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About Mono Loco Surf School
Welcome to the MONO LOCO SURF SCHOOL. The best surf school in Bocas del Toro, Panama. We offer high quality classes and rental boards. Our instructors are fully certified as surf teachers and lifeguards. Learning how to surf or improve your skills has never been this much FUN. Check out our lessons, team and gallery to see what we are about. Hope to see you soon in the warm tropical waters of Bocas del Toro, Panama. -The MONO LOCO team
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Melody T wrote a review Aug 2021
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Hannes is THE BEST. He’s by far the best instructor I’ve had. He breaks down everything for you to build foundational knowledge so that you can apply it afterwards on your own. First day, he went over how waves form, positioning on waves, pop-up technique, unique factors about the location we were surfing, and we were out for a good chunk of time. Loved the session so much I did a 2nd day with him. Ended up catching some unbroken/open face waves for the first time and also high-fiving on a party wave! Left Bocas with a newfound appreciation and love for surfing, thanks to Hannes!
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Nicholas P wrote a review Jun 2021
Cancun, Mexico2 contributions1 helpful vote
Holy. Crap. Hannes is amazing, the boards are amazing, the break is amazing. Holy. Crap. If you don’t hire these guys you’re doing it wrong. They walked us through everything, how waves are made, how to stand, how to paddle, how to focus. They are completely awesome.
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Shalom D wrote a review Feb 2021
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The guys at Mono Loco are incredible Best surf lessons ever with Omar and Hanes, very thorough, patient, and encroaching, the fact that they were catching all the waves with me and correcting me on the go was the best part that improved me so much!!
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Eli Oh wrote a review Dec 2020
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I took 5 private lessons with Mono Loco Surf School and I am so glad I did! Hannis, Jose, and Juan were all great instructors. They won't take you out on the water if the conditions are bad. Really awesome guys, good vibes, great teaching. I really enjoyed my time here and I can't recommend these guys enough. They really are the best in the area, there's a reason why their reviews are all amazing across the board!
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Date of experience: December 2020
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momack wrote a review Mar 2020
New York City, New York6 contributions
If you’re looking to get great surf lessons, book with Mono Loco. I did 5 lessons with José and he is the best. His instruction is spot on and honest to get you to be a good surfer and he is super encouraging. The Mono Loco staff is really nice and the whole booking process is a breeze. They even checked-in prior to my visit. I will definitely be back and would recommend Mono Loco 10/10.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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