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Learn How to Surf: 2-Day Program in Pacifica or Santa Cruz

Product ID: 29749
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Learn to surf in Pacifica or Santa Cruz on this popular and fun 2-day beginners’ course. Whether you’re a newbie or have tried surfing before, benefit from the experience of a lifeguard-certified professional coach in a safe and supportive environment.
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Duration: 1 day
Starting times 9:00 AM, 12:30 PM
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  • Have fun learning the basics of surfing
  • Enjoy personalized attention from expert coaches
  • Explore the wonders of the ocean in Pacifica or Santa Cruz
Full description
On this 2-day surfing course you’ll learn the basics from a professional coach. All instructors are all lifeguard certified, and ready to teach you the fundamentals of surfing.

You’ll learn about ocean awareness, wave breaks, ocean conditions, safety in and out of the water, wave etiquette, paddling, push-up and pop-up techniques, and riding waves and balancing. You’ll start out in shallow areas riding the whitewater until you’re comfortable enough to venture farther out.

The environment is safe and non-threatening for beginning surfers. Have fun learning how to surf in Pacifica or Santa Cruz, and explore the wonders of the ocean with an experienced guide. If you’ve ever thought about trying out this iconic sport, this is a great opportunity to catch some waves!
  • 2 consecutive days of instruction (3 hours per day)
  • All necessary gear, including surfboard and wetsuit (be sure to specify your size during registration)
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuity
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

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Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• All the necessary equipment is provided for your surfing adventure. Just bring regular beach items, including a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, snacks, and water
• If you bring your own wetsuit, it's recommended that it is at least 4/3 mm.

From US$ 99 per person

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Product ID: 29749