ESA News

ESA Regional and local events on hold during COVID-19 crisis

The Eastern Surfing Association Board of Directors is closely monitoring the COVID-19 virus and the effect that it may have on our members and their families during this spring competition season.  We are especially concerned about the health of our competitors, sponsors, officials, volunteers and community members. We are meeting regularly to discuss the impacts […]

ESA ATHLETES COMPETING IN FIRST WSL EAST COAST EVENT MARCH 12-15

ESA ATHLETES COMPETING IN FIRST WSL EAST COAST EVENT MARCH 12-15

The Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) is excited to continue its partnership with the World Surf League (WSL) in 2020 by offering its top competitors slots into WSL QS and Pro Jr events to help these amateur athletes into their next step of competitive surfing. The 2020 Ron Jon Beach ‘N Boards Fest begins Thursday and […]

ESA All-Star Ladies Charge the North Shore

ESA All-Star Ladies Charge the North Shore

The Eastern Surfing Association’s All-Star Team has been on the North Shore of Oahu for two weeks offering its team members a training trip that they will never forget. The ESA All-Star women arrived last week following the amazing time that the boys had in Hawaii. Along with a coaching session with Shane Beschen, the girls […]

ESA All-Stars Charge Massive Sunset

ESA All-Stars Charge Massive Sunset

The Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) All-Star boys had a surfing experience of a lifetime on Tuesday as they paddled out into a building NW swell at Sunset on Oahu’s North Shore. Tamayo Perry, who is a North Shore lifeguard, Pipeline legend and runs Oahu Surfing Experience along with his wife Emilia, guided the All-Star boys […]

Kelly Slater surfs with ESA All-Stars on North Shore

Kelly Slater surfs with ESA All-Stars on North Shore

Today was a magical day for the Eastern Surfing Association (ESA)’s All-Stars who are currently on the North Shore of Oahu for the Team’s annual training trip. Epic waves, wind and weather throughout the entire day offered the ESA All-Star boys plenty of sessions of perfect waves. Kelly Slater, 11-time World Champion and a former […]

ESA All-Stars Have Landed on the North Shore

ESA All-Stars Have Landed on the North Shore

The Eastern Surfing Association (ESA)’s All-Stars have started their adventures on the North Shore of Oahu this week.  Coach Jason Motes, along with several chaperones and parents, arrived in Hawaii on Wednesday with many of the boys who make up the All-Star Team. The All-Star girls will arrive next week for the same experience. “The […]