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Surf School Sri Lanka

| Amara Villa, Kathaluwa, Ahangama, Sri Lanka
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Excellent school for intermediate and above level surfers, not suitable for beginners

Definitely the best school I’ve been to: The daily video analysis is thorough and well-prepared... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
apfellmaennchen
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Hamburg, Germany
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Excellent coaching for intermediate and advanced surfers

I've kissed a few frogs and with Tim and his team, I have definitely found my surf-school prince... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
DarkFairyDee
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London, United Kingdom
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Surf School Sri Lanka offers you an amazing combination of the highest possible levels of surf coaching in some of the most user friendly surf conditions on the planet. We offer excellent accommodation options where the surf is on your doorstep and our practise and chill centre is unlike anything worldwide.
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| Amara Villa, Kathaluwa, Ahangama, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely the best school I’ve been to: The daily video analysis is thorough and well-prepared, and they strike a great balance of time spent at the spot and at the center. (Also the communal after-surf breakfast was super tasty, and a great opportunity to have...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for that great review . It's great to see how you pointed out the training programs and the back up we have for clients before and after the course. If clients are beginners of course if they are not heading for Sri...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

I've kissed a few frogs and with Tim and his team, I have definitely found my surf-school prince. Surf School Sri Lanka is absolutely fantastic. Tim and his team are highly knowledgeable and have great passion for what they do. Through surfing, video analysis and...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Thanks so much for that and its a great review to get as we do , as you know , highlight those male and female differences in learning to surf and really they are quite vast in some respects and not in others of course...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

I found Tim on his Youtube channel Surf Insight. Then i bumped in to him in Galle Sri Lanka and had a small chat. I been looking for a new sport in life after i quit boxing. It was very hard for me to get...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thanks so much for that and its been such a pleasure to watch you and coach you and see your development and how your conquering your fears . Watching you the other day on my new design was one of the biggest thrills I can...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

After the 4th time in Tim´s Surf School and the 2nd time in Sri Lanka I enjoy being there every time and am looking forward to come back some time soon. There is always soo much to learn which is best be done with great...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thanks so much and always good to have you here but this tie was so special to see the improvements you made.Thanks for all your hard work and see you soon.

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

We've already been to a few surf schools, but the surf school of Tim and his team is by far the best! We looked for surf school targeting advanced surfers and found it in the Surf School Sri Lanka. We enjoyed every day and improved...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Thanks so much for that review and we had so much fun coaching you and watching you develop your surfing was so good for us as coaches too. " Power Couple" indeed and we wish you many happy surfs with each other ... really inspirational...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Visited Srilanka with my 2 brothers and looked for a place we could really learn and improve our surfing and still have good time. I know Tim (the owner) from his youtube channel (best videos for all the basics and more...) but still didn't know...More

Thank Oren S
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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thanks so much for that and it was so cool to see you and your brothers making up such a great surfing team. All of you improved and I really was stoked to see how you changed your technique and discovered confidence in your backhand...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Surf School Sri Lanka is (by far) the best surfing school I have been to! During a 10 days course, I surfed with great people from all over the world, made amazing new friends, had a great time and most important significantly (almost unbelievably) improved...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi Niki... we had so much fun coaching you and watching you improve so do come back to us next season and please keep in touch with all surf related questions .. Ciao and thanks

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

5 stars is not enough for this absolutely amazing school!!! During the 5 days of my course I have learned a lot! I feel that now I can be more comfortable in the water, and this is due to the theory, the techniques and the...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thanks so much for that .. its was great to see you improve but also that we had a lot of fun with you on the course and that's so nice . I will pass on regards to the crew and we hope we see...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

I initially booked 7 days with the school and like many others have extended ! I fully agree with all the positive comments here and can assure all readers that they are 100% accurate: this IS the best surf school ! The training methodology is...More

Thank Nicolas D
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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

Thats such a fantastic review and thanks so much .. whats so great about it is that you cover how we try to continue our back up to your surfing development when you leave us .. As we have been doing with your new board...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

I booked a 7 day course but made it a 10 day one simply because I was so impressed and really seeing progress that I extended. The course covers and offers so much; safety, breathing and the mental part of the sport, incredibly professional and...More

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Surfschoollanzarote, Owner at Surf School Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thanks so much for that great review and it was so good to see the progress you made and how you took on all the techniques and theory and applied them so well. Please just keep in contact with all things surf related .. the...More

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Justinms33
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Response from Surfschoollanzarote | Property representative |
Sorry to say we dont run one day courses or teach beginners . Have a great holiday and contact Lions Rest school and see if they have a place for you ...nice people
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