Emerging nations are making their mark at the VISSLA International Surfing Association (ISA) World Junior Surfing Championship, as the competition hits the halfway point at Huntington Beach, California.
Huntington Beach Mayor Erik Peterson declared the 2019 World Junior Surfing Championships open as athletes prepare to battle it out for prizes at the week-long event.
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.
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.
Miyazaki is poised to host the World Surfing Games, with athletes hoping to secure direct qualification to the Olympic Games for the first time.
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.
International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has declared the organisation “proud” as the sport prepares to make its first appearance at the Pan American Games here in Lima.