September 9/10, 2017

  • At world-famous First Point, Surfrider Beach, Malibu

  • Contest viewing FREE and open to the public

  • Over 200 competitors representing surfing clubs from around the world

  • 13 contest age divisions: men/women, boys/girls

  • SurfAid, official charity partner

  • A sustainable-focused surfing contest

The Malibu Surfing Association's annual surfing contest has a rich history, including: the formation of the venerable Windansea Surf Club to surf at Malibu (1962), the first local broadcast of a surfing event (1964), and Miki Dora's in-water fight with Johnny Fain (1967). More recently, the MSA Classic has become one of seven, top-tier contests hosted by California surfing clubs comprising the Coalition of Surfing Clubs (CSC) annual circuit. Proceeds from the MSA Classic and other fundraising activities help the Malibu Surfing Association make annual

Contest Divisions

  • Boys 13 & Under

  • Jr. Mens 14 - 19

  • Men 20 - 29

  • Men 30 - 39

  • Men 40 - 49

  • Men 50 - 59

  • Men 60 - 69

  • Legends 70+

  • Girls 13 & Under

  • Jr. Women 14 - 19

  • Women 20 - 34

  • Women 35 - 49

  • Women 50+