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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com
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