World Bodysurfing Champs: Oceanside, California

by steve watts August 01, 2013

Oceanside Pier World Bodysurfing Champs Oceanside, California.

Bodysurfing at Its Best

This weekend will be the World Bodysurfing Championships in beautiful Oceanside, California.  The event is the 37th annual, and it is going to be a great day to shred and join the crew, all who love to bodysurf.  There are a lot of different age groups and competitions to enter, so we suggest that if you are in the area, or even if you aren't, to make the trip, come down and check us out.


Contest Info:

General Contest Info

Heat Schedule

Contest Rules   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)


Contact Information:

Organizer: Tim Casinelli -




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Bodysurfing at Its Best 

This weekend will be the World Bodysurfing Championships in beautiful Oceanside, California. The event is the 37th annual, and it is a great day to join the shredding crew who all love to bodysurf. There are a lot of different age groups and competitions to enter, so we suggest that if you are in the area, or even if you are not, to make the trip and come check it out. 

steve watts
steve watts

Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left

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