Last weekend the Swiss Surfing Association (SSA) invited representatives of all Swiss surfing organizations to Ebikon. Besides Surf & Turf, the main focus was on exchange and networking....00
Tomorrow is the day! The Alaia Open Competition will be held for the first time. The athletes have warmed up diligently in the ice-cold water today. Two days full of action and good vibes await us. And finally, there are prizes worth $75K to be won! Get ready and bring your warm wetsuits! We want to see wild rides! @toyota.switzerland @alpinawatches @boardridersalaiabay @quiksilver @mastercraftch @nideckersnowboards @wavegarden_official @realfly_sion @audacia_group @alpine_helicopters #SurfTheAlps #AlaiaBay #AlaiaActionSports #Wavegarden #SurfingSwitzerland #Sion #ValaisWallis #switzerland #alaiaopen #surfcompetition
Can we make the world a better and more sustainable place? Yes, we can: #WeShapeTheChange An initiative of our SSA Main Partner @alpinawatches. The goal is to reduce the ecological impact on our planet by using existing or recycled components and materials to produce reliable and sporty Swiss Made watches. The SSA is proud to share this common will to move forward with all of you! #swisssurfing #ssa #swisssurfers #surfing #swisssurfingassociation #AlpinaWatches
The first Alaia Open @alaia.bay will take place on the 4th and 5th of December. Will you be signing up for this epic surf competition?🔥 The competition is open to everybody who knows his Take Off and is able to surf Advanced Waves. Alaia will offer each Athlete a Winter Kit, including a wetsuit, hood, gloves and booties! So no worries about colder water at all - you will have pure fun surfing in december!😎💥 Register now and join the first ALAÏA OPEN Surf Competition, Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 December!💥 Link in bio! We look forward to seeing you in the water✨🏄
SSA x ALAIA BAY Longboard Workshop The first longboard workshop will take place on the 17th & 18th of November with Josh Seemann! What? Learn footwork, noseriding practice fundamentals of positioning the board, walking the board and riding from the nose. Min. 2pax / max. 10pax When? 17.11 12:00 Malibu right 17.11 16:00 Malibu left 18.11 12:00 Intermediate left 18.11 18:00 Intermediate right Price: CHF 590.- (incl. Winterkit). Bring your own Longboard, big Malibu. Register via link in Bio! Let's noseride together🤙 #swisssurfing #ssa #swisssurfers #surfing #swisssurfingassociation #alaiabay
Final Results Swiss Surfing Championship 2021 Winners | Juniors 1. Fantin Habashi 2. Rivan Rock Rosskopf 3. Antoine Habashi 3. Kilian Rosskopf Winners | Surf Ladies 1. June Erostarbe 2. Rachel Bonhote-Mead 3. Fabienne Sutter 4. Alicia Martinet Winners | Surf Men 1. Antoine Habashi 2. Swen Zaugg 3. Rivan Rock Rosskopf 4. Fantin Habashi Winners | Longboard Ladies 1. Marilyne Pinto 2. Fabienne Sutter 3. Siria Poltera Winners | Longboard Men 1. Malte Mappes 2. Alejandro Flores Molina 3. Philip Mappes Winners | SUP 1. Nick Crettenand 2. David Hoppensack 3. Andi Saurer 4. Anna Tschirky All the results can be found online (www.liveheats.com/swisssurfing) and will be published soon on our website. A detailed insight will follow in the next WaveupMag. Huge thanks to our main sponsors @toyota.switzerland & @alpinawatches. And also to our partners: @waveup_ch | @sooruzofficial | @academicsurfclub | @swissuniversitysports | @cloud9winterthur | @christiansurfersswitzerland | @latassurf | @plea_beach_house We had a blast with you guys, thank you to the moon and back for letting our Swiss surfing family grow! See you next year! 📸 @timstief #swisssurfing #ssa #swisssurfingchampionship #swisssurfers #ssc2021 #playadesomo #surfing #swisssurfingassociation #toyota #toyotaswitzerland #AlpinaWatches
First day of the Swiss Surf Championship was EPIC! 🔥 11hrs of surfing, 30 heats and 3 divisions. What a day! You find a recap for the first day over at @waveup_ch (swiss german). Swiss Surf Championship, LET‘S GOOO! 🤙 #swisssurfing #ssa #swisssurfingchampionship #swisssurfers #ssc2021 #playadesomo #surfing #swisssurfingassociation #toyota #toyotaswitzerland #AlpinaWatches
ALOHA FROM THE ALPS – SINCE 1992
ABOUT SWISS SURFING
The Swiss Surfing Association (SSA), founded in 1992, represents the sport of surfing in Switzerland on a national and international level.
