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About Poipu Beach Surf School
Poipu Beach Surf School Kauai is owned and operated by professional waterman and former pro bodyboarder Doug Muraoka. Poipu Beach Surf School is committed to providing each of its guests with a safe, fun, friendly surfing experience. Experience and Credentials Doug and his expert staff are all lifeguard trained, CPR certified, local watermen who have been surfing and teaching for years. For your added ocean safety, an official county of Kauai lifeguard station is located right at Poipu Beach in Kauai. Connected to the Ocean Douglas Muraoka was born and raised on the island of Kauai. Doug was raised by his grandparents got introduced to the ocean at an early age because his grandparents were avid fisherman who went fishing five days a week Monday through Friday Doug having no other choice than to go fishing every day at 6 AM spent half of the day at the ocean five days a week. Doug Muraoka Professional Bodyboarder Doug seeing surfers and bodyboarders at the beach he started bodyboarding at 10 years old. Doug picked up on body boarding quick and got his first sponsor which was Poipu Surf and Sport. Doug did local bodyboard contests for years and always made the final's. Doug also qualified for the Hawaii state surfing tournament every year. In 1989 when Doug graduated high school he became a pro bodyboarder and travel mostly to California and Hawaii doing the PSAA bud professional surfing tour. In 1998 Doug won his first pro contest in the drop knee division. As years went on Doug decided to start surfing. Doug loves surfing so much that he surfs 99% of the time now. With his passion for surfing he decided he wants to teach the world to surf so everyone can see how fun the ancient Hawaiian sport of surfing really is. Doug founded Poipu Beach surf school in 2005!
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hschiloski wrote a review Yesterday
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So much fun learning to surf! The instructors got us right out there and gave me the confidence to get up on my first try!
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Jared R wrote a review Jun 8
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We had an amazing afternoon with Kamu. We are a family of 6 with kids from 8-14. Everyone had so much fun (including my wife who was nervous to try it). We have some future surfers in our family!
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Ruthie P wrote a review Jun 7
Lees Summit, Missouri, United States4 contributions
We had a blast learning how to surf, even the 50-year-old! You definitely will get up on your board!
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Date of experience: May 2021
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hbdonaghy wrote a review Jun 4
Parker, Texas1 contribution
My 3 teens had a great time with the instructor and were up on the board quickly. If you or your child has an interest, I would recommend giving this a try.
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Escape782452 wrote a review Jun 3
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This is a must! We went on the raft adventure and it was worth every penny. The majestic views ... just can’t say enough. We had the best captain (ShaKed) and CJ who provided so much information and experiences. Thank you so much!!
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