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Address: 224 5th St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5118
Phone Number: +1 714-782-4510
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Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time...

Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time beginners, Private surf lesson rate:$120 includes Surfboard, Wetsuit, and a 1.5 hour surf lesson,or group surf lesson rate: 2 or more persons $90 each includes Surfboards, Wetsuits and a 1.5 hour surf lesson. All surf lessons take place at the beach, NOT AT THE 5TH STREET SURF SHOP... Call us for our Locations... Text or email us today to book a surf lesson by appointment only. We would need your Height ,Weight, Gender for wetsuit size. Plus a credit card number to hold to book Reservations.

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My 9 year twin boys took a lesson with Marcus today. He was very patient with them while providing a fun experience. They had such an amazing time. It was awesome to watch them... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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New York

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New York
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 9 year twin boys took a lesson with Marcus today. He was very patient with them while providing a fun experience. They had such an amazing time. It was awesome to watch them have so much joy. I had to pry them away from the boards when the lesson was over. If you or your children have any interest... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi there guys 😊 Thanks for the cool review and it was a pleasure meeting everyone! We are super stoked that your kids had fun! We always try to keep our students safe and make it fun for them in surfing! Hope to see you all again , Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Montreal
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surfed with Marcus and his crew from Oct 26 - 28. I also had Mikhaela and Bob as instructors. My aim was for them to improve on my form, turning and catching waves. They delivered on those requests and made it really fun. I had Marcus on my first day and it couldn't have been more perfect. We were at... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi there Billie , nice to have you joining us for your surf lessons 😊 looks like it was a little bit of work for you but you did well in surfing 🏄 Maybe next time we can teach you some more fun manuvers on the waves . Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst we booked this for 4 of us it was mainly for the benefit of our 11 year old daughter who wanted to end our holiday in California by learning to surf. For our first lesson Marcus took the children and we had Jordan. Both were great instructors and made the lesson fun although none of us managed to stand... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello James and Kate , great pleasure meet you all and thank you for the kind words in the review , it was amazing to see kate surfing for the first time, I think you all had fun in the ocean, hope to seek you guys again next year and Aloha to you all in London 🏄 Marcus the surf... More 

Whittier, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

I've been trying to learn to surf on my own for a while now but with no luck. When I went to the surf lessons with Marcus I was able to stand on the board first try! Throughout the lesson he offered great tips and was very attentive and helpful. I'm so glad I decided to go to this lesson,... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Alex , always appreciate a good review about us , thank you 😊 Well it was nice meeting you and introducing you to the sport of Kings as the Hawaiians would say ! we look forward to see you all next year ... Thanks again and Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Whittier, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

I took a lesson here a couple weeks ago and it was amazing! I've been trying to stand up on my board for a whole year and finally I did! I couldn't have stood up without this class and Marcus' great teaching! I will be returning for more techniques!

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Julie, thank you for the reviews we appreciate you calling us and taking a surf lesson, hope to see you all again next year! By the way you did fabulous on surfing 🏄 Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

Auburn, New York
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

I was recommended to Surfriders Academy by Ed at Huntington Surf and Sport. I was given Marcus's contact info and called him right up. Scheduled an appointment for later that afternoon in Seal Beach. I told Marcus I was a first time surfer and he showed me the basics, on land, on safety and how to pop up on the... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hey Jay! you were ripping it up that day! Thank you for the nice review and we were stoked to help you out in some tips and tricks on surfing 🏄 Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

Huntington Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

My daughter has always been wanting to surf. Marcus was the best teacher to teach my daughter, Allison. He made her feel comfortable and gave her a lot of words of encouragement. Marcus has made this experience a wonderful experience and for that reason Allison wants to continue to surf! Thank you Marcus!!!

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello Heidi , it was my pleasure to teach Alison to surf , when I was her age they were no surf schools in Huntington Beach , so I know how important it is to a get surf lesson for beginners ... Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We booked a family surf lesson with Surfriders Academy via the web/email from the UK. I had expected one instructor for the 4 of us but it was a pleasant surprise when both Marcus and Eric greeted us at Sunset beach. We were fully briefed and kitted out in wetsuits (which fitted well based on height and weight details emailed... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello there from the UK 😊 Very nice meeting you and your family , we all had fun that day 😊 Thanks again for the kind review about us and hope to see you all next summer 🏄 Marcus the surf coach More 

Green River, Wyoming, United States
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We had such a great time watching the kids surf with Coach Marcus! He was great with the kids and had them up and surfing right away. It we so great to make it easy on the kids. What s great experience and highlight of our trip! Even my 8 year old daughter was surfing alone!

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Lacey, thanks a million for your review! your kids were amazing surfing for the first time, I am so stoked to see the fun they had, maybe next time you can join them in the class :) We wish you and family lots of Aloha and hope to see you all again...Marcus the surf coach... More 

Cork
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116 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

My two teens took a lesson with Ed. He gave them all the necessary theory in land before the water session. In no time at all he had them standing up surfing. He was not at all focuses on the exact finish time and went well over. Both teens had a great time.

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SurfridersAcademy, General Manager at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Teaching surfing is our passion and "Thank you for your review" Had fun showing your kids had how to surf..We enjoy sharing the Aloha of surfing to all ages! hope to see you next summer :) Ed G. More 

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