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SOPHIE GOLDSCHMIDT APPOINTED CEO OF WORLD SURF LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES, California/USA (Wednesday, July 19, 2017) - The World Surf League (WSL) today announced the appointment of Sophie Goldschmidt as the next CEO of the organization. Goldschmidt will officially take over from interim CEO Dirk Ziff in August. Dirk Ziff, interim CEO and Board member said, “It has been my privilege to serve as [...]

D’Bah Win Sailor Jerry Surftag Australian Title

MEDIA RELEASE 15th May 2017 D’Bah Boardriders Women’s Team Win Third Straight Australian Title.   D'Bah have taken out the 2017 Sailor Jerry Surftag Australian Championships at North Narrabeen Beach over the weekend.  D’Bah Boardriders have gone back to back to back winning their third straight Sailor Jerry Surftag Australian Title. The team of Amiya [...]

FEMALE SURF SEMINAR – MANLY, AUSTRALIA

Do you want to know how to get more speed, do better bottom turns, finally do that roundhouse cutback you’ve been dreaming of for years? On the 4th February, 2017 we are running a full day, classroom style seminar just for females. In our seminar you will hear from some of Australia’s most respected female [...]

MACY CALLAGHAN – NEW WSL WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPION

Macy Callaghan (AUS) wins WSL World Junior Championship. Cred: B Whittaker. Location:       Kiama, NSW, Australia Event:            World Junior Championship Conditions:    Shifty 2 Foot Bombo Beach Kiama, NSW/AUS (Friday, January 6, 2017) – Australian duo Ethan Ewing and Macy Callaghan have capped off their stellar competitive seasons, taking out the World Junior [...]

An In-depth Interview with Kim Eulenstein – Founder of GIRL SURF NETWORK.

This March is Girl Surf Network's five year anniversary and we're going from strength to strength. We thought it was about time you got to know the Founder of the Network and the origins of GSN, how you can get more involved and what the plans are for the future of the Network. If you [...]

Women’s Tag Title On The Line at Sailor Jerry Surftag.

Elle Northey. Cred: Throwing Buckets Magazine North Narrabeen and D’BAH Rivalry Intensifies at Sailor Jerry Surftag. North Narrabeen Boardriders Women’s team will be looking to regain the title of Australia’s No.1 team when they take on defending champions D’BAH, North Shelly and Queenscliff at this Sunday’s Sailor Jerry Surftag. Coolangatta’s D’BAH upset the [...]

Sailor Jerry Spices Up Surftag with Women’s Division Introduced at All Events.

Jess Grimwood of North Shelly Boardriders . Image www.throwingbuckets.com.au Global Surftag is proud to announce Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum as the Naming Rights Sponsor of the 2016 & 2017 Sailor Jerry Surftag. To celebrate, 16 Boardriding Clubs have been invited to compete in the 2016 Sailor Jerry Surftag being held at South Curl [...]

TYLER WRIGHT NEW WSL WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPION!

Caption: Tyler Wright (AUS) clinched her maiden WSL Title today after her closest rival Courtney Conlogue (USA) was eliminated in the Semifinals at the Roxy Pro France. Image: © WSL / Poullenot Location: Seignosse/Hossegor/Capbreton, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Event window: October 4 - 15, 2016 Today's call: Event complete Conditions: Three-to-four foot (1 - 1.2 metre) [...]

Courtney Conlogue Claims Back-to-Back Wins at Cascais Women’s Pro

Courtney Conlogue (USA) becomes back-to-back Cascais Women's Pro champion after defeating World No. 1 Tyler Wright (AUS) in the Final. Image: © WSL / Poullenot Location:       Guincho, Portugal Event window:    September 24 - October 2, 2016 Today's call:    Event complete - Congratulations Courtney Conlogue! Conditions:    5 foot (1.5 metre) surf PRAIA DE [...]

WORLD SURF LEAGUE CELEBRATES SURFING’S INCLUSION IN TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Wednesday, August 3, 2016) – Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) formally included surfing as a gold medal sport in the Sports Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games. “Congratulations to ISA President, Fernando Aguerre, and the ISA on their successful bid to have the sport included in the Tokyo [...]