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First Wave Taster group surf lesson

Braunton

Meet at the Walking On Waves shop 30 minutes before your lesson start timeThis course is designed to get the complete beginner up and riding waves, and to iron out the bad habits the more experienced of you will have picked up and progress you further.

DAY ONE: TWO HOUR SESSION

  • Safety brief. 
  • Explain the basic parts of the board and entering the water.
  • Determine whether you are Goofy or Regular foot (left foot forward or right foot forward)
  • Instruction in all the ways I know to get you up and riding on the board.
  • Last safety reminder....
  • In the sea!

DAY TWO: TWO HOUR SESSION

  • Catching waves and turning left and right.
  • moving forwards and backwards on the surfboard to generate speed and slow down.
  • NOT EASY!

DAY THREE: TWO HOUR SESSION

  • Catching unbroken waves ( if the conditions allow us to) And riding in the direction the waves are going.
  • Practising turning and length of ride
  • Fun Stuff - Switch foot surfing and headstands!

Enjoy your holiday and your surfing.

Best wishes

Sarah Whiteley

UK & European Surf Champion

What to bring

  • sun cream
  • water
  • a towel
  • warm clothing to wear after the lesson


Physical requirements

  • participants aged 9 and under are to be accompanied by an adult/carer not participating in the lesson - a wetsuit is provided at no cost
  • being super fit or aged under 65 is NOT a requirement
  • if you have a recent history of dislocations or breakages, please let us know immediately
  • you should consult your GP if you are in any doubt as to your ability to participate

Group discount available


£40 per person


Mon, 21st Oct
11:00 - 13:00 · 18 spaces left
Mon, 21st Oct
14:00 - 16:00 · 18 spaces left
Tue, 22nd Oct
11:00 - 13:00 · 18 spaces left


Where we'll meet

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