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14-year-old Kyle Tester Wins ESA’s Easterns® GoPro Open Shortboard Division

14-year-old Kyle Tester Wins ESA’s Easterns® GoPro Open Shortboard Division

The ESA is currently holding its annual Easterns® Surfing Championships presented by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, North Carolina.  The week-long event began on Sunday and will continue through Friday.  The adult short- and longboard divisions were held Sunday and Monday in chest-high surf followed by the SUP, Open Shortboard […]

2016 ESA Easterns® presented by The Outer Banks Tourism Bureau

2016 ESA Easterns® presented by The Outer Banks Tourism Bureau

Nearly 300 of the East Coast’s best amateur surfers will compete during the 49th annual Eastern Surfing Association’s (ESA) Easterns® Surfing Championship at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, North Carolina this Sunday, Sept. 18 through Saturday, Sept. 24.   ESA’s annual event – its largest of the year – will showcase competitors from the Great Lakes, […]

2016 ESA Marsh Scholarship Fund recipients announced

The Eastern Surfing Association is excited to announce its 2016 recipients of the Marsh Scholarship Fund awards.  Applications for the Marsh Scholarship Fund are accepted from ESA members who will be attending college and apply by the deadline. Established in the early 1980s, the ESA’s Marsh Scholarship Fund has awarded thousands of dollars for financial assistance to current […]

NORTHEAST SURFERS BATTLE FOR ESA REGIONAL CHAMPION TITLES

NORTHEAST SURFERS BATTLE FOR ESA REGIONAL CHAMPION TITLES

Surfers from Maine through New Jersey braved the cold water and big waves in Belmar, New Jersey, this past weekend to claim victory in the Eastern Surfing Association’s 2016 Northeast Regional Surfing Championship presented by Aerial Media Productions.  The top finalists of this event qualify for ESA’s Easterns® Surfing Championships that will be held in […]

ESA’S BEST MID-ATLANTIC SURFERS TRIUMPHED IN CAROLINA BEACH

ESA’S BEST MID-ATLANTIC SURFERS TRIUMPHED IN CAROLINA BEACH

Hundreds of surfers from Delaware through South Carolina ventured to Carolina Beach, North Carolina this past weekend for the Eastern Surfing Association’s 2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional Surfing Championship.   Surfers were vying for a chance to qualify for ESA’s Easterns® Championships that is held each September. “I am excited and overwhelmed by the way that the event […]

2016 ESA CROWNS SOUTHEAST CHAMPIONS IN BIG WAVES

2016 ESA CROWNS SOUTHEAST CHAMPIONS IN BIG WAVES

Surfers triumphed over rough conditions to impress judges and claim victory at the Eastern Surfing Association’s 2016 Southeast Regional Surfing Championship presented by Long Doggers this past weekend.   Competitors came from all over the state of Florida, Georgia and even Tennessee to qualify for ESA’s Easterns® Championships that is held each September. “It was a […]