On Dec. 24, hundreds of Santas will take the waves at Cocoa Beach, Florida, for Surfing Santas. George Trosset is the founder and CFO — chief fun officer — of the organization. “It’s gone from a little family day in Cocoa Beach into this huge Christmas celebration in downtown Cocoa Beach,” he told “Good Morning America.” […]
In November of 2009, surfer George Trosset happened upon a Honda car ad depicting surfers wearing Santa Claus suits. Trosset loved the idea and enlisted the help of his wife, Nihla, to help him fashion a suit that from 20 feet or so would look like a Santa outfit. […]
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: ‘Surfing Santas’ Hit Cocoa Beach Christmas Eve Morning With Thousands Looking On
On the Town’s Alan Zlotorzynski and Gina Liberto are were live Christmas Eve morning in Cocoa Beach as hundreds of Santas descended on Cocoa Beach in one of Brevard County’s greatest traditions. […]
Surfing Santas event founder George Trosset said in a recent video describing his event that if a world record existed for the number of surfers dressed up as Santa Clause surfing on Christmas Eve, his event would most assuredly be at the top of the list. […]
The 9th annual “Surfing Santa” event in Cocoa Beach is set for Sunday, December 24. Last year, there were more than 600 Surfing Santas and other Christmas characters, and this year the event is expecting an even greater turnout.
A very special Cocoa Beach professional surfer will arrive on his surfboard, dressed as Santa Claus, at Shepard Park in Cocoa Beach to shred a few waves before he comes to the beach to hand out candy canes. […]
The 2014 Surfin Santas , held Wednesday, Dec. 24 on the beach at Minutemen Causeway in front of Coconuts, featured more than 300 hundred Surfin’ Santas and attracted thousands of spectators and supporters. […]