The 2022 APP SUP Race and SUP Surf World Tours Updated

The final schedule for the 2022 APP World Tour has been released, confirming a global calendar of surfing and racing events that will lead to the crowning of the next World Champions. One SUP Race location remains to be announced and Stop #1 of the SUP Surf tour in Morocco remains to be confirmed.

2022 APP Racing World Tour

The Racing World Tour consists of a mix of high-profile city venues and coastal locations to provide a variety of conditions for the World Tour athletes. Not only will there be world championship competition at each venue but there will be Pro-Am and Amateur competition, as well as a full programme of inclusive activities, as part of th APP’s global City Paddle Festivals schedule.  The APP will also crown an Under 18s Racing World Champion for boys and girls.

1. US Open of SUP at Santa Monica Pier
Jun 24, 5:00 PM – Jun 27, 5:00 PM
2. London SUP Open at Canary Wharf
Aug 19, 9:00 AM – Aug 21, 8:00 PM
3. Busan SUP Open
Sep 23, 9:00 AM – Sep 25, 5:00 PM
4. Maui S.E.A Open
Oct 05, 5:00 PM – Oct 09, 9:00 PM
5. Paris SUP Open
Dec 02, 7:00 PM – Dec 04, 11:00 PM
6. Location TBA
Dec 08, 5:00 PM – Dec 10, 9:00 PM
7. Doha World Tour Finals
Feb 08, 2023, 7:00 PM – Feb 11, 2023, 11:00 PM
2022 APP World Tour Qualifying series
South American Qualifier: Aloha Spirit Festival
Mar 17, 9:00 AM – Mar 18, 9:00 PM
European Qualifier: Vendée Gliss
May 14, 9:00 AM – May 15, 5:00 PM
Asian Qualifier: Busan, Korea
Jun 03, 7:00 PM – Jun 05, 11:00 PM

2022 APP Surfing World Tour

The Surfing World Tour promises to be one of the most exciting yet for APP World Tour Surfers, as three World Class venues are on the schedule, with the season to begin in September in Morocco (TBC) and to end with a return to the iconic Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore. The APP will also return to the much-loved Gran Canaria venue for the third time. The APP World Tour will also crown an Under 18s Surfing World Champion for 2022 for both boys and girls.

1. Dakhla Pro-am TBC
Nov 11, 9:00 AM – Nov 16, 5:00 PM
2. Gran Canaria Pro-am
Nov 20, 9:00 AM – Nov 27, 5:00 PM
3. Sunset Beach Pro
Jan 18, 2023, 7:00 PM – Jan 28, 2023, 11:00 PM

About the Author

Mathieu Astier

Mathieu is the hyper-active founder of TotalSUP and a multilingual online marketing veteran with more than 20 years of experience working for top international internet companies. His love-at-first-sight for Stand Up Paddling in 2013 led him to build one of the leading online media dedicated to SUP in English and French and to turn his family lifestyle towards the ocean.

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