Surfer of the Year | Ethan Ewing

In recognition of his 2023 WSL campaign; which included injury setbacks, perseverance and sheer grit as well as his outstanding contributions to the sport, Ethan Ewing is our Surfer of the Year.


Environmental and Social Impact | SurfAid

For their commitment to improving the health, well-being and resilience of remote communities connected to surfing throughout Indonesia and the Solomon Islands. SurfAid stands tall as the recipient in this category.


Service to the Industry | Geoff Backshall

A true industry stalwart and a foundation SBIA Brand Board Member. Geoff’s dedication, influence and significant contributions to the surfing industry have earned him the prestigious Service to the Industry Award.