International Surfing Association

Top Paddlers Signing Up for Carolina Cup - The Only Official APP Event in 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:38pm

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --"The Carolina Cup is the only official Association of Paddlesurf Professionals event in 2021," said Tristan Boxford, CEO of the APP.

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  • WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --"The Carolina Cup is the only official Association of Paddlesurf Professionals event in 2021," said Tristan Boxford, CEO of the APP.
  • The Carolina Cup is a four-day festival of events featuring seven races, seminars and clinics by the pros, product exhibits and demonstrations.
  • Ideally located with both oceanfront and soundside beaches, all races and activities start and end at Blockade Runner Beach Resort, the official resort of the Carolina Cup.
  • "I'm really excited to see and catch up with everyone and to support the APP and the Carolina Cup despite all the world challenges."

APP Announces Updated 2021 World Tour - Carolina Cup to Be the First Stop

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 4:44pm

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Association of Paddlesurf Professionals World Tour announced an updated schedule today, including selecting the Carolina Cup as the first stop on the 2021 APP World Tour.

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  • WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Association of Paddlesurf Professionals World Tour announced an updated schedule today, including selecting the Carolina Cup as the first stop on the 2021 APP World Tour.
  • 2021 APP World Tour Schedule:
    The Gran Canaria Island Pro-Am, Spain Nov 19-21, 2021
    The World Championship Tour Finals, Location TBA Feb 8-10, 2022
    "We are pleased to announce that one of the longest standing paddleboard events in the US will be the World Championship Tour Opener for 2021.
  • The APP and the Carolina Cup are aligned and committed to bringing the global paddle community back together on US soil," said Tristan Boxford, APP CEO.
  • "Having worked together in previous years with the Carolina Cup as an official qualifier for the APP World Tour, the whole Team is excited to bring the Tour to this vibrant East Coast Community in 2021."

2019 Taiwan Open of Surfing to kick off on November 23rd at Jinzun

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 7:48am

Entering the 9th consecutive year, the 2019 Taiwan Open Of Surfing will take place on November 23rd for 15 days at Jinzun, Donghe Township, attracting over 300 athletes from 28 countries to attend the competition.

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  • Entering the 9th consecutive year, the 2019 Taiwan Open Of Surfing will take place on November 23rd for 15 days at Jinzun, Donghe Township, attracting over 300 athletes from 28 countries to attend the competition.
  • The QS3000 Men's Shortboard Competition has also been added, which continues to increase the scope of competitions that are held in Jinzun.
  • The number of athletes who will come to Taitung to compete has reached an all-time high and has transformed the Taiwan Open of Surfing into the largest international surfing event in Taiwan.
  • The 2019 Taiwan Open of Surfing will be the most exciting event yet.

Montecito Brands Global Brand Ambassador Cole Robbins to Debut Surfing in Olympic Sanctioned Pan American Games Lima 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 1:40pm

MONTECITO, Calif., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Montecito Brands announced today that Cole Robbins, a professional surfer of the World Tour of Professional Longboarding, is joining the Montecito Brands family as a new Global Brand Ambassador.

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  • MONTECITO, Calif., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Montecito Brands announced today that Cole Robbins, a professional surfer of the World Tour of Professional Longboarding, is joining the Montecito Brands family as a new Global Brand Ambassador.
  • He recently competed in the International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Championships, where Robbins made the final and received a copper medal.
  • This award earned him a spot in the Pan American Games where surfing will finally be making its debut in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
  • Braid continued, "We are thrilled to have Robbins join the team as a new Global Brand Ambassador.