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C-Sick Surfin'

43rd Street Rock Jetty Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX
409-770-9455
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Ranked #8 of 38 activities in Galveston
Type: Water sports
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Springfield, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had four in our group, which included a teenager. They split us up into two groups and assigned Danny and Dustin as our instructors. These guys were absolutely awesome. They were so patient and encouraging. Half of us managed to pop up and surf on our second try while the other two got up and surfed within 20 minutes.... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I always wanted to surf but it seemed like a dream not possible well my son and I took lessons last week, we had such a great experience and gained such much confidence that we are taking on surfing permanently. Thanks.

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Houston, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Brian and his team were excellent. Kids (9 and 11) had never surfed. Matt showed them the basics and they were surfing within a few minutes. He was our dedicated instructor for just the two of them and they loved every minute of the 2 hour lesson. He was very patient and did a great job of explaining how to... More

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Houston, Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
7 attraction reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

My daughter took one lesson with Brian Jarvis and his team of great teachers last summer, was up on the board in minutes, and has been hooked ever since. Brian hires super nice college age kids, who know the area, the water and how to teach surfing. They're safe, fun, and very interested in success! I often watch the C-Sick... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

My girlfriend and myself took lessons from Brian over the summer. We called and talked with him the day before to make reservations and met at 8 on the beach. He offered the cheapest price on the island and individualized lessons (just him for the two of us). We had no problem finding him and he brought along everything we... More

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Houston, TX
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

We took our 3 sons to C-Sick Surfin' (ages 18, 15, and 12). During the first half hour Brian (the owner) gave excellent instructions, including demonstrations about the basics of the board, where to place your body, how to paddle, how to stand up, etc. Within 15-30 minutes of going out into the water, all three boys were up on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012 via mobile

We have been wanting to surf for a long time , Brian and his staff where so amazing ! We learned so much about not only surfing but the tides and rip currents as well ! After some instruction on the beach we got in the water and started catching waves ! Shortly after getting in the water we where... More

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Sugar Land, TX USA (near Houston)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012 via mobile

Awesome fun My 7 yo was a natural. They even got me up on the board by second hour. Great instructors & too much fun! Gotta get lessons if u come to the island!!

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Norman, Oklahoma
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77 reviews 77 reviews
13 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2011 via mobile

If you've ever wanted to try surfing this is the way to do it. The price is fantastic. It only cost about 5 dollars more then renting a board. He was friendly, patient, and very helpful. I loved it and can't recommend it enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011 via mobile

Girlfriend and I wanted to try surfing. Showed up at pier 43 at 9 am; owner met us in person and shook our hand, he's a super nice guy. The session was just the two of us and the instructor which we really loved. Our instructor was super helpful and started with the basics babied us through each step. In... More

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