Every year, the best surfers compete at the Swiss Surfing Championships held in Spain. This event is not only intended for competitive surfers but also brings together the Swiss surfing community. The Swiss Surfing Champions (male, female) and some of the best Swiss surfers form the Swiss Surfing Team which represents Switzerland at international surfing competitions such as the ISA World Surfing Games and the ISA World Junior Surfing Games.
Become a part of it. Surf for Switzerland!
Become a Member and support the swiss surf sport.
The Swiss Surfing Association (SSA), founded in 1992, represents and promotes the sport of surfing in Switzerland on a national and international level.
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The SSA represents and promotes the sport in Switzerland and we see ourselves as an information platform and a pool of expertise for surfers and surfing in Switzerland!
Furthermore we cooperate with all the other stakeholders in the sport and representate the interests of our members and the Swiss Surfing community.
Fequently Asked Questions.
Here are some common questions about Swiss Surfing Association
I am operating a surf camp - how do I collaborate with the SSA (offer SSA-members a discount, get a link on the SSA homepage...)?
Where can I go surfing in Switzerland?
There are actually several possibilities to go Surfing in Switzerland. One time a year, the SSA is hosting the Swiss Wavepool Championship on an artificial wave. Furthermore, you can go Surfing on many river waves in Switzerland. Last but not least there are several ongoing projects with the aim to build standing riverwaves and/or wavegardens in Switzerland within the next years. Here you can find the Swiss Surfing Spots. We will be happy to answer all your questions if you want to have more information about these events and surfing possibilities in Switzerland.
Does the SSA host events in Switzerland? When's the next one?
How can I join the SSA? What will I get as an active member?
Possibilities to join the SSA
- Join the SSA directly as an active member with the right to participate at all our events
- Join one of the local associations (such as: WaveUp, Flusswelle Luzern, Flusswelle Bern, Surfers Solothurn, Association Romande de Surf, etc.) and upgrade your local membership on a national basis so you will automatically be an active member of the SSA for a discounted fee.
- IMPORTANT: As a member of a local (Swiss/Surf related) association you will automatically be registered as Basic Member of Swiss Surfing*
If you have a business that is interested in or related to the surf industry you can apply as a corporate member. Please contact us directly for information about corporate membership. Contact: email@example.com
If you are an association interested in or related to surfing you can apply as an association member. Please contact us directly for information about association membership. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
I am not a good surfer. Should I still compete at the Swiss Surfing Championship?
I want to help the SSA at events or even become part of the organisation. What do I have to do?
I want to go surfing in October somewhere in Europe. Can you recommend a particular location and surfcamp?
I want to write an article about Swiss Surfing. Whom do I have to contact?
I am writing a thesis (Matura, Bachelor, Master) about Swiss Surfing. Can you help me out with providing information?
I would like to donate or settle an invoice. Where can I find the bank account information?
- Account # (Post-Konto): 85-651427-0
- IBAN: CH08 0900 0000 8565 1427 0
- SWIFT code: POFICHBE
- BIC: POFICHBEXXX
- Account name (Kontobezeichnung): Swiss Surfing Association (SSA), Burgstrasse 18, 8706 Meilen
- Clearing number (Switzerland only!!): 9000
- Address of Bank: Swiss Post – PostFinance, Nordring 8, CH-3030 Bern