All USA BodySurfing sanctioned events will include 4-person heats with awards for 1st place through 4th place in all divisions. Contests shall be operated in the format of USA Surfing events.

Judges will be certified by the ISA (International Surfing Association) with rules and guidelines provided by the IBSA (International BodySurfing Association). Learn more about the IBSA judging criteria. 

USA BodySurfing 2022 Event Calendar

All dates are subject to change. More events will become available as the organization grows. USA Surfing have committed to help promote bodysurfing at their events.

Follow along using the STACT app – Search for “USA BodySurfing”. We encourage all participants to complete your profile on STACT and add a photo of yourself. Fans all over the world will be following the live scoring.


Divisions for MEN and WOMEN will include:
  • U15
  • U18
  • Open
  • 45+
  • 70+

Become a Sanctioned Event

All USA BodySurfing events must:

1. Use STACT APP for scoring
2. Use ISA accredited judges
3. Use four-person heats for Men & Women Open Divisions

All sanctioned events will be included in the rankings.

USA BodySurfing can assist with the operation of your contest. Contact for more information.