’ve spent my entire life outdoors, near or in the ocean – so I’ve found myself daydreaming… Read More »
Ever wondered if you are using the most effective, efficient paddling technique? Get some tips from ISA Course Presenter Tim Jones. Want to learn more from Tim? Visit his YouTube channel here.
ISA Course Presenter Andy Joyce has adapted to the current global circumstances and successfully delivered four ISA Courses utilizing virtual delivery and abiding by the ISA guidelines for course delivery. Andy Joyce has delivered two ISA/Surfing England Surf Level 1 Courses, an ISA Flat… Read More »
Watch host Chris Cote chat with a star-studded group of surfers including Italo Ferreira, Fernando Aguerre, Tatiana-Weston Webb, Caroline Marks, Brett Simpson, Sofia Mulanovich, Ramzi Boukhiam, and Anat Lelior on a range of topics from Olympic Surfing to Italo’s dramatic Gold Medal performance in Japan… Read More »
La ISA se realizará Cursos de Instructores ISA en español en línea, presentados por Gustavo Corrales. Perfil de Gustavo Corrales: – Juez y Entrenador de Surf – 26 años de surfear – Algunas competencias entre 1999-2003- 18 años de instructor de surf- 13 años de trabajar como… Read More »
Hello global surfing community, I’m Marcelo Castellanos, a holistic surf coach, ISA course presenter, Puro Surf Performance Academy Director & Founder in El Salvador, and personal coach of Bryan Perez. I would love to share with you a couple of tips that can further your… Read More »
Success of first coaching and judging courses offers glimpse of innovative approach for the future The International Surfing Association (ISA) has adapted to the challenging circumstances facing the world today, utilizing the latest virtual tools to offer online ISA Education Courses for surf instructors, judges,… Read More »
Just a few years after picking up a surfboard for the first time, Colombia’s Freddy Marimon rose to the top of Para Surfing and became World Champion. Get to know the inspiring story of this incredible surfer.
In 2016 Tia Blanco became the first surfer to ever earn back-to-back Gold Medals in the modern era of the World Surfing Games (post 1996). She earned her first in 2015 (Nicaragua) and her second in 2016 (Costa Rica). Watch the video for a recap… Read More »
Attention surf fans around the world: We have a treat of surfing history here for you today. The ISA President has dug into his personal archives and pulled out the full recap of the legendary 1996 World Surfing Games in Huntington Beach, California. 1996 was… Read More »
The world’s best para surfers united in La Jolla, California, USA for the 2020 AmpSurf ISA World Para Surfing Championship March 11-15. Through a week of team camaraderie, world-class surfing, and inspirational displays of perseverance, history was made in La Jolla as new World Champions… Read More »