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Public-images-osm logo.svg sport = surfing
A spot for surfing. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Sports
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: unspecified


Intent: To mark a place for surfing

How to Map

Applies to nodes and areas

  • sport=surfing
  • name=surfing_spot_name...
  • name=Surfing_spot_alt_name Many spots have local names or alternate names.
  • type=surfing_spot_type Type of spot, related to the surf break of the particular seabed characteristics: Beach break, point break, reef break, shore break.
  • wave=surfing_spot_wave The type of wave commonly generated when the spot is on: left, right, A-frame

Proposed value

Intent: To mark the location to surf


The new value may be used with the sport tag with nodes. The proposed tag is:


Proposed Rendering

Surfing.svg Surfing-borderless.svg


If there is a locally used name use that. Or use the name of the beach.

Useful combinations

See also