Vanuatu Surfing Association

Vanuatu Surfing Association

The Vanuatu Surfing Association is a strong advocator for fostering positive social change through surfing and surf related activities. Surfers are able to gain valuable experience and develop a broad range of skills through their involvement with the Vanuatu Surf Association. VSA also strongly promotes environmental awareness and conservation, health and nutrition and women

The Vanuatu Surf Association, a registered charity in Vanuatu has worked within Vanuatu for several years to further promote the sport of surfing. The Surf Association has two key focus areas- competitive surfing and community development. The VSA runs a number of local surfing competitions including the Easter Classic and the Independence Cup. A recent addition to the competition calendar has been the Village of Origin series, a friendly competition between villages. At a regional level Team Vanuatu has won the Melanesian Cup four times, proving that Ni-Vanuatu surfers are a strong force to contend with in the Pacific region. Several young surfers have been given the opportunity to travel to Australia to compete in the Newcastle Surf Fest Tag Team and Junior Pro Event and the Noosa Festival of Surfing. The Vanuatu Surfing Association is a strong advocator for fostering positive social change through surfing and surf related activities. Surfers are able to gain valuable experience and develop a broad range of skills through their involvement with the Vanuatu Surf Association. VSA also strongly promotes environmental awareness and conservation, health and nutrition and women’s and girls rights and empowerment throughout the Association and it’s many programs and initiatives.

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