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Ron Jon Surf School

150 East Columbia Lane, Cocoa Beach, FL
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Ranked #2 of 43 Activities in Cocoa Beach
Type: Surf Camps
Activities: Surfing
Traveler Description: For all free spirits and late bloomers who come to surfing in their 40s or later, Craig Carroll’s Surfing School is the place to be a beginner. Known... more »
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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Merritt Island, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Took 12 yr old nephew for two-hour instruction with Larry. Personable, courteous, and informative staff. So much fun watching nephew enjoy working with a professional to learn how to surf. Larry was a great instructor who communicates fantastic with both kids and adults. Nephew enjoyed every minute!! 180's, headstands, back flips and more; Larry made our Saturday morning perfect!!! Thank... More

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had Brit as our instructor for a private lesson and he was great, my wife who had never surfed before was up and going right away! Overall, great instruction and reasonably priced! The only down side is that the boards you use in the lesson cannot be extended for usage time, you have to bring them back up and... More

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Dayton, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My kids (12G, 10G, 8B) came out of the water Totally STOKED. Dropin' in, Poppin up, and doing head stands!!! Mike and Larry are every thing you could imagine in a Surf instructor. EVEN a 250 pound dad got up! That would be me. Thanks Mike. Thanks Larry.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We decided to try surf lessons for our family and had a great time with Larry our instructor. He was patient and gave me the confidence to get out there and surf! I'm not the best swimmer either but he reassured me I could do it! If you've never surfed before I recommend this place and Larry. The staff was... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My wife and two kids (12B/10G) just spent the week in Cocoa Beach. I booked private surf lessons for us all with Ron Jon Surf School. The first day we hit the water with Mike. Unfortunately the water was too choppy and the waves were not very welcoming. Mike quickly suggested we get out of the water, with the quote.... More

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Lakeville, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had a great lesson from Larry. Family of 4, ages 12-48. First time for all of us and we all got up and some of us were doing turns and headstands. Larry was great with all of us even though we all learned at different paces. I can't wait to get back to Cocoa Beach!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

We booked a semi-private 2 hour lesson for our family of 4. We had Larry to ourselves and despite none of us having surfed before; our boys of 12 and 10 were surfing within minutes! Us oldies took a little longer, but Larry guided us and we were soon surfing too 😀 Highly recommended

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Davenport, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

great place and a must do if you get close to it. they really went out of there way to fit us in after our other event got moved to later. the instructor was great. (tad bot of a show off while teaching us.lol) we had a blast. They are great at really giving you that positive boost you need... More

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Lakewood, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Defiantly worth it. My 9 year old son and I did this together and it was a blast. I was worried as my son has been in the ocean several times,but hadn't been out this far and the instructor (Mike who was awesome) made sure he was safe and had him surfing on his first try! He taught him how... More

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I'm a Florida resident and have taken a couple of lessons from different places in the last year or so, and have now taken 2 super awesome lessons from RJSS by Larry and Mike. They did an awesome job making sure that I was completely safe, and gave everyone lots of 1 on 1 time even in group lessons. The... More

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