South African surfer claims longboard title in Taitung

TAIPEI (CNA) South African surfer Steven Sawyer claimed his first world longboard title in the finals of the World Surfing League (WSL) World Longboard Championship at the 2018 Taiwan Open of Surfing ...

Taiwan’s Taitung to crown 2018 WSL junior and longboard champions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The World Surf League (WSL) announced in a news release on Sept. 24 that the 2018 World Junior and World Longboard Championships will be held in Taiwan’s eastern county of ...

Pro surfing league on board for equal prize money in 2019

The World Surf League will be awarding the same prize money for men and women starting in 2019. CEO Sophie Goldschmidt says the equal pay for surfers will apply for the league's vari...

Epic surf competition concludes World Longboard Championship in Southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Open World Longboard Championship (WLC) concluded Sunday at Chin-tsun Harbor (金樽) in Taitung Sunday, Dec. 3. The championship event was marked by high wind a...

2017 Taiwan Open of Surfing Longboard Championship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Men's Finals - Round 3 surf events resume this afternoon at the 2017 International Open of Surfing Championship, the apex event for competitive longboard...

Upcoming Events for Nov. 23 to Dec. 3, with Thanksgiving suggestions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As usual, there is no shortage of exciting events happening in Taipei, and throughout Taiwan. Here are a few things you might consider getting up to over the next two week...