Join the AWSI

It is our mission here at AWSI to give our members a return on the investment that is their annual membership. By joining you are supporting a trade association that represents retailers and suppliers of Kiteboarding, Windsurfing and SUP. AWSI also runs and manages Board Sport Expo, our annual trade show in Hood River, OR. This is where top brands in windsurf, kiteboard and SUP showcase the newest and best gear each year.
Your membership helps support one loud voice for our industry. The more members we have the louder our voice is.

  • Travel/Hospitality incentives for Surf Expo 2017 and other AWSI supported events.

  • AWSI is a registered non-profit with required voting rules and regulations. A membership earns you the right to vote for new board members, have input on key decisions such as future trade shows and events, and the general direction of AWSI.

  • Eligibility to contribute votes to retailer of the year award for AWSI 2017 awards.

  • Eligibility to run for/serve on board of directors.

  • Access and participation in our industry research endeavors.

  • Event promotion.

  • Your company's news and products posted on our site and social media.


Membership fees are $150 for manufacturer/distributors and $50 for retailers.  Please fill out the information below and we will get an invoice to you right away.  If you choose to pay or donate via PayPal then fill out the information and continue to the link below.

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