El Salvador has been awarded the hosting rights to the 2020 World Surfing Games.
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.
Miyazaki is poised to host the World Surfing Games, with athletes hoping to secure direct qualification to the Olympic Games for the first time.
Sports footwear brand Vans will be the presenting sponsor for the 2019 International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games (WSG) in Japan, the ISA has announced.