'friendship and camraderie both in and out of the water' Been Cruzing for 30 years! 1983-2013 Big Stick Surfing Association (BSSA) is a surf club in Santa Cruz, California, USA providing great opportunities to engage the surfing community in a new way. We provide community service opportunities, fun events like beach barbeques, surf contests, technique clinics, scrimmages, movie nights, and monthly get-togethers. Big Stick focuses on the Aloha spirit whether you are free surfing or competing in any of the contests that we attend. Our membership ranges from professional surfers to beginners across all age groups and genders.