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3993 Maalaea Bay Pl, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-5916
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Great Personalized Instruction Away From The Crowds

Four of us booked lessons with Brian in April. Our chosen day turned out to be very windy and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
John H
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Calgary, Canada
THIS is who you want!!!

So many surf lessons to choose from on the island and Brian is the BEST! He provides 1 on 1... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KEJC10132
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Brian DeCook offers first rate personalized surfing adventures around Maui for all levels.
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3993 Maalaea Bay Pl, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-5916
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Four of us booked lessons with Brian in April. Our chosen day turned out to be very windy and raining. Brian was very accommodating and instead of pushing us to carry on in poor conditions he offered to let us re-book and even accommodated us...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So many surf lessons to choose from on the island and Brian is the BEST! He provides 1 on 1 instruction and is extremely patient and knowledgeable. Because he’s a native, he knows the best spots to surf for beginners that weren’t overly populated. If...More

Thank KEJC10132
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time surfing with Brian. He walked us through all the surfing basics and within 15 minutes, we were up on the waves. The combination of Brian's teaching and great surfing conditions (long rolling waves) made for a great morning. Highly recommend!

Thank Matthew C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 3rd trip to Maui over the course of 13 yrs. I make sure to book Brian for a surf lesson or two everytime I come. He is patient and his easy-to-follow technique will have you up and riding waves within 1 or...More

Thank RhondaO583
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I contacted Brian a month ahead about my trip. He was patient with my questions and even helped with finding lodging! Then I went to Maui and began the wonderful journey. Everyday Brian taught me in the early morning when water was amazingly clear and...More

Thank Tiantian T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found Brian with soul surfing through reviews like this and was not disappointed. We had a booking for 5 people all first timers. He was super friendly, easy to deal with, organized and good instructor. All 5 of us got up on our first...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brian was amazing and personable. His method for teaching was foolproof and straightforward. He broke it down into easy steps. Our entire group of four had successfully caught a wave by our second try! From that point forward we caught wave after wave after wave....More

Thank brhale89
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The two of us had so much fun with Brian in the water. The learning process is so good after session and therefore Brian offers shorter and more maneuverable boards. This is quite different from other surf schools where students are stuck with the same...More

Thank zh3w4ng
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Brian was amazing! He started us from zero to hero in a week (not quite heroes but we sure thought we were!!!) We were total beginners and he knew exactly what to do to get us up. Tailored instructions for each family member were always...More

Thank Robin T
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

I always dreamed about surfing and wanted to try it since the first time I saw someone catching a wave on TV when I was about 5 years old. When we decided on a family Spring Break in Maui I knew it was my chance....More

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