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Peru’s Sofia Mulanovich soaks in her second ISA World Surfing Games Gold Medal (2004, 2019). Photo: ISA / Pablo Jimenez

 15 years after earning first ISA Gold, Mulanovich repeats as ISA World Surfing Games Champion Brazil’s Silvana Lima earns Silver, South Africa’s Bianca Buitendag earns Bronze, and USA’s Carissa Moore earns Copper Brazil holds lead in Team Ranking at the half-way point of competition with… Read More »

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Peru’s Sofia Mulanovich surfing strong into the Women’s Main Event Final. Photo: ISA / Ben Reed

Peru’s Sofia Mulanovich, Brazil’s Tatiana Weston-Webb and Silvana Lima, South Africa’s Bianca Buitendag advance to Main Event Final after three days of competition at 2019 ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans Women’s Gold Medalists to be crowned on Tuesday  Women’s continental Olympic qualification: New… Read More »

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Tatiana Weston-Webb de Brasil avanzó a la Ronda 4 del Evento Principal con una ola casi perfecta de 9.77 puntos. Foto: ISA / Ben Reed

USA’s Caroline Marks scorches through two rounds of Main Event, earns highest heat total for second consecutive day Brazil’s Tatiana Weston-Webb nears perfection with 9.77 wave score Gold Medal favorites stumble: Australia’s Sally Fitzgibbons, USA’s Carissa Moore and Courtney Conlogue to Repechage Rounds The stars… Read More »

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El Presidente de la ISA Fernando Aguerre declara oficialmente la apertura de la competición con un récord total de 55 banderas nacionales ondeando. Foto: ISA / Ben Reed.

Record 55 nations parade in Miyazaki and mix sand to symbolize peaceful union Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori present to support Surfing’s road to Olympics Women’s surfing kicks off competition with Olympic qualification in play; USA’s Caroline Marks impresses with highest wave and heat total… Read More »

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De la izquierda a la derecha: Miembros del Equipo de Brasil, Gabriel Medina y Filipe Toledo, Presidente de la NSA, Atsushi Sakai, Gobernador de la Prefectura de Miyazaki, Shunji Kono, Presidente de la ISA, Fernando Aguerre, miembro del Equipo de Japón Sara Wakita, miembro del Equipo de EEUU Caroline Marks, y miembro del Equipo de Sudáfrica Bianca Buitendag. Foto: ISA / Ben Reed

Brazil’s Gabriel Medina and Filipe Toledo, USA’s Caroline Marks, South Africa’s Bianca Buitendag and Japan’s Sara Wakita join dignitaries at official press conference to discuss upcoming competition and Olympic qualification ISA President Fernando Aguerre: “This is an incredible, historic time for the sport” Filipe Toledo… Read More »

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Young surfers from Myanmar participating in the country’s inaugural Surfing and StandUp Paddle (SUP) National Championship. Photo: SAM

The International Surfing Association (ISA) today has welcomed Surf Association of Myanmar (SAM) and American Samoa Surfing Association (ASSA) as new Member Nations.  The two new National Federations bring the ISA’s member total to 108, underlining the ISA’s efforts to grow the sport of Surfing… Read More »

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Kelly Slater (USA) representará a su nación por primera vez en el ISA World Surfing Games desde la edición de 1990, también realizada en Japón. Foto: WSL / Ed Sloane

USA’s Kelly Slater and Australia’s Stephanie Gilmore headline the elite talent that has been confirmed to represent their nations thus far at the 2019 ISA World Surfing Games (WSG) presented by Vans September 7-15 in Miyazaki, Japan. The two stars have a combined 18 World… Read More »

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El Medallista de Oro Lucca Mesinas (PER) y el Medallista de Plata Leandro Usuna (ARG) reciben ovaciones del gran público presente en Punta Rocas. Foto: ISA / Pablo Jimenez

The International Surfing Association (ISA) today celebrates the great success of Surfing and StandUp Paddle’s (SUP) debut appearance in the Lima 2019 Pan American Games. 82 athletes representing 16 countries put on historic performances across the disciplines of Shortboard, Longboard, SUP Racing and SUP Surfing…. Read More »

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Connor Baxter de Estados Unidos celebrando ser el primer Medallista de Oro  Masculino en Carreras SUP de la historia en los Juegos Panamericanos.

 USA’s Candice Appleby earns Women’s Silver and Puerto Rico’s Maricarmen Rivera earns Bronze Brazil’s Vinnicius Martins earns Men’s Silver and Peru’s Itzel Delgado earns Bronze Argentina’s Santiago Muñiz and Leandro Usuna prevail in Shortboard elimination rounds, set to face off for a guaranteed podium finish… Read More »