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United Kingdom Bodyboarding Association (UKBA)

United Kingdom Bodyboarding Association (UKBA)

The UKBA is a not-for-profit unincorporated association setup to serve the United Kingdom bodyboarding community through nurturing, developing and bringing professionalism to the sport within the United Kingdom.

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Values & Goals

Empowering and enriching people’s lives through the pure joy of bodyboarding, one of the most versatile wave riding crafts ever created.

Building the pathways to success from local club to national based competitions and onwards through to the world tour events.

Committed to serving and representing all four nations of the United Kingdom with a key focus on community-building.

Uniting the British bodyboarding fraternity under one banner in order to nurture the next generation of wave riders and protectors of the ocean.

Allowing UK Bodyboarding to take its place on the world stage. We are recognised by the International Bodyboarding Corporation (IBC) as their official partners in the UK.


Being a part of the UKBA allows you to join a national and international network of likeminded bodyboarders. We are open to bodyboarders of all abilities, ages and backgrounds.

To join as a member of the UKBA and enjoy a range of exclusive benefits, or to find out more information please visit our website:

Sign up and become a member today


For general enquiries please email: [email protected]

For media enquiries and requests please email: [email protected]

Mailing Address: UK Bodyboarding Association, Unit 7, Exeter Business Centre, 39 Marsh Green Road, Marsh Barton, Exeter, Devon, EX2 8PN.


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