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  • A WSL Qualifying Series Longboard Event

    Surfing For Hope Longboard Classic

    September 30th - October 1st, 2022 @ Pismo Beach Pier (Southside)

    This World Surf League sanctioned inaugural event will host the top Male and Female longboard athletes from the North American and Hawaii WSL regions and is open to everyone who wants to compete.  This contest takes place on Friday and Saturday, and is a separate event from the Amateur Surfing For Hope Longboard Contest on Sunday. 

  • September 17th, 2022

    This unique event will be on shores of Pismo Beach and is open to men and women currently undergoing treatment or have completed cancer treatment as well as oncology health care providers.  A day of yoga, beginner surf instruction, similar to our children’s program, and gourmet luncheon will be provided free of charge.  Dr. Tom Spillane will lead a brief discussion on survivorship as well as update on cancer treatments and resources.

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    Join us for a special paddle out to honor, celebrate and remember those who have lost their battle with cancer.  This event is free to attend and all are welcome.

    Please meet at Avila Beach on the north side of Avila Yacht Club at 5:00 PM for a short ground ceremony followed by 5:20 PM ocean ceremony.  

    Thank you again to our presenting sponsor and the volunteer team at Central Coast Home Health & Hospice

  • Food, drinks, silent auction and live music


    September 30th at SLO Brew The Rock - 5PM to 10PM

    Special appearance by Dante Marsh and the Vibe Setters




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    Surfing for Hope was created to help inspire people challenged by cancer through the positive energy of surfing.  The success of our Annual Longboard Surf Contest, combined with great community support, encourages us to grow to help even more in the fight against cancer by taking to the water.

    We give our sincere thanks for your participation and helping to make our programs a success.

Our Mission

Our mission is to support and raise awareness for all local cancer resource groups, including our own Pure Stoke Youth Program.

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