Shout out to @fantinhabashi ! 🇨🇭🏄♂️ He showed some serious surfing in his round 2 heat @wsl.qs @lacanaupro in France today! Despite his narrow lost by 0.28 points he is still happy to compete for Switzerland! ♥️ On Thursday has @aliciamartinet her first WSL heat, so let's wish her all the luck!💪🙏 🤞Hopp Schwiiz!🇨🇭🇨🇭🇨🇭 📸: @benesurfbene Thanks to our sponsors: @flyedelweiss @toyota.switzerland @alpinawatches @puertomate For supporting Swiss Surfing! 🙏❤️ #swisssurfing #swisssurfers #lacanau #wsl #wsl.qs
WE ARE HIRING! ⚡️ We are currently looking for a Sport Event Manager and a Media Relations Manager! Do you want to become part of our team? More details on our website & Apply now! LINK IN BIO 💯 #swisssurfing #jobs #jobsinsurfing #hiring #surfjobs #jobsswitzerland #volunteerjobs #mediajobs #sporteventmanagement
⏰ Countdown is on! In less than three weeks the Urbansurf Zürich Open takes place! Are you ready? Send us a video of your preparations and/or tag @swisssurfing and we will share it in our story! More info: edelweisssurftour.ch Ladies and Gentlemen get your boards ready and show your skills in the fresh waters of Switzerland 👉 there are still some spots ready in the Ladies Divison! @Urbansurf.zrh @flyedelweiss @toyota.switzerland @alpinawatches @puertomate @waveup_ch #edelweisssurftour #urbansurfzürichopen #swisssurfing #thirdtourstop
🚀 Countdown is on: 17 days till Urbansurf Zürich Open! Prize money has been doubled from 2000.- to 4000.- CHF - there are only few spots left! Get yours now! 🔥 More info on edelweisssurftour.ch @urbansurf.zrh @flyedelweiss @toyota.switzerland @alpinawatches @puertomate @waveup_ch #edelweisssurftour #urbansurfzürichopen #swisssurfing #stationarywaveriding #citywave #myswitzerland
WIN A TWO-WEEK LANGUAGE STAY! ✈️ Want to combine a surftrip with learning a new language? This is your chance! Together with @ef we are giving away a two-week language stay worth CHF 2’500 – 3’000 CHF at a destination of your choice! 🌴🙌🏽 The price includes: - Two-week language course of your choice - Accommodation in a double room, in a host family or in a campus multi-room (if included in the course price) - Course registration fee - Course books - Flight (max. CHF 1000.- and only when booking via EF). How to win: 1. Follow @swisssurfing & @ef on Instagram 2. Like this post 3. Comment where you would like to learn a new language! 4. Share this post in your story and tag @swisssurfing ❗ Every comment is a new entry. ❗ The raffle ends on October 1 at 6 pm. The winners will be announced and notified directly on Instagram on October 2, 2022! Good luck🍀🤞🏽 #swisssurfing #ef #languagestay #surfandstudy
SWISS SURFING CHAMPIONSHIP
The Swiss Surfing Championship (SSC) is the official national competition in surfing. It is held annually by the sea where surfers from all levels can compete.
Edelweiss Surf Tour
Five tour stops, three disciplines, one Swiss champion in each discipline and one overall winner – this is the new Edelweiss Surf Tour 2022 !
This new tour is one of kind: it combines the uniqueness and variety of Swiss Surfing with the goal to connect surfers of all kinds and regions.
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