When to watch surfing during the 2024 Paris Olympics

Surfers who are lucky enough to carve up waves for an Olympic medal in 2024 will do so across four days during a nine-day window from Saturday, July 27 to Sunday, August 4. The tentative competition dates are set from July 27-30.


Teahupo’o is located on the island of Tahiti in French Polynesia, a paradise over 9,000 miles from Paris. It is a highly regarded surf site known for waves both breathtakingly beautiful and punishingly tricky for even the most skilled riders.


  • Men's Shortboard
  • Women's Shortboard

Competition Schedule

Surfing at the 2024 Paris Olympics
Date Event Time (ET)
July 27 Men's Round 1 (8 Heats)
Women's Round 1 (8 Heats)
July 28 Women's Round 2 (8 Heats)
Men's Round 2 (8 Heats)
July 29 Men's Round 3 (8 Heats)
Women's Round 3 (8 Heats)
July 30 Men's Quarterfinals
Women's Quarterfinals
Men's Semifinals
Women's Semifinals
Men's Bronze Medal Match
Women's Bronze Medal Match
Men's Gold Medal Match
Women's Gold Medal Match

Surfing 101

Learn more about the surfing competitions taking place at the 2024 Olympic Games.