Surfing


A SURFING student found time to set up his own live-streaming company while studying for his degree. Tyler Worth, who studied the surf science and technology foundation degree at Cornwall College Newquay, has formed Stream Freedom Ltd, a pioneering mobile broadcasting company. During his degree, Tyler developed Stream Freedom based on a growing involvement with …

The International Surfing Association (ISA) have announced an agreement with the World Surf League (WSL) on the qualification principles for surfing in the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020, ensuring the participation of the world’s best surfers from the WSL Championship Tour (CT) as well as promoting universal opportunities for surfers around the world. In principle, …

From permanently protecting Chile’s Punta de Lobos, to removing thousands of pounds of marine debris at Isla Todos Santos in Baja, to defeating Donald Trump’s seawall for a second time in Ireland – Save The Waves is listing a few of their biggest accomplishments of the year as they reach out to hit a fundraising …

Cornish teenager Charlotte Banfield secured a memorable silver medal on her international debut as Team England made a successful first foray into the World Adaptive Surfing Championships. This has been an historic year for English Surfing, following Sport England’s decision to finally recognise Surfing England as the sports National Governing Body, the catalyst for the …

The esteemed “Oscar-esque” UK Pro Surf Awards ceremony took place at The Carnmarth Hotel, Newquay amidst a winter wonderland theme welcoming the festive season. A familiar cast of courtly-dressed surfers celebrated a successful year on the UK’s Professional surfing tour with the Surf industry leaders for an evening of food, music and most importantly the …

Three South West surfers have been selected in Surfing England’s team to compete in the 2017 Stance World Adaptive Surfing Championships in La Jolla, California, starting on Wednesday. Following a monumental year which saw Surfing England run its inaugural Adaptive Surfing Open, the time has come for the English flag to fly high on the …

Woolacombe-based Lucy Campbell will be crowned UK Pro Surfing Association’s 2017 Women’s Tour champion at a prestigious awards ceremony in Cornwall later this month. The award follows a gruelling seven-month campaign for the Korev sponsored surfer, culminating in a thrilling double gold for Team Korev at Thurso in Scotland. Lucy, alongside her Korev teammate Luke …

Bude surfing star Emily Currie wants to use last week’s second-place finish on the UK Pro Surf Tour as a launchpad to maximising her chances for 2020 Olympic Great Britain surf team qualification. The 20-year-old said: “Being in the Olympics has always been a dream of mine and now that surfing has the opportunity to …