THE ART OF SURFING

DATES 22nd-25th AUGUST 2022

COAST Scotland’s North Coast

WHO  Adults

LEVEL Improver, Intermediate

SPACES 8 customers, 2 Instructors

DESCRIPTION

Surfing done well is an art form! We will help break technique down to its simplest form and build back up with style. Then share our knowledge of the energy of the wave and lines you should take. While exploring a stunning coastline and world class waves.  Our staff also recommend local places to eat and create time to chill by beach fires and watch the waves at sunset.

WHATS INCLUDED?  4 days of instruction with two lessons a day. The first lesson of the day is very structured with drills to help you improve while the second class is relaxed practicing what you learn with individual tips. We provide a range of equipment, bodyboards/ surfboards/ skateboards/ wetsuits, flippers and fins on each surf camp and you are also more than welcome to bring your own equipment.

WHATS NOT INCLUDED? Tents, campsite fee and food.

CV-19 – All our surf adventures are camping again this year. All customers travelling to islands must also perform an LFT test before going onto ferries and joining the group.

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"a HUGE thank you to you guys, especially Josh and Iona, for another brilliant tour. It's always my favourite week of the summer."

Lorna B

Surf Camp Information

UNIQUE SURF CAMPS

Surf camps are 5 days of activities, with two lessons a day. Our team of experienced instructors will make sure you have a great surf adventure.

All participants must be: 7 years old for family camps; 18yrs+ for adult camps. All must be able to swim 50 meters unaided.

HIGH QUALITY EQUIPMENT

We provide all surf equipment if required including top of the range 5mm wetsuit, accessories, soft and hard boards and equipment for all other sports for that surf camp! You are welcome to bring your own boards too. We supply you with an itinerary list of things to bring for your week.

For camping weeks, we expect customers bring their own tents and accessories however we can hire any camping kit for a small extra cost.

FACILITIES

On most of our surf weeks we have either lovely accommodation or great campsites with bathroom and shower facilities, beach BBQs and we eat out in a local pub or restaurant at least once.

Occasionally we go off the radar and free camp under the stars - these tours will be identified with a *

LOCATION AND TRANSPORT

Our surf camps are either on Scotland's beautiful North Coast or the Western Isles.

We will update you on exact locations once booking in. For North coast surf camps we react to the surf forecast that week so locations will be picked to give you the best waves that week.

We can arrange free transport if needed from the closest Ferry (west coast) or Train/ Bus Station (North coast). Customers can also car share.

RATIOS AND STAFF

Standard lessons have a max ratio of 1 instructor to 8 pupils and are often supplemented with an extra assistant.

Our staff all have lifesaving or beach lifeguard qualifications, are disclosure checked, and have an ASI or ISA level 1, 2 or 3 instructor qualification.

CONDITIONS

South East Scotland is one of the UK's best locations to learn to surf with perfect, small beginner waves in Scotland's sunniest location.  Belhaven Beach is one of the best beginner friendly beaches in Scotland.

In the event of no waves, you will be contacted in advance and offered an alternative sport suitable to the weather conditions, such as stand up paddle, coasteering, surf skate or a beginner zero surf class.  Our range of sports means that we can offer an activity in all but the most extreme weather conditions.