International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has claimed Tokyo 2020 will show the most important change to the Olympic programme in decades, with four additional sports set to debut.
El Salvador has been awarded this year's International Surfing Association (ISA) World Stand-Up Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship.
Surfing legend Slater thinks sport "will fit in pretty good" at Tokyo 2020 Olympics after initial reservations
Surfing legend Kelly Slater says he is excited about his sport making its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, having previously expressed doubts about how it would fit in.
Brazil's Italo Ferreira led his country to their first team gold since 2000 at the World Surfing Games in Miyazaki after sealing the individual men's title with an audacious full rotation aerial which earned a perfect 10-point score.
Brazil and the United States remain locked in a race for the men's team gold medal at the World Surfing Games, as it moves into the final day of competition in Miyazaki, Japan.
Morocco's Ramzi Boukhiam and New Zealand's Billy Stairmand earned provisional continental qualification slots for Tokyo 2020, as the last standing surfers from Africa and Oceania, respectively, at the World Surfing Games in Miyazaki, Japan.
Brazil's Italo Ferreira, American Kolohe Andino and Mexico's Jhony Corzo starred as men's action continued at the World Surfing Games in Japan.
Australia won the Aloha Cup title as action continued at the World Surfing Games in Japan.
Peru's Sofia Mulánovich won her second women's World Surfing Games gold medal – 15 years after claiming her first.
The four qualifiers for the open women’s main event final were confirmed on day three of the World Surfing Games in Japanese city Miyazaki.
Caroline Marks of the United States continued to impress at the World Surfing Games at Miyasaki in Japan, earning the highest heat total on day two of the team event format for women.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori was among the spectators as the International Surfing Association’s (ISA) World Surfing Games got underway in Miyazaki in Japan.
Miyazaki is poised to host the World Surfing Games, with athletes hoping to secure direct qualification to the Olympic Games for the first time.
New Zealand surfer Paige Hareb has admitted she did not think she would have the chance of fulfilling her Olympic dream as the sport prepares for its debut at Tokyo 2020.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has accused the International Canoe Federation (ICF) of an "infringement of copyright", over footage to promote the upcoming Stand-Up Paddling (SUP) World Championships.