top of page


To promote the sport and spirit of surfing on the Texas coast through healthy competition with an emphasis on  good sportsmanship, education and environmental awareness.

TGSA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is the member based governing body for amateur surfing in Texas. It was founded in 1988 to promote, preserve and protect the sport of surfing along the Texas coast. 

The TGSA has the longest running tenure of any amateur surfing organization in the state.

The TGSA is a family-oriented organization that specializes in grassroots surfing events that are healthy and fun, while still placing an emphasis on maintaining academic excellence, good sportsmanship and environmental awareness. The TGSA also places a priority on increasing the Texas talent pool and the progression of Texas surfing through its different competitive levels and through its support of an All Star Team.  

bottom of page