US Open Adaptive Surfing Championships.s | The first U.S. Open Adaptive Surfing Championships hosted by Stoke for Life Foundation
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Fourth Annual U.S. Open Adaptive Surfing Championships

September 10th – 13th 2020 the Fourth Annual U.S. Open Adaptive Surfing Championships powered by the University of St. Augustine will be held at Oceanside Pier in Oceanside CA. This event in three short years has quickly become the top premiere adaptive surfing event in the world giving away nearly $60,000 dollars in prize money the past three years.


In 2019 the Third Annual U.S. Open Adaptive Surfing Championships powered by The University of St. Augustine for Health and Science hosted by High Fives and Stoke for Life Foundation was held at Oceanside Pier in beautiful Oceanside Ca. Athletes with disabilities ranging from paraplegia, quadriplegia, amputation, blindness, and competed for the U.S. Open Adaptive Surfing crown.


The U.S. Open ASC hosted 85 disabled athletes from 14 nations and 6 continents worldwide. The third annual event that has helped the growth of the sport worldwide and has set a new
standard for professional competitive adaptive surfing. The U.S. Open ASC is the first all adaptive surfing competition to offer cash prizes to all podium finishers in all divisions (13 divisions over $25,000 dollars in prize money in 2019 and $60,000 over the first three years) this is a big step for the adaptive surfing world.


Stoke for Life Foundation is grateful to all the sponsors that helped to make this historic event happen, The University of St. Augustine for Health and Science, High Fives Foundation, Volcom, Datron World Communications, North Shore Prosthetics and Orthotics, Sticky Bumps, Kaptains BBQ Shack, Total Harvest Solutions, Kings Paddle Sports, Jack’s Surf Shop, Surf Dog Ricochet, Surf Gimp Foundation, J.Nilson Designs, Baja Jerky, Socco, Beaten Berry Food Trucks, Route 99 Hawaii, Faith Hope Maui, Access Rec, Stay Covered, Wheelie Medical Supply, Amp Surf, MRM Nutrition, Design Grotto, Sun Bum Sun Screen, Life Rolls On Foundation, Beach Trax SD, All American Garage Door, as well as Wrench and Rodent Seabasstro Pub.


Stoke for Life Foundation is still looking for as many sponsors and vendors as possible to make this event even bigger and better. To register to become a volunteer or participant in the event please email us at:

Adaptive Surfing | Inside San Diego Sports | FOX Sports San Diego

Check out the video produced by Fox Sports during the 3rd Annual US Open Adaptive Surfing Championships.

2019 Event Sponsors


The main goal for the Stoke for Life Foundation is to bring awareness to the rehabilitative benefits of adaptive water sports through clinics and education. Our goals are to introduce these benefits in an effort to advance adaptive water sports and to raise awareness for access to our beach communities for those with disabilities.