Surf ’18: Helping to keep the “I” in DCI

by Alex Springer, Jersey Surf Media Staff Member For the 2018 season, three international students received performer contracts with the Jersey Surf: a baritone player from China and two color guard members from Canada. As  the member corps of Drum Corps International provide opportunities to students from a variety of musical and cultural backgrounds. This … Read more →

Jersey Surf, Inc.: Whistleblower Policy & Organizational Ethics

Jersey Surf, Inc., requires directors, employees, contractors, volunteers and members to observe high standards of business and personal ethics in the conduct of their duties and responsibilities. Anyone considered to be a representative of Jersey Surf, Inc., and the Jersey Surf World Class Drum Corps must demonstrate unquestionable honesty and integrity in fulfilling their responsibilities … Read more →

Participant Safety & Organizational Ethics: What We’re Doing

The Jersey Surf continues to focus on safety of our members, volunteers, instructors & administrative staff. Later this spring, the Jersey Surf Board of Directors will complete a comprehensive review of all harassment and discrimination policies which impact the manner in which our organization is managed. “We will continue to do everything possible to ensure … Read more →

Surf Alumni Spotlight: Ben Adler

Not even two weeks into 2018 and Jersey Surf alumnus BEN ADLER has already accomplished an amazing feat. Over the course of a four-day span, Ben ran in four races – a 5K, 10K, a half marathon, and finally a full marathon – for a total of 48.6 miles as a participant in Walt Disney … Read more →

Get Involved This Year and #ShareTheLove at a Whole New Level!

Looking for a way to “Share the Love” this season? There are many ways you can help the corps make 2018 our most successful season yet. One of the simplest things you can do to help the corps raise money is to shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/52-1819863 and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to … Read more →

Jersey Surf and ProSwim Fitness Expand “Get Wet–Get Fit” Corps Member Personal Training Program

For a second season, Jersey Surf World Class Drum Corps is partnering with Mt. Laurel, NJ-based ProSwim Fitness to assist with the physical preparation of corps members for the physical challenges of participation in the Drum Corps International tour. The innovative, high-intensity aqua-fitness sessions premiered during the 2017 season were met with such success that … Read more →

Franz Selected as 2018 Horn Sergeant

Fourth-year Jersey Surf brass section member Logan Franz has been selected to lead the 2018 Jersey Surf brass section in the role of Horn Sergeant. The Fishersville, Va.-native is currently attending James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA where he is pursuing an undergraduate degree in music with an emphasis on Music Industry studies. At JMU, … Read more →

Jersey Surf delegates attend 2018 Drum Corps International Annual Meeting and Drum Major Seminar

Several representatives from the Jersey Surf’s instructional and administrative teams along with both of the corps’ recently-appointed drum majors attended the 2018 Drum Corps International Annual Meeting and Biennial Rules Congress, held January 3rd -6th in Indianapolis, IN. Every year, delegates from the World and Open Class corps of DCI gather to discuss issues facing … Read more →

Presenting JS18: [mondo mondrian]

It’s pure. It’s bold. It’s universal. The work of Piet Mondrian (1872-1944) captures the essence and energy of the universe. His genius lies in the ability to simplify the subjects of his paintings into what has been described as “a clear, universal aesthetic language.” This summer, the Jersey Surf will bring Mondrian’s vision to stadiums … Read more →

Salina, Brown Selected to Lead 2018 Jersey Surf as Drum Majors

With a combination of leadership skills and multiple years of experience as talented and passionate members of the Jersey Surf team, 2018 Drum Majors Dante Salina and Connor Brown will join forces to help propel the corps to new levels of achievement. Dante Carl Salina has participated in Drum and Bugle Corps for three years. … Read more →