Come out August 26th and support the New Jersey Surfing Hall of Fame public meeting. The meeting is set to inform those interested in how you can take part in surfing history today.  See bullet points below:


  • Morning information/criteria for Gala, and Induction events from website then organize into bullet points so for meeting handout use later this week.
  • Provide Mission statement and explain what it can encompass. Note that Bylaws can be emailed to anyone by request to NJSHOF secretary.
  • Provide email contact info for all NJSHOF officers.
  • Provide shoreline district structure ie., district boundaries, directors for each district and email contact for each. Provide printed form.
  • Provide nomination process ie., how many from each district are nominated, explain nominations left in perpetuity. Provide printed form.
  • Provide NJSHOF induction criteria – copy from website. Provide printed form.
  • Provide copy of email nomination form based on nomination criteria
  • Be clear that each district will receive a specific uniform number of nominations for each induction period. The final four nominations selected are at the discretion of its shoreline directors.
  • There is no limit to the amount of times a candidate can be nominated every two years and or during each induction periods. Nominees in perpetuity do not need to be resubmitted to shoreline directors.
  • List those on Induction board, its independent decision making, voting process and steps used if someone on the board is nominated for any type of NJSHOF recognition.
  • Explain the difference between NJSHOF Website Legends page and New Jersey Hall of Fame nominations.
  • Explain the difference between Gala awards and NJSHOF induction and why both are there.
  • Provide Gala criteria for each category. Provide process to nominate. Provide printed forms
  • Committee positions that are open – board positions that are open. Committee work available.