between the 27th of April and the 1st of May, will be…
World’s Best Surfers Head to Nicaragua for the 2015 ISA World Surfing Games
2009 ISA World Surfing Games Team Champion, USA, has put together a team to contend for Gold. Headlining Team USA will be Damien Hobgood, who with a Gold Medal could become, along with CJ Hobgood, the first set of twins to win ISA World Championships.
Damien Hobgood will be gunning for the Gold Medal with Team USA; Photo: © Brian Bielmann
Team New Zealand will feature a strong contingent including Ella Williams, the 2013 ISA World Surfing Games Copper Medalist will represent New Zealand in their search for medals; Photo: © ISA/Tweddle
Portugal is another team in medal contention. They have released their squad loaded with surfers that have plenty of past ISA World Championship experience. Vasco Ribeiro, who was a Silver Medalist at the 2011 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship, will lead the charge for Portugal.
Vasco Ribeiro competing in the 2013 ISA China Cup; Photo: © ISA/Rommel Gonzales
The traditional ISA Opening Ceremony will commence May 31st with the Parade of Nations and Sands of the World Ceremony. The competition will get underway June 1st and finish June 7th, when the ISA World Surfing Games Champions will be crowned at the Closing Ceremony. Stay tuned.