NSSA - National Scholastic Surfing Association

This Web site is for anyone who is interested in the sport of surfing. We've organized the National Scholastic Surfing Association into categories on the top of the page so you can jump easily into areas of interest. Many areas of the site will be updated on a regular basis. So, make sure to visit us as often as you like.


Caribbean Explorer Boys
# Surfer Points
Zander Venezia 0
Caribbean Explorer Juniors
# Surfer Points
Jacob Burke 0
Zander Venezia 0
Andrew Rose 0
Caribbean Explorer Mens
# Surfer Points
Dane Mackie 0
Caribbean Open Juniors
# Surfer Points
1 Zander Venezia 1860
1 Jacob Burke 1860
Caribbean Open Mens
# Surfer Points
1 Zander Venezia 1730
2 Jacob Burke 1590
3 Dane Mackie 1860
4 Andrew Rose 1340
Gold Coast Explorer Juniors
# Surfer Points
1 Quinten Rubalcava 17800
2 Zane Booth 15150
3 Ryder Alves 13490
4 SJ Murphy 12890
5 Adam Hogue 10360
Southwest Explorer Boys
# Surfer Points
1 Kade Matson 24000
2 Max Beach 13990
3 Keanu Igarashi 14085
4 Keeler Nelsen 11120
5 Nick Marshall 7970
Northwest Explorer Boys
# Surfer Points
1 Santiago Hart 8720
2 Jabe Swierkocki 7580
3 Fisher Baxter 8510
4 Gavin Eason 4570
5 Zealand Hunter 5615
Southwest Open Mens
# Surfer Points
1 Kade Matson 17880
2 Jordy Collins 13393
3 Eithan Osborne 10550
4 Kei Kobayashi 12620
5 Micky Clarke 10049
Southwest Open Juniors
# Surfer Points
1 Kade Matson 18230
2 Cole Houshmand 13130
3 Jett Schilling 14380
4 Eithan Osborne 13084
5 Tommy McKeown 9924
Southwest Explorer Juniors
# Surfer Points
1 Jordy Collins 19470
2 Kade Matson 17770
3 Liam Gloyd 16620
4 Ryan Salazar 11760
5 Nick Marshall 7170
Northwest Explorer Juniors
# Surfer Points
1 Korey Svardal 10580
2 Sam Reichel 6180
3 Sean Woods 4075
4 Lucas Bredy 5420
5 Solomon Doherty 5110
Southwest College Men
# Surfer Points
1 Jack Boyes 7853
2 Jeremy Carter 6980
3 Andrew Nieman 4950
4 Taylor Mathiesen 4830
5 Jason Belgau 4443

NSSA members celebrating birthdays this week:
#Surfer NameBirthday
1. Madeline Hecox5/22/2016
2. Alanna Moore5/24/2016
3. Wyatt McHale5/24/2016
4. Matthew Undlin5/24/2016
5. Maddie DeVilbiss5/25/2016
6. Alex Bunyard5/25/2016
7. Chris Stein5/25/2016
8. Claudia Berman5/26/2016
9. Shane Borland5/26/2016
10. Patrick Clark5/26/2016
11. Cameron Paul5/27/2016
12. Ian Mellor5/28/2016
13. Jacob Kendall5/28/2016
14. Zak Hoshino5/28/2016
15. Quinn Balitsaris5/28/2016
16. Riley Balitsaris5/28/2016

The National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to encourage and assist its members in their interest to learn and develop the fundamentals and skills of surfing competition while competing in structured and quality events. The NSSA promotes the qualities of discipline and competitive excellence while supporting the merits of academic achievement to young surfers. The NSSA strives to provide a fun surfing experience for all of its members.

The NSSA is one of the few national youth sports organizations that require its participants to maintain academic standards in order to compete. Since 1978, the NSSA program philosophy has been that athletics and scholastics go hand in hand. More than 80 NSSA events are run nationwide that culminate with the annual National Championships which is regarded as the highest profile youth surfing event in America.

To view the 2015 NSSA Championship Dates, click here.

Surfer of the Week - 5/23/2016

TOMMY MCKEOWN

Age: 14
Hometown: Oxnard, California
School: Blanche Reynolds School; 8th grade
Sponsors: Hurley, Neff, Pro Lite, Pacific Water Men, Roberts Surfboards
Equipment: Roberts Surfboards 5' 1 1/2" squash shaped by Robert Weiner
Claim to Fame: Tommy came away with back-to-back Explorer Boys victories at the Gold Coast doubleheader events #8 and #9 utilizing a strong variety of progressive and rail driven turns. In fun, shoulder high peaks at the Ventura Harbor “Surfers Knoll”, he put up major scores in the 8 and 9 range in both finals to seal the wins. The double wins put him on top of the 15/16 GC Explorer Boys rankings with two events remaining this coming weekend. Stay tuned! Fave thing about Ventura Harbor: There are no crowds and fun peaks. Local spot: Silver Strand. Fave surfer: Julian Wilson. Fave Gold Coast surfer: Curt Harper. Surf crew: Nick and Nathan Shore, Ryder Alves, Fisher DeVoe. Fantasy super power: To fly. Something people don't know about you: I like playing golf. Dream wave: Rifles. Barrels or Airs: Barrels. Goals: Try to improve my contest strategy.
 
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INTERVIEW WITH 2008 NATIONAL CHAMPION NAT YOUNG


Read the exclusive Q & A with the Open Men's and Governor's Cup Champion!

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