International Surfing Day celebrated in Europe

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International Surfing Day

Globe lights up with International Surfing Day events

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 25 June, 2013 : - - Sunday June 23 saw the 10th edition of the annual International Surfing Day celebration. Around 200 events were organized in 29 countries for the 10th edition of International Surfing Day. Thousands of surf enthusiasts, beginners and experts, had the opportunity to enjoy free activities all across the planet on Sunday, June 23, 2013. 

The program for International Surfing Day 2013 included first-timer surf lessons, demonstrations, competitions, gear tests, film showings, barbecues, concerts, Carnival, photo contests, evening parties or simply going out with friends to ride good waves.

This day full of excitement and energy would not have been nearly as successful without the entire international surf community (clubs, shops, schools, federations, riders, associations...) rallying together.

Event organizers EuroSIMA, the European Surfing Federation, Surfrider Foundation Europe and Surfers Against Sewage would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all partners and event organizers for the hard work, time and energy they once again dedicated to this day. This 10th edition hosted two new countries who joined the adventure: Russia and Taiwan. Each and every year more and more people are getting involved, demonstrating once again the community aspect and international nature of surfing.

In order to enjoy the magic of International Surfing Day just a little longer, the Scratch&Win contest continues to distribute great gifts on the Facebook page of the ISD until Sunday, June 30th 2013:

Up to 500€ worth of prizes from Rip Curl, Nixon, Hurley, Globe, Protest, O’Neill, DC Shoes and Volcom are waiting for their lucky winners!  Don’t miss this chance to win great gift in the easiest way and get on the ISD Facebook page to scratch the ISD Calendar!  Also remember to check out the ISD official website: for latest info on the International Surfing Day.

You can already save the date for next year - Sunday, June 22rd, 2014, to celebrate the 11th edition of International Surfing Day. There will be more events and more surprises in store for everyone

Source: Eurosima

Author: Stephanie Godin

Tags: Eurosima, International Surfing Day

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