NSSA - National Scholastic Surfing Association

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.

2019/20 NSSA Season

Northwest Explorer Boys - (3 surfers)
Northwest Explorer Juniors - (4 surfers)
Northwest Explorer Mens - (2 surfers)
Northwest Explorer Women - (1 surfers)

Southwest Explorer Boys - (2 surfers)
Southwest Explorer Juniors - (1 surfers)
Southwest Explorer Longboard - (1 surfers)
Southwest Explorer Super Girls (12 & under) - (1 surfers)
Southwest Explorer Super Groms - (2 surfers)
Southwest Open Juniors - (7 surfers)
Southwest Open Mens - (4 surfers)
Southwest Open Mini-Grom - (2 surfers)
Southwest Open Super Girls - (2 surfers)
Southwest Open Women - (2 surfers)

Gold Coast
Gold Coast Explorer Boys - (16 surfers)
Gold Coast Explorer Girls - (2 surfers)
Gold Coast Explorer Juniors - (8 surfers)
Gold Coast Explorer Menehuene - (11 surfers)
Gold Coast Explorer Super Girls (12 & under) - (4 surfers)
Gold Coast Explorer Super Groms - (3 surfers)
Gold Coast Super Seniors - (3 surfers)

Northwest Open Juniors - (3 surfers)
Northwest Open Mens - (4 surfers)
Northwest Open Mini-Grom - (1 surfers)
Northwest Open Women - (1 surfers)