ASI News Blog

New ASI Surfing Instructors for the Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Posted date: 14-December-2017

Congratulations to our new ASI instructors who completed their Level 1 Surfing I... Read more

Fast Track ASI SUP Instructor Qualifications, Brisbane, Australia
Posted date: 14-December-2017

Enrol now for the Fast Track ASI SUP Instructor courses on 19-21 January 2018 at... Read more

Welcome to SUP Kite Surf Lord Howe Island, NSW, Australia
Posted date: 13-December-2017

Welcome to SUP Kite Surf Lord Howe Island, who have renewed their ASI accredited... Read more

New SUP Instructors for Newcastle, Australia
Posted date: 12-December-2017

Congratulations to new ASI instructors who completed the SUP Instructor courses:... Read more

Surfing Articles

Surfing: How to Perform a Roundhouse Cutback
Posted date: 08-September-2017

A roundhouse cut-back is a cut-back that continues right around through an arc o... Read more

Watch out for Surf rage
Posted date: 19-August-2017

As surfing becomes more and more popular, especially as the temperatures rise,... Read more

How Surfboard Tail Shapes Affect Performance
Posted date: 28-July-2017

Are you looking to improve your surfing performance? Having the right board and ... Read more

Surfing “Out of Ocean” Practice Tips
Posted date: 14-June-2017

When it comes to surfing, you are at the mercy of the ocean and weather. If yo... Read more

Stand Up Paddle Articles

Your Leash is your Lifeline. Leash Up For SUP
Posted date: 15-October-2017

Potential drownings in the new sport of SUP have seen ASI, the world leader in S... Read more

Learn the Skill of Downwinding
Posted date: 28-August-2017

The interest and participation in downwind and distance paddling continues to gr... Read more

10 Reasons to train as a SUP instructor
Posted date: 15-July-2017

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is the fastest growing water sport. Why? It’s e... Read more

The Battle for SUP - Definition Defined
Posted date: 07-July-2017

As Stand Up Paddle boarding continues to grow and become more popular, the defin... Read more

Bodyboarding Articles

5 Reasons to Learn to Bodyboard with ASI
Posted date: 23-August-2018

Bodyboarding is an extremely accessible sport to learn. So long as you can swi... Read more

Jobs

Wanted Surfing Instructor, Agnes Waters, Qld, Australia
Posted date: 11-December-2017

ASI Level 1 Surfing Instructors required for immediate start at Reef 2 Beach, an... Read more

WANTED: Surfing Instructors. Ulladulla NSW Australia
Posted date: 26-October-2017

ASI Level 1 Surfing instructors required for Ulladulla Surf School, located at U... Read more

Job Opportunity - Wetsuit Recycler, Cornwall UK
Posted date: 25-October-2017

There are more than 500,000 surfers in the United Kingdom who, on average, will ... Read more

Wanted: Surfing Instructor, Gold Coast, Qld, Australia
Posted date: 24-October-2017

The Gold Coast Surfing Academy, based at Broadbeach / Surfers Paradise on the Go... Read more

ASI People

ASI Coach Mike Raven from UK to Portugal
Posted date: 01-December-2017

Mike Raven is one of ASI’s most senior surfing coaches holding the level 4... Read more

The Unstoppable ASI's Master Trainer, Paul Byrne
Posted date: 29-November-2017

ASI’s Master Trainer and Manager of Training, Paul Byrne is based in Dubli... Read more

From Italy to Algarve, the life of an ASI Surf Coach
Posted date: 28-November-2017

ASI Surf Coach Alex Rista has been Head Coach at Algarve Surf School in Sagres, ... Read more

ASI Instructor Completes SUP Fundraising Challenge Dressed as a Penguin
Posted date: 24-November-2017

Newly qualified ASI SUP Instructor David Jacobs from Stonehaven in Scotland has ... Read more

Travel Destinations

Visit Paradise at a SUP Yoga Retreat in the Cook Islands
Posted date: 07-June-2017

If you’re looking for a breathtaking tropical holiday that combines Suppin... Read more

Surfing Surfari, in National Parks, Australia
Posted date: 10-May-2017

Waves Surf School offers surfing tours and adventures, from Sydney to the Seal R... Read more

SUP Holiday in the Philippines
Posted date: 09-May-2017

SUP Tours Phillipines in located at Bohol  - one of most beautiful places t... Read more

Surf Camp, Algarve Portugal
Posted date: 18-April-2017

Take in the sun and enjoy the surfing culture in the heart of Sagres or Lag... Read more

Health Articles

Why Zinc is One of the Best Natural Sunscreens
Posted date: 07-April-2017

It’s always difficult to find really great sunscreen that isn’t harm... Read more

One Wave is All it Takes. Support Mental Health. 24th March 2017
Posted date: 18-March-2017

Too many people are facing invisible issues like depression, anxiety and bipol... Read more

Environment

Whales & Dolphins Stand Up Paddle & Surfing Safety Tips
Posted date: 10-November-2017

Sharing the ocean with whales and dolphins is one of the many joys of surfing an... Read more

10 Ways to Care for Our Coastal Environment
Posted date: 12-June-2017

Our coastal environment supports a huge variety of animals and plants so by help... Read more

Regulation

Philippines Tourism Promotes ‘Surfing’ As Major Tourism Product
Posted date: 09-August-2016

Philippines Tourism is partnering with ASI to implement “Surfing” as... Read more

Philippines Surfing Standards
Posted date: 23-January-2016

The Philippines Department of Tourism continues to support the certification of ... Read more

The Regulation of SUP and Adventure Sports
Posted date: 04-July-2015

The fast growing recreational adventure sports industry, including, SUP, is maki... Read more

Cornwall Council – England UK, issues tender
Posted date: 06-January-2015

Commercial operators on selected Cornwall beaches will have to apply for a permi... Read more

Community

Bring back bottle deposits to stop plastic pollution in our oceans
Posted date: 07-November-2017

In the UK we use a staggering 38.5 million single-use plastic bottles and a furt... Read more

UK Charity Surfers Against Sewage
Posted date: 10-October-2017

UK charity Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) is looking for your vote to win funding ... Read more

Urgent Assistance Needed in FIJI!!
Posted date: 25-February-2016

Wanted: Rescue Team, Medical and Tradesmen!! Any Interested persons who want ... Read more

Cash For Containers. Sign the Campaign
Posted date: 03-February-2016

AUSTRALIA.  We want to bring back the Cash for Containers regulations in AL... Read more

Events

Save the Waves Film Festival Tours the West Coast, Santa Cruz, USA
Posted date: 20-November-2017

After successful world premiere screenings in both Bali and Europe, spanning Por... Read more

A Competitors Eye View Of The 7th Annual Cross The Euro Canal 2017
Posted date: 19-November-2017

We spoke to ASI Instructor Akis Trovas who was one of the competitors at the Cro... Read more

Global Wave Conference, Santa Cruz, USA 4-7th March 2018
Posted date: 17-November-2017

Save The Waves Coalition and Surfrider Foundation announce that they will be hos... Read more

Irish SUP Surfing Classic event looking for sponsors big and small
Posted date: 14-November-2017

ASI Master trainer, Paul Byrne, from Irish SUP created and organises this huge e... Read more

Product Reviews

ASI Learn to Surf Books
Posted date: 30-November--0001

ASI has created and developed Learn to Surf Manuals for beginner, intermediate a... Read more