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Address: Lista de Correos, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506-8669-6835
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Description: Young Vision Surf School is a Costa Rican owned and operated surf school...
Young Vision Surf School is a Costa Rican owned and operated surf school in Montezuma, Costa Rica. International Surf Association (ISA) Certified bilingual surf instructors and Certified Beach Rescue Lifeguards teach you about safety in the water, standing up on the board and catching waves of all sizes. Daily lessons include two hours of instruction, the use of the surf board, rash guard and fresh fruits. Contact us to fulfill your dream of surfing in paradise!
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Standing up within an hour - excellent!

EXCELLENT! Our instructor started us on surfboards drawn on the sand to practice the technique to stand up, then helped us get started with the waves. He held our boards as we lay... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Claremont, California
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Claremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

EXCELLENT! Our instructor started us on surfboards drawn on the sand to practice the technique to stand up, then helped us get started with the waves. He held our boards as we lay on them, picked a good wave for us, and turned us around towards the beach so that we could catch it. My friend and I had the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Definitely the highlight of the trip to Costa Rica, it's difficult to put into words how much I enjoyed my 5 days with Young Vision. I hugely improved my surfing thanks to the superb instruction. The guys are so welcoming and friendly and obviously really want you to enjoy your time in the sea. The setting is glorious and the... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Manuel was a great instructor who helped me build confidence in the waves and work on my pop up. Highly recommend.

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Layton, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Manuel and the other surf instructors and young vision are so friendly and really help you to catch a good wave and learn how to surf. They provide the entire package, including climbing a palm tree to provide fresh coconut as a treat! If you are in costa rica you should definitely surf with these guys.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We stayed at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort for our honeymoon May 17-23. The best thing we did was go surfing Friday morning. Our instructor, Manuel, was amazing! He was very knowledgable and turned us in to pretty good surfers! It was nice that he lived by Playa Grande so we didn't have to carry our boards for the 20 minute... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Been meaning to write a review since I visited in late April - What a great experience! Alvaro really took me under his wing - we did a few days at Playa Grande, and then a few days at Cedros (point break). I extended my stay in Montezuma, specifically because I was having such a blast learning to surf from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Young Vision Surf School is amazing. I had no previous surfing experience but thanks to Manuel's guidance was able to stand up on a board and catch waives within the first 15 minutes of our first surf lesson. Manuel provided great feedback and helped me to make a very good progress throughout the week. There are no more than 3... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My wife and I have tried to learn on two continents with at least two instructors and it never clicked. Manuel and his fellow coaches are experts that know how to break down the fundamentals into bite size chunks that you can handle. Performance based individual instruction that works. Playa Grande was the perfect place to learn, can't recall a... More 

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Burt, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

The girls took surf lessons for the first time. We had a long hike to playa grande but the beach was beautiful. The instructor was knowledgeable and the girls were able to successfully surf. My husband and I played in the ocean which was lovely with no pull. As the day progressed the pull did as well. Felt safe having... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

On thursday march 5th, 6 of my family took surf lessons at Playa Grande with Young vision Surf school! Age ranking 11-13-13-18-21 and 55. I went to watch the Surf lessons with my family.I had second thought about their ability to learn how to surf considering they were not feeling so good the day before. Thanks to Manuel Cespedes and... More 

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