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El Salvador to Host the 2019 World SUP and Paddleboard Championship

The International Surfing Association (ISA) has just announced that the 2019 ISA World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship (WSUPPC) will take place in El Salvador from 23rd November  – 1st December 2019.

SUP Racing, SUP Surfing, and Paddleboard Racing will take place at the country’s renowned righthand point break El Sunzal. The event will be designated as the ‘Surf City El Salvador’ ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship to highlight its role in El Salvador’s long-term strategy to promote its world-renowned surfing destinations.

2019 will mark the 8th consecutive year that the ISA has run the World Championship, crowning the first World Champions in 2012 in Peru.

Succeeding editions of the event were held across four continents in Peru (2013), Nicaragua (2014), Mexico (2015), Fiji (2016), Denmark (2017), and China (2018), exemplifying the universal appeal of the sport.