Qualifying for Olympic Tokyo 2020
Taking place September 7-15 in Miyazaki, Japan, the event will unite 240 athletes to pursue their dreams of qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The top eligible man and woman from Asia, Africa, Europe and Oceania will earn a slot at Surfing’s Olympic debut.
The ISA has crafted a qualification process with approval from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for Surfing’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, ensuring the participation of the world’s best professional surfers as well as promoting universal opportunities for surfers from around the world at the Games.
Rio Waida participated in this event as a representative from Indonesia. The Indonesian team consists of 6 athletes who will participate in 2 categories consisting of 3 men and 3 women. In this competition, 4 best men and 6 best women will be eligible for Tokyo 2020.
You can check who is the representative of your country who is participating in this competition. who knows which one of them is your favorite surfer!
How to check the Teams?
1. Access this website link https://isasurf.org/wsg/2019/en/
2. Select the “TEAMS” menu
3. You can choose by clicking on the country flag that you want to see the team