El Salvador has been awarded the hosting rights to the 2020 World Surfing Games.
El Salvador's fitness athlete Paulina Zamora was named Female Athlete of the Year across all sports at an awards ceremony in the Central American nation.
International Surfing Association (ISA) executive director Robert Fasulo has praised host nation El Salvador's "can-do" attitude for delivering a successful World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship here at El Sunzal beach.
Double gold medallist Esperanza Barreras has praised Salvadoran conservation efforts, after joining in a ceremony to release 200 sea turtles back to the ocean here at El Sunzal beach.
El Salvador Minister of Tourism Morena Valdez says the International Surfing Association World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship is the start of a long-term project to put the country on the surfing map.
Paddler Josselyn Alabi is counting on the International Surfing Association (ISA) World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship to be a turning point for surfing here at Surf City.
Five-time Stand-up Paddle (SUP) world champion Casper Steinfath will be hoping for further success here in Central America, as El Salvador prepares to host the International Surfing Association World Stand-Up Paddle and Paddleboard Championship.
Mexico and El Salvador booked their place at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in Qatar by reaching the final of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) qualifier.
Panama progressed to the semi-finals of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games qualifier in El Salvador with a dramatic quarter-final shootout victory against Bahamas.