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Sep 05, 2018, 15:00 ET The World Surf League (WSL) Announces Prize Money Equality

The World Surf League (WSL) today announced that it will award equal prize money to male and female athletes for every WSL-controlled event in the...


Aug 15, 2017, 12:00 ET World Surf League Appoints Joseph Carr as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of International

Today, the World Surf League (WSL) announced the appointment of Joseph Carr as the Chief Strategy Officer and Head of International for the...


Dec 18, 2015, 08:00 ET Adriano de Souza Claims 2015 WSL Title at Pipeline

After what can only be called the most dramatic day in pro surfing history, Brazilian Adriano de Souza (BRA) clinched the 2015 World Surf League...


Dec 18, 2015, 07:52 ET The World Surf League and Facebook Live Team Up to Give Surf Fans Exclusive Access to 2015 World Champion Adriano de Souza

Yesterday, millions of surf fans from across the globe tuned in to see who would become the 2015 World Surf League Champion. In what became the...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:49 ET Liga Mundial de Surf Intervém Após Promotor Brasileiro Não Pagar Premiação aos Surfistas

A World Surf League (WSL) – Liga Mundial de Surf – anunciou que está dando um passo sem precedentes para adiantar o prêmio de USD 250.000,00...


Dec 07, 2015, 09:30 ET Liga Mundial de Surfe revela "You Can't Script This" (Totalmente Sem Script): a campanha global que celebra a imprevisibilidade do surfe

O surfe é um esporte que acontece no campo mais bonito e mais dinâmico do mundo. Dos transtornos até a perfeição, de um ataque de tubarão frustrado...


Dec 07, 2015, 09:30 ET World Surf League Unveils "You Can't Script This:" Global Campaign Celebrates the Unpredictability of Surfing

Surfing unfolds on the most beautiful and dynamic playing field in the world. From upsets to perfection, a thwarted shark attack to the most hotly...


Dec 07, 2015, 09:30 ET La World Surf League dévoile « You Can't Script This » : une campagne mondiale sur l'imprévisibilité du surfing

Le surf se pratique sur les aires de jeux les plus belles et dynamiques du monde. Égrenant défaites, vagues parfaites, attaque déjouée de requin,...


Dec 03, 2015, 02:53 ET Carissa Moore Claims Target Maui Pro and 2015 WSL Title

The Target Maui Pro came to a phenomenal close today with the world-class Honolua Bay delivering perfect four-to-six foot (1.5 - 2 metre) plus waves...


Oct 28, 2015, 01:29 ET WSL CEO Paul Speaker Discusses OTT Entertainment At NeuLion Sports Media & Technology Conference In New York City

Appearing on a panel discussion at the NeuLion Sports Media & Technology Conference held earlier today, World Surf League CEO Paul Speaker discussed...


Oct 15, 2015, 11:00 ET World Surf League's Big Wave Tour for Northern Hemisphere Is On!

The world's best Big Wave surfers are on heightened alert as the World Surf League (WSL) commences the second phase of the 2015/2016 WSL Big Wave...


Oct 14, 2015, 11:00 ET Universal Sports Network to Become TV Home for World Surf League's Big Wave 2015 - 16 Season

Universal Sports Network and the World Surf League (WSL) announced today a distribution agreement to air the 2015-16 WSL Big Wave Tour, bringing the...