The ISA Athletes’ Commission (AC) was established in 2018 and consists of 7 athletes who play a vital role in representing the voice and interests of athletes on executive-level, sport-based decisions. The ISA AC’s mission is to consider matters as they relate to athletes and provide advice and recommendations to the ISA. The Chair of the ISA AC holds a position on the ISA Executive Committee to ensure that the athletes’ opinion is heard at the highest level of governance of Surfing.
For the 2022 ISA AC Election, the ISA is has received 8 nominations for the 4 available seats on the ISA Athletes’ Commission. The elected athletes will join Justine Dupont (FRA), Alana Nichols (USA) and Casper Steinfath (DEN) on the ISA AC.
The election will take place online between September 15-20 during the 2022 ISA World Surfing Games. To be eligible to vote, an athlete must be of the current Olympic discipline (Shortboard) and have competed in ISA World Championships in 2019, 2021, and/or 2022. Each eligible athlete will receive an email with voting link instructions.
More information regarding the ISA Athletes’ Commission including the Terms of Reference, eligibility requirements for nominees, etc. can be found here.