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Blue Rush Surf School

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59-720 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-9403
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Great way to start our trip

We set up surf lessons for myself, my husband and 2 kids (9 & 12) on 8/14. Matt and Stephanie were... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2015
lizzardlee
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Dahlonega, Georgia
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Perfect for the family

Wanted to get the full north shore experience so set up a family lesson with Matt. Very easy to... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2015
Schwartzbones
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“beach lesson” (3 reviews)
“north shore” (30 reviews)
“laid back” (6 reviews)
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59-720 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-9403
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Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

We set up surf lessons for myself, my husband and 2 kids (9 & 12) on 8/14. Matt and Stephanie were fantastic, fun and easy going. With their guidence all of us were able to get up and ride waves. The beach we were at...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2015

Wanted to get the full north shore experience so set up a family lesson with Matt. Very easy to hook up with for the lesson but a bit tough to find the little beach he surfs out of. perfect size waves for our beginner family....More

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Reviewed June 19, 2015

Matt was a great teacher. We had surfed before, but found that it is always easier and safer to have a guide go with us the first time to show us the ins and outs of that particular surf spot. He was easy going and...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2015

My family of 2 adults and 2 children under 12 did a surf lesson with Blue Rush Surf School. You can either book direct with Matt or ask for a lesson if visiting the North Shore on the Surf Bus. This was such a positive...More

1  Thank Katabout
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Reviewed May 31, 2015

Don't miss learning to surf from Blue Rush Surf School. My 10 and 15 year old daughters loved working with Matt! His personality/teaching style was the key to my girls having such an amazingly positive experience. If you are a very cautious parent like I...More

Thank Valerie P
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Reviewed March 25, 2015

Matt was awesome, with his guidance I was able to I pop up first time! He definitely makes sure you're ready and makes sure you know how to stand, ride and fall to prevent injury. After you get the technique down, he usually has boards...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

The lesson was great, and they didn't waste any time. They got the kids up and surfing, in no time. There was also a freelance photographer hanging out who has great action shots (he'll sell you). I would definitely recommend them to you, and use...More

Thank George M
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Reviewed February 2, 2015

Blue Rush Surf School was amazing from the get-go. After making arrangements with Matt over the phone, he texted me with location and time which was very helpful when making my way to the North Shore. He let me know how the conditions were so...More

Thank Delvatje
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Reviewed September 25, 2014

This review is a bit late, but our family travelled to Oahu, Hawaii in April 2014. My husband and I had wanted to take surf lessons but they were all so expensive. In the end we found an excellent living social deal for Blue Rush...More

1  Thank rayofsunshine8892
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Reviewed September 5, 2014

if you like the water and have never tried surfing, do it. maybe it was just me, but it wasn't as hard as it looks. i was up and running by my third wave. great instruction. can't wait to do it again. amenities available close...More

Thank hginvest
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