ISA collaborates to make the 2016 Fiji World Championship Deep Blue

Zane Schweitzer, Starboard Team Rider and Sustainable Surf Ambassador, road his ECOBOARD to a Gold Medal finish in the Surf SUP division at pumping Cloubreak

In late 2016 we headed to Fiji for the International Surfing Association (ISA) 2016 World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship, a designated Deep Blue Event™. We are stoked to report that the ISA World Championship met and went beyond the goals of all five of our Deep Blue Event sustainability categories.

Sustainable Surf’s Top 10 List for 2016

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The stoke of a New Year has us reflecting on what we did with the last 12 months – and while we had to leave a lot of great stuff on the cutting room floor, check out our Top TEN LIST of Successes for 2016 – AND where we’re headed for 2017 and beyond !

ECOBOARD Project 2.0 – The New Industry Standard

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After 6+ years of positive impact, the ECOBOARD Project has been updated to help guide the marketplace for more sustainable watercraft.

Live a Deep Blue Life on Summer Solstice

Two Pine Farm in Marin demonstrates how to live a #deepbluelife.

Styrofoam drive at Mothers Market collects a small mountain of foam

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COSTA MESA, Calif., June 4-5, 2016 — Mother’s Market and Kitchen, a natural and organic foods retailer, hosted a “styrofoam-to-surfboard” recycling drive, in support of SustainableSurf.org’s “Waste to Waves”. The event was in honor of “World Oceans Day”… Read More

Welcome Starboard to the ECOBOARD Project

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Leading SUP and windsurf manufacturer commits to making 100% ECOBOARDs in celebration of World Oceans Day.

The Ecoboard Lifecycle Study

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Curious about the environmental benefit of an Ecoboard? Our new study tells all.

The Blue Mind Summit

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Join us at the Blue Mind Summit, May 18-20, where interdisciplinary professionals work at the intersection of brain science and conservation. This year’s summit will speak to the deep emotional connection we have with water and how the… Read More

Soiree in Santa Cruz with Eoin Finn

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JOIN US in ‪#‎SantaCruz‬ this Friday night, March 11th, 6-9 pm at Sawyer Land & Sea Supply ~ for an FREE evening of tasty drinks, organic treats and deep thoughts from our ‪#‎YogaMaster‬ ambassador Eoin Finn from Blissology (and a couple special guests too), about how… Read More

The Deep Blue Dinner 2015

Our first annual dinner event brought together pro surfers, surf industry leaders, and sustainability experts under the stars at the Ecology Center.