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Address: Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA
Phone Number: 760-672-2770
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On a whim, my son and daughter decided to learn surfing. We met our instructor an hour after calling about a lesson. The kids had a great lesson at a great location! Both were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
lpeterdy
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Rochester, New York
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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a whim, my son and daughter decided to learn surfing. We met our instructor an hour after calling about a lesson. The kids had a great lesson at a great location! Both were surfing before long and each was given instruction by Billy for their individual pace of learning and doing. I highly recommend SoCal surf.

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Ladera Ranch, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Met rusty at tower 30 just down from cannon road. we had 6 kids from 6-15 and they used 3 instructors to cover what was needed. they were patient with the 6 and 8 year olds and pushed the 12 and 15 year olds to really learn to surf. it worked by the way. nice beginner waves, safe environment and... More 

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Surf City, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

My dad and sister took a lesson here while I rented a board. The guys were great in the water with them and had them up and surfing in a matter of minutes. Highly recommend!

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1 Thank chasonjohnson
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

During my 5 day stay in Carlsbad had I had the opportunity to take a surf lesson from the SoCal Surf people. I had a great day in the water and came away with some valuable knowledge not only about surfing, but about the ocean. I had originally signed up for the hour and a half lesson, but as the... More 

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Thank Anne V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Russell and Billy are an awesome duo. Just the right balance of information, encouragement and patience. They were great with our 3 kids (8,11,14). Would recommend them hands down! Chantal et Hugo Rémi Édith and Loulou

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We had an absolute blast. 2 parents and 2 kids ages 8 and 10 none of us had ever surfed. Rusty and his team had us all up on waves in the first half hour. Spent the morning catching a bunch more waves and the rest of the trip waiting for weather and waves to improve to get back out!... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

After spending time on Carlsbad Beach this past Summer (from Scottsdale); my 8 year old grandson decided he wanted surf lessons for his birthday. After exchanging a few emails with Rusty, we were good to go! On October 10, we met our instructor "Billy" at the beach where had surfboards and wet-suits waiting (although the weather and ocean temp were... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The beach was great and the SoCal people were very helpful. We had a group of 6 in the water. The staff did a great job of working with each of them. The booking experience was very good -- questions were answered promptly and thoroughly. We liked that we could keep the equipment for an extra hour. We could have... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I am 15 and live in Lake Oswego and have surfed with Rusty and crew a week each summer since I was 11. He and the other instructors - like Joe - are talented and patient and I got up on my first lesson - I think most do. We could do other things on vacation - but this is... More 

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Carlsbad, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

I bought this as a gift for a friend and they said it's the most fun they had ever had and Rusty and his crew are excellent teachers!

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