A letter from WSL's new CEO Sophie Goldschmidt: "To the WSL Community, Today I have been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the World Surf League and I am incredibly excited to get started. It is an honor and a privilege to lead the League during this period of incredible growth and continuous transformation. I am very grateful for all that interim CEO Dirk Ziff and the company has done to ensure the organization continues to evolve during this period of transition. The WSL has experienced remarkable success and unlocked incredible innovations to transform surfing into a digital-first and world-class sport. Having worked at a number of sports organizations, I can unequivocally say that the WSL offers a one-of-a-kind product and culture that I am privileged to now be a part of. Today, we stand at the precipice of even bigger and brighter milestones, and I can’t wait to start working with you to usher in the next period of the League’s evolution. First and foremost, I am committed to protecting the interests of our extraordinary athletes and ensuring that our various athlete development programs are further enhanced..." Read the full letter on worldsurfleague.com!!