2015-2016 Texas State Surfing Championships Wrap-up!

The Texas State Surfing Championships presented by Presented by The Texas Surf Museum was called on for the weekend of April  30th / May 1st!     April showers may bring May flowers but this weekend they brought in some big, thumping Gulf Coast swell to end our TGSA 2015-2016 season with a bang! Saturday morning dawned […]

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South Padre Island Wrap-Up

After one postponement the South Padre Island Open sponsored by the   South Padre Island Convention and Visitors Bureau  was called on for the weekend of April 16-17th, 2016. Saturday, contestants and families had sunny skies and temperatures in the  70′s  to greet them.  It was a beautiful day for a contest!  Waves were running thigh […]

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2016 Galveston Open Wrap-up

After closely watching the forecast all week, the Galveston Open was called ON for Saturday, February 20th, and what a great call it was.   The event organizers were able to schedule all of the heats and finals in one day, finishing the contest just before sun down. Although there was short period with some […]

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James Greer Foundation Scholarship Applications Available

James Greer Foundation Scholarship applications are now available for graduating high school seniors that are members of Texas Gulf Surfing Association.  All applications are due on Friday, April 15, 2016 and the winner will be announced at the 2016 Cinco de Mayo Longboard Pro awards ceremony on May 7, 2016.  For more information, contact Kevin […]

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TGSA All-Star Fundraiser – Win a Trip to Costa Rica

Texas Gulf Surfing Association All-Star Team Fundraising Raffle The current TGSA All-Star Team will be raffling off a trip to Costa Rica for four (4).  This raffle will help fund their upcoming trip to Oceanside, California this coming March during spring break.  The winning ticket drawn will win: Five (5) nights of lodging for four […]

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Port Aransas Open Wrap Up

Timing is everything sometimes, and after one post postponement, the call to run the Port Aransas Open sponsored by  FINS GRILL & ICEHOUSE, THIRD COAST BEACH COMPANY,  PORT ARANSAS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND BOARD HOUSE SURF & SKATE,  on the weekend of December 12-13th, 2015 was nothing short of perfect. How do you know a good set is […]

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Matagorda Open wrap Up

The Matagorda Open Presented by POCO PLAYA RESTAURANT was called on for November 14th/15th! In spite of the cooler temperature, sunny skies made for a beautiful weekend for all the competitors and family. The contest was held at the head of the beach access road, north of the pier. Surf was breaking in the waist […]

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Packery Channel/Seawall Open Wrap-up

Packery Channel Open was called on for the weekend of October 24-25th! With the remnants of Hurricane Patricia making their way into the Corpus area from Mexico bringing with it the threat of some flooding, along with a cold front pushing through on Sunday, the decision was made to hold the contest at the Seawall […]

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