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United States Life Saving Association

United States Life Saving Association

The United States Lifesaving Association is America’s nonprofit, professional association of beach lifeguards and open water rescuers.  USLA works to reduce the incidence of death and injury in the aquatic environment through public education, national lifeguard standards, training programs, promotion of high levels of lifeguard readiness, and other means.

For more information visit www.usla.org 

US Sailing Association

US Sailing Association

United States Sailing Association (US SAILING), the national governing body for sailing, provides leadership for the sport in the United States. The organization works to achieve this mission through a wide range of programs and events, geared towards providing an equal level playing field for all sailors. US Sailing sets the course enabling sailors to enjoy the sport for a lifetime.

For more information visit www.ussailing.org

USA Water Ski & Wake Sports

USA Water Ski and Wake Sports is the national governing body of organized water skiing in the United States. From the beginning, USA Water SKi and Wake Sports had a dual mission of promoting the growth and development of recreational water skiing, and organizing and governing the sport of competitive water skiing. USA Water Ski and Wake Sports trains and maintains performance records for competitive skiers and nearly 3,000 judges, drivers and scorers who officiate at sanctioned tournaments.

For more information visit www.usawaterski.org

World Paddle Association

World Paddle Association

The mission of the World Paddle Association is to provide a comprehensive voice, fair and equal access and organizational structure to the sport of Stand Up Paddling (SUP) and its participants in a manner that benefits the collective paddling community.

For more information visit www.worldpaddleassociation.com



American Canoe Association

American Canoe Association

The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a member based, national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling, stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddle sport competition and recreation.

For more information visit www.americancanoe.org

Recreational Fishing Alliance

Recreational Fishing Alliance

The Recreational Fishing Alliance is a national grassroots political action organization representing recreational fishermen and the recreational fishing industry on marine fisheries issues.  RFA’s non-profit mission is to safeguard the rights of saltwater anglers, protect marine. boat and tackle industry jobs, and ensure the long-term sustainability of our Nation’s saltwater fisheries.

For more information visit www.joinrfa.org


USA Canoe and Kayak

USA Canoe and Kayak

Member of the United States Olympic Committee, USA Canoe/Kayak is the national governing body for the Olympic sports of Flatwater Sprint and Whitewater Slalom as well as the Paralympic sport of Paracanoe. USA Canoe/Kayak is also the U.S. member of the International Canoe Federation and the Pan American Canoe Federation. Other paddling sports sanctioned by USA Canoe/Kayak include Dragon Boat, Freestyle, Marathon, Surfski, Wildwater, Outrigger, Polo, Canoe Sailing and Stand Up Paddleboard.

For more information visit http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Canoe-Kayak.aspx


All Association Partners

American Boating Association

American Hiking Society

California Fly Fishers Unlimited

California State Lifesaving Association

Connecticut Fly Fishers

Hobie(R) Class Association of North American

Hobie(R) Kayak Fishing Team

Hawaiin Surf Club of San Onofre

Huntington Beach Longboard Crew

Long Island Flyrodders

Outer Banks Life Saving Association

Surfing Heritage Foundation

Wahine Kai Women’s Surf Club


All Lifesaving Partners

City of Carlsbad Lifeguards – California

City of Deerfield Beach Lifeguards – Florida

City of Delray Beach Lifeguards – Florida

City of Encinitas Marine Safety – California

City of Imperial Beach Lifeguards – California

City of Miami Beach Lifeguards  – California

City of Miami Beach Lifeguards – Florida

City of San Diego Lifeguards – California

County of Orange Lifeguards – California

Culver City Firefighters – California

Encinitas Lifeguard Association – California

Fort Lauderdale Beach Patrol – Florida

Huntington Beach Lifeguards – California

Imperial Beach Lifeguards – California

LA County Lifeguards South – California

LA County Lifeguards Central – California

Laguna Beach Lifeguards – California

Lake Mission Viejo Lifeguards – California

Orange County Sheriff’s Dept – California

Pompano Ocean Rescue – Florida

San Clemente State Lifeguards – California

Santa Cruz Lifeguards – California

Town of Palm Beach Patrol – Florida

US Ocean Safety Lifeguards – California