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Jan 9, 2017
“These 3 things really set University of Surfing apart”
Aug 29, 2016
“Late and Rude”
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Linda Mar Beach, South Parking Lot, Pacifica, CA 94044
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Reviewed January 9, 2017

I've had three lessons now, and would highly recommend University of Surfing. Matt is extremely knowledgable and generous with his time in prepping for lessons and gear (wetsuits and booties are a LOT higher quality than competitors I've worked with). Matt is also incredibly easy...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016

The instructors arrived over an hour late for my group. We tried to contact the company, but the voicemail box was full. When the instructors did arrive, they appeared unprepared and dismissive. After numerous attempts to contact the company over the phone, a polite and...More

Thank shase908
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I had signed up my 13 year-old son for a group course. The instructors spontaneouslyrics invited me to join free of charge! You could tell they were really into the sport and teaching others about it. We spent about 1,5 hours in the water and...More

Thank John G
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

From BC. Had a private lesson with Matt. My 10 year old daughter who had never been in the ocean was standing riding her board within the 1st 1/2 hour. Thank you Matt. Next time we are down your way again we will definitely give...More

Thank wake720
Reviewed July 9, 2016

My surf lesson with Matt was fantastic. Matt was able to craft a lesson based on my experience and ability. Matt was engaging and energetic. Matt used every moment of our lesson effectively, raising my level of expertise in many areas including how to judge...More

Thank Julian C
Reviewed March 28, 2016

My 16 year old niece had a private lesson with AJ. We were very concerned with safety prior to the lesson. AJ took excellent care of her and we felt very comfortable with him as an instructor. He was completely focused on her at all...More

Thank upnorthjodie
Reviewed October 23, 2015

I had a group surf lesson scheduled today at 11AM. I showed up at 10:30AM and waited until 12PM for an instructor to show. My first thought is that I hope the instructor is okay, my second thought is this appears to be a trend...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2015

Me Again. I just want to say that I had a great class with Jonathan. Initially they missed my class. But he emailed me back and offered a private 1-on-1 class which was very fun. I was be able to pop up on my first...More

Thank 877tony
Reviewed September 1, 2015

I've always wanted to learn how to surf. I can't recommend this school enough. Here's why I feel University of Surfing is the BEST place to go: We practiced 10 minutes on the beach how to do pop-ups & went right into the water. I...More

Thank fluxified
Reviewed July 27, 2015

We had a great time and a great lesson. Megan had us up and surfing within an hour and the next day Matt sent us a great little video clip of us on the boards. The most surprising part was that the wetsuits actually kept...More

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