SF Bay Area Holistic Calendar

World Dog Surfing Competition in Pacifica

Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)

Linda Mar Beach
Highway One and Linda Mar Blvd
Pacifica, CA 94044


The World Championships for Dog Surfing take place on the Northern California coast -- where the concept for the sport originated -- bringing together dog surfing talent for charity. Dog surfers are invited to bring home the gold.

During the event, there will be a number of activities including the surf competition, partner tents and activities, and more.

2017 Schedule

Surfing Competition

·         Entrant Check-In: 9am-10m
·         Dog Surfing (exhibitions and heats): 10am-12pm
·         Human Solo Surfing: 12-1pm
·         Awards & Prizes Announced: 1:00pm-2:00pm

Pet Wellness Fair (10a-2p)

·         Give Your Dog a Checkup (Nails, Teeth, Weight, Tips, Vet Questions)
·         Massage and Fitness By Happy Hounds Massage
·         Mobile pet adoptions

Surf Dog Village (10a-2p)

·         Dog Disc Competition (i.e. Beach Frisbee Catching)

Ball-fetch-in-water Competition (Time TBD)

·         (Speed and Distance For Dog To Retrieve Ball Tossed In Water)

Costume Contest (Noon to 1pm)

·         Dog Costumes
·         Human Costumes
·         Dog and Human (Mixed Tandem)

Yappy Hour After Event (2:30p to 5p)


Cost: Free to watch. Entering your dog ranges from $10 to $25