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California Surfing Day Sept. 20! Stop, Drop & Surf!
posted on 09/13/2018.



Come to Huntington Beach starting at 6am on 9/20 to capture the surfing action!

"Hey dude! Do you know about California Surfing Day?”

News spreads fast when a big swell is on its way! Join us in HB as we officially welcome California Surfing Day – “STOP, DROP, AND SURF!” on Thursday, September 20!  

Share the aloha, and the history, culture, and future of surfing across the State of California by surfing together with your family, "your ohana," your?friends, and even your surf dogs!??In Huntington Beach, the local high school surf teams will be catching waves, along with junior high teams, K-12 surfers "groms” locals and our pros.  Come say hi, and check out the California Surfing Day tent northside of the pier where so many of the surfing idea makers will be on hand for interviews starting at 6am going until sunset.  Surfing Legends Paul Strauch, Jericho Poppler, Sammy Hawk, and so many others will be on the sand and riding waves at the iconic HB Pier and across the State of California celebrating the off! Take a snap of yourself and your friends celebrating California Surfing Day?and add @CaliforniaSurfingDay and maybe you will?even see yourself on the news! 

We are stoked that surfing is also?now officially named?the "Sport of California" signed?by Governor Jerry Brown with the support of Assemblyman Al Muratsichi, and surfing has officially made it to 2020 Olympics, thanks to Fernando Aguerre the his team at the International Surfing Association!?? 

California Surfing Day (Resolution?SCR?122)?was developed for surfers?by surfers and beach/ocean?lovers of all ages. Thanks to the efforts of Surf City USA, HB Mayor Mike Posey and City Council, the California State Senate (Senator?Janet Nguyen) and State?Assembly (Assemblyman?Matthew Harper) this day embraces the surfing lifestyle, the love our oceans and beaches we share in protecting, in support of?our next generations across the State of California! 

Surfs up! Come make history together! Stop, drop, and surf on Sept 20 - Officially?California Surfing Day!


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