Boca Barranca, Costa Rica
The second stop of the Adaptive Surfing Professionals World Championship Tour. $30,000 in prize purses.
“Pura Vida is the simplest and most accurate way to summarize our time in Costa Rica. The country welcomed the adaptive community with open arms. We couldn’t be more grateful to have the opportunity to surf at Boca Barranca and highlight the adaptive surfing community. It is incredibly exciting to watch the adaptive surfing community continue to grow and to be a part of its evolution.” – Dani Trujillo, Program Manager
Thank you to Stoke for Life Foundation and the Association of Adaptive Surfing Professional for making this event possible.
Stoke for Life Foundation is a 501 c3 nonprofit (EIN# 81-1207879) geared towards ocean therapy and adaptive water sports, SFL created the U.S. Open ASC and the classification structure that is now recognized worldwide. Stoke for Life Foundation has initiated the structure and leadership team put together to build the international governing body for professional adaptive surfing known as the “Association of Adaptive Surfing Professional” or AASP.
The objective of the AASP is to create and sustain a legitimate international professional adaptive surfing tour and elevate the sport of adaptive surfing to an elite professional level. It will be the responsibility of the AASP to be the international governing body of professional adaptive surfing and its world rankings. It is our intentions with the support of mainstream surf, sports, medical companies, and large corporate entities to elevate this sport to a professional platform and help adaptive athletes reach the goal of becoming professional adaptive surfers